Explore the most popular Parks in Capital with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers and nature lovers like you.

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29 days ago

"moderate" in Icelandic has a different meaning than in the U.S. Still a class 4 trail, but I had a few moments thinking " this CANT be the right path". I'm glad I had the all trails app on record, so that I could be sure. All that said, this was one of the most beautiful and rewarding hikes I've done. If this is what Valhalla looks like, I'm ready.

hiking
7 months ago

Spectacular views from the top. Note to first timers: most other sources of information can mislead you and point towards other places called Helgafell in Iceland or even to the lower formation next to Helgafell; stick to the route here and look for the highest peak of the two.

on Helgafell

hiking
8 months ago

Good for a quick jaunt up a mountain. Flat and easy for the first 0.9 miles before the moderate section straight to the top. If you take the right fork on the way down, it is more moderate but sandy and loose with gravel so watch your step.

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Wednesday, June 28, 2017