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Djúpalón and Dritvík in Snæfellsnes

Snæfellsnes peninsula has always been considered a mystical place and some people have mentioned supernatural energy emanating from the glacier. The famous local Þórður from Dagverðará once said that the society around Snæfellsjökull was so incredible that the locals couldn´t make stuff up, the truth would always be far more unbelievable. Þórður himself was one […]

Mt. Kothraunskúla in Snæfellsnes peninsula

One of the Wapp trails in Snæfellsnes peninsula is on top of a small crater in Berserkjahraun lava.  Mt. Kothraunskúla is a spatter cone which erupted around 4000 years ago, one of four craters which Berserkjahraun lava flowed from. Although Mt. Kothraunskúla is not the highest mountain in the area, it has a beautiful view […]

Kothraunskúla á Snæfellsnesi

Ein af leiðunum á Snæfellsnesi er á Kothraunskúlu í Helgafellssveit. Kothraunskúla er gjallgígur sem gaus fyrir um 4000 árum og er einn af fjórum gígum sem Berserkjahraun rann frá. Þó að Kothraunskúlan sé ekki hæsta fjallið á svæðinu er mjög fallegt útsýni þaðan yfir hraunbreiðuna og í átt að Hraunsfirði, á fjöllin í kring og út […]