Skógar – Þórsmörk Trekking

This weekend I joined a trekking expedition from Skógar to Þórsmörk. The 25km hiking trail from Skógar, over the Fimmvörðuháls pass between the Eyjafjallajökull and Mýrdalsjökull ice caps, then down the other side to Þórsmörk, offers spectacular views and traverses lava from the 2010 eruption at Eyjafjallajökull (description source). The trek was organized by Útivist, one … Continue reading Skógar – Þórsmörk Trekking

Iceland Weekly Report 3 – Photo Edition

Time is flying by fast and the end of the third working week has passed. This week I was mostly mastering the art of brush cutting on different sites in Thjorsardalur. On Monday we've finished clearing the brushes around a section of  the local forest road system. It ended at the top of a hill … Continue reading Iceland Weekly Report 3 – Photo Edition