Iceland

 
Skogar – Thorsmork, Iceland, 2000

Skogar – Thorsmork, Iceland, 2000

Distance :  15.5 miles (25 km) Avg.Time :  8 – 10 hours Start / Finish : Skogar – Thorsmork Both trailheads are serviced by regular public transport.  See NAT – Nordic Adventure Travel for bus timetables. It is 3 hours by bus from Reykjavik to Skogar and 3.5 hrs from the capital to Thorsmork. Season : […]

 
Skaftafell National Park, Iceland, 2000

Skaftafell National Park, Iceland, 2000

Avg.Time :  5 hours Start / Finish : Skaftafell Visitors Centre. Click here for transport options to and from Skaftafell. Season :  June to September Maps / Info : Click here for a comprehensive overview of Skaftafell National Park, in addition to a basic downloadable trail map. For a more detailed map, try the Landmaelingar […]

 
Jokulsargljufur National Park, Iceland, 2000

Jokulsargljufur National Park, Iceland, 2000

Distance:  34km Avg. Time:  2 days Start / Finish: Dettifoss – Asbyrgi Click here for details of getting to and from Jokulsargljufur National Park. Season :  June to September Maps / Info: Jokulsargljufur means ‘glacial river canyon’ in Icelandic. Lonely Planet’s Iceland guidebook gives an overview of the route between Dettifoss and Asbyrgi. Check the […]

 
Skogar-Landmannalauger, Iceland, 2000

Skogar-Landmannalauger, Iceland, 2000

Distance :  78km Avg.Time :  4 days Start / Finish : Skogar – Landmannalauger Click here for transport details to and from the trailheads. Most of my time in Iceland was spent on a mountain bike. Skogar represented the finishing point to what had been a fantastic five weeks of cycling. Whilst I set off […]