Golf Club Kjolur was founded on the 7th of December 1980.
Its first golf course was constructed on the property of farm Leirvogstunga.
In May 1983, the club was alloted the land, where it is now. The
construction work was finished in 1986 and it was opened in July.
This town enjoys thermal activity and
quite a few greenhouses have been built there. Since 1933 it has supplied
the capital area with natural hot water for house heating, swimming pools
etc. Every day thousands of tons of hot water are
pumped through the pipelines from more than 100
boreholes in the mountains of Mosfellsbaer. The Nobel Prize laureate for
literature in 1955, Halldor Laxnes (1902-1998),