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Best trails in Snæfellsbær

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Looking for a great trail near Snæfellsbær, Western? AllTrails has 13 great hiking trails, views trails, walking trails and more, with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers, and nature lovers like you. You'll also find some great local park options, like Ströndin við Stapa og Hellna or Snaefellsjokull National Park. Just looking to take a quick stroll? We've got 9 easy trails in Snæfellsbær ranging from 0.6 to 1.9 miles and from 19 to 1,210 feet above sea level. Start checking them out and you'll be out on the trail in no time!
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Map of trails in Snæfellsbær
Top trails (13)
#1 - Arnarstapi - Gatklettur - Hellnar
Ströndin við Stapa og Hellna
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Length: 1.9 mi • Est. 47 m
Nice hike along the coast. The departure is from the village of Arnarstapi which is a small fisher village in order to reach the village of Hellnar. The trail goes through Gatklettur, which is famous for the natural rock formation. Enjoy the of the Snaefellsnes peninsula and the Snæfellsjökull glacier.Show more
#2 - Djúpalónssandur - Dritvík - Aflraunasteinar
Snaefellsjokull National Park
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Length: 2.1 mi • Est. 51 m
Djúpalónssandur is a sandy beach and bay on foot of Snæfellsjökull. It's also called Djúpalónssandur or the Black Lava Pearl Beach. You will find 4 differently sized stones. . You reach the beach by walking down the Nautastígur trail and they are two freshwater lagos called Djúpulón . Then you will see the spectacular rock Gatklettur. Aflraunasteinar is also located on its trail. They are famous lifting stones to measure the strength.Show more
#3 - Rauðfeldsgjá Gorge
Snaefellsjokull National Park
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Length: 0.6 mi • Est. 26 m
Rauðfeldsgjá is a beautiful gorge in Botnsfjall Mountain on the Snæfellsnes Peninsula. It's a deep, high and narrow ravine. It has a dramatic story and a family tragedy. You can walk up to and climb inside but only during the summer time.Show more
#4 - Búðir - Miðhús Trail
Snæfellsbær, Western, Iceland
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Length: 8.9 mi • Est. 3 h 44 m
This trail is located on the Snaefellsnes Peninsula which is also called Iceland in minature. The trail starts next to the hotel Búðir and goes to the small hamlet in Búðahraun lava fields in Staðarsveit. The path finished next to the farm Miðhús and the lake Miðhúsavatn.Show more
#5 - Nyjabúd
Snaefellsjokull National Park
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Length: 0.8 mi • Est. 20 m
Outstanding trail combining views of Snæfellsjökull, the ocean, and the lava fields in between!Show more
#6 - Bjarnarfoss
Snæfellsbær, Western, Iceland
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Length: 1.3 mi • Est. 47 m
An impressive and easy to access waterfall.Show more
#7 - Lóndrangar
Snæfellsbær, Western, Iceland
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Length: 1.6 mi • Est. 47 m
#8 - Skarðsvík Beach
Snæfellsbær, Western, Iceland
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Length: 0.1 mi • Est. 3 m
#9 - Svödufoss
Snæfellsbær, Western, Iceland
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Length: 1 mi • Est. 30 m
#10 - Snaefellsjokull Glacier
Snæfellsbær, Western, Iceland
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Length: 5.9 mi • Est. 4 h 15 m
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