Vatnshorn native birchwoods

(30 km SE of Borgarnes, partly difficult road)
The tallest growing natural birchwoods in West-Iceland with old and tall (for Iceland) birch trees in dense woodland.

This article is based on information from, with the kind permission from The Icelandic Forest Service.

Main Photo Credit: Brynja Hrafnkelsdottir.

Photo Credit: Esther Ösp Gunnarsdóttir