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Búrfellsgjá Lava Channel

One of the most beautiful trails in the Reykjavik area is through Búrfellsgjá Lava Channel. Mt. Búrfell was formed in a single volcanic eruption just over eight thousand years ago. Fissure (gjá) is really not the correct term for Búrfellsgjá because it is essentially a beautiful and seemingly intact lava channel, just over three kilometres […]

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 […]