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  • Borgarfjörður Eystri, Iceland

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    • Borgarfjörður Eystri, Iceland

      Camp in and Explore Borgarfjörður Eystri

      Every corner of Iceland will continue to surprise you in the most delightful way. Making the journey to the northeastern coast is no exception.Borgarfjörður Eystri will provide you with panoramic mountain views, harbor exploration and the chance to photograph as many puffins as your heart desires...
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    • Borgarfjarðurhofnvegur, Iceland

      Visit the Puffins of Hafnarholmi

      0.1 mi / 30 ft gain
      Located in the remote northeast corner of Iceland, the newly built harbor of Hafnarholmi lies just a few miles north of Borgarfjodur Eystri (aka Bakkagerdi). While the harbor is new, the puffin colony is not and it is easier than ever to access the grassy mounds where they like to build their nes...
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    • Seyðisfjörður, Iceland

      Hike the Tvísöngur Loop

      2.5 mi / 900 ft gain
      Park at the gravel lot across from the Brimberg Fish Factory (the parking lot is marked with a sign for Tvísöngur).  Walk up the gravel road in the back of the parking lot, which has a few switchbacks and after 10-15 minutes you will arrive at Tvísöngur.  Tvísöngur is a sound sculpture that was b...
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    • Hengifoss Track, Iceland

      Hike to Hengifoss

      3.1 mi / 984.3 ft gain
      From Egilsstaðir, take the Ring Road (Highway 1) towards Fellabær.  Turn left onto Road 931 directly after the bridge crossing of Lake Lagarfljot.  Drive 35 km until you see the parking area on the right side of the road after an intersection on your left.  At the parking area is a bathroom, and ...
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    • Jökuldalsvegur, Iceland

      Stuðlagil Canyon

      5 mi
      The round trip is approximately 8km, and one might need to forge one's own path, but the hike there is definitely worthwhile. To get there from Egilsstaðir, drive along the gravel road (Jökuldalsvegur) for about 14km, and you will see a sign on the left of a farm called Klaustursel. Follow the pa...
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