Hiking trails in
TRAILS EAST ICELAND
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you decide to hike in Iceland, and regardless of the length of the trails,
you can in most cases wander off the trodden path and make detours to
enjoy and experience more. Each mountain is a challenge. The mountain huts are ideal centres for
such detours, i.e. spending some time there to explore the surrounding
areas more thoroughly.
Following is a description of all known, marked trails in the area, and
some unmarked as well.
The estimated hiking time is based on comfortable tempo (2,5-4 kilometres
per hour), but it always depends on how much time is spent for stops
Please, always respect nature, be careful, and do not disturb grazing
animals unneccesarily. Remember to stick as much as possible to the
A word of advice! Only leave your footprints behind, and only take
your memories with you!
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