Síldarmannagötur Route

The hike from Botnsdalur to Skorradalur is called Síldarmannagötur and is relatively well-known among experienced hikers in Iceland. It is considered a comfortable walk and sometimes people hike back and forth in a day. The view of Botnsvogur and Hvalfjörður, as well as Skorradalur and the lake is gorgeous and easy to get caught up […]


Gönguleiðin úr Botnsdal í Skorradal kallast Síldarmannagötur og er nokkuð þekkt meðal göngufólks og upplagt að fara hana með Wappinu.  Hún þykir þægileg og er stundum farin fram og til baka á einum degi. Útsýnið yfir Botnsvoginn og Hvalfjörðinn og einnig yfir Skorradalinn og Skorradalsvatnið er undurfallegt og auðvelt að gleyma sér yfir því þegar […]

Glymur waterfall

Glymur waterfall is situated in the Botnsdalur valley in Hvalfjörður fjord. The river Botnsá runs from Hvalvatn lake and falls into the 200 m high Glymur canyon creating the waterfall. It has been described as the highest waterfall in Iceland but the exact height is somewhat disputed and the numbers 196 m and 198 m […]