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Botnstjörn Pond, Ásbyrgi is a 0.8 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Húsavík, Northeastern, Iceland that features a lake. The trail is good for all skill levels and is primarily used for hiking, walking, nature trips, and bird watching.

Length 0.8 mi Elevation gain 203 ft Route type Loop

Kid friendly

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Nature trips

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Bird watching

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There are several easy and interesting routes in the bottom of Ásbyrgi, starting at the car park. A walk down stone steps leads to a platform at the small pond, Botnstjörn. There is also a nice view over the pond from a platform located underneath the west wall of the canyon. The route to this platform, from the parking lot, is suitable for people with restricted mobility. A few steps from the platform are stone steps that lead up to a small hill with a nice view over the Ásbyrgi canyon.

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Simina Florea
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Á-1 Botnstjörn pond Distance: 1 km (circle) with other possibilities. Asbyrgi_Utsynishaed_Helga_2010Walking time: ½ -1 hr Starting point: At the innermost car park in Ásbyrgi canyon. Path difficulty: From the car park to the upper platform, under the west wall of the canyoun - Green route. Other routes in the area are mostly easy - Blue route. There are several easy and interesting routes in the bottom of Ásbyrgi, starting at the car park. A walk down stone steps leads to a platform at the small pond, Botnstjörn. There is also a nice view over the pond from a platform located underneath the west wall of the canyon. The route to this platform, from the parking lot, is suitable for people with restricted mobility. A few steps from the platform are stone steps that lead up to a small hill with a nice view over the Ásbyrgi canyon. http://www.vatnajokulsthjodgardur.is/english/what-to-see/hiking-routes/the-jokulsargljufur-canyon/asbyrgi/

Kuba K.
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Stephan A.
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Francis Downs
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Mary Kay Ruby
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Karen Foster
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Elizabeth Reynolds
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Dan McCoy
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Runar Petursson
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Deborah Lee
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Nick Jiang
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Eric Vilbs
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