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jhorner18


Aug 24, 2008, 5:52 PM
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I am planning a trip to Iceland next june and am looking for info on climbing there. What's good, where to go etc.. Any help would be appreciated.


lumineferusother


Dec 10, 2008, 1:07 AM
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Let me know what you find!


qwert


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If you are going in june, the chances to get climbing seem to be quite small.
as far as i understand, most of iceland is iceclimbing. At least the icelanders i have talked to, dont know good rock.
There might be some, but iceland is definetely not a top rockclimbing destination.

qwert


JimTitt


Dec 15, 2008, 6:50 AM
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Err, http://www.outdoors.is/rock-climbing
Jim


Ned_Ludd


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this site seems to be down... anyone know of any online info for iceland rock routes?


JimTitt


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A lot of things donīt work in Iceland since I posted that link, like the economy, the banks.....
There is a topo guide to the biggest climbing area called Hnappavellir 2012, online no idea whatīs available.
Iceland isnīt exactly a sport-climbing mecca though!


Ned_Ludd


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ya i want to stop and see it befre going back to canada. does anyone know what kind of rock it is, i am assuming volcanic... any good for trad? any information is helpful Smile


JimTitt


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Just Google Hnappavellir climbing or something similar and you get videos and stuff. Its bolted volcanic.


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