North-Eastern Iceland (hiking) impressions


Being here in the very North-East of Iceland some impressions of the places, colours and mountains around us…

I just liked the colour combination Zwinkerndes Smiley

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The boots in the window were the best

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Fish factory supplies

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Heating engine

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A bit of sky

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So red, so green

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A little bit weather-worn, isn’t it?

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What a sky!

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a refuge hut on the start of our walk (it might look like being used for a different intention, but we checked – it’s a shelter!)

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View over the bay

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This pass we are about to tackle

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on top of the pass

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volcanic formations everywhere

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The basalt on top withers away slower than the rhyolite below leaving these spikes

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alpine feeling

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inside the volcano crater (actually there are smaller craters inside a bigger one)

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water flowing over a stone

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sheer beauty

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very strange patterns in the stone

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making our ascent on the other side of the bowl (another pass…)

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and the views from above

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the last descent

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towards the sea

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Phew – after 6,5 hours of hiking we were pretty well exhausted but happy. Especially to have such a splendid weather

Kategorien:Iceland

1 Kommentar

  1. Neid, ekliger, schleimiger, gelber Neid!!!!

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