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Landbrotshólar Hills

One of the routes in the Wapp-Walking app is in the Landbrotshólar hills, the most extensive pseudocrater area in Iceland. The craters are innumerable and vary in size, shape and form. The description in the Wapp explains how they were formed over 1000 years ago and how the locals utilised them in different ways in […]

Highland Farms in Jokuldalsheidi

The Wapp – Walking app has published a route between 7 ruins of highland farms and one that has been restored. It is far and difficult to walk in one day and therefore advisable to divide it in half. In one day you can take Veturhús, Víðirhólar, Háls, Hneflasel and even Heiðarsel. The other day […]

Mt. Kofri

Mt. Kofri is the signature mountain of Súðavík and the trail to the top is in the Wapp – Walking app. The peak is magnificent, very prominent where it rises from the mountain´s edge, and visible from a far in Álftafjörður. It is especially recommended to view it from the viewing platform in Kambsnes. The […]

Mt. Þyrill in the Hvalfjörður Fjord

Þyrill is morphologically beautiful and magnificent as it towers over the Þyrilsnes peninsula at the bottom of Hvalfjörður. The precipitous mountain walls rise above the surroundings and underline how distinct Þyrill is from other mountains in the region. The hike to the top is not difficult and the view of the Botnsdalur valley and the […]