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Landmannalaugar - Brennisteinsalda peak (Iceland)

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Distance
4.3 mi
Elevation gain
1,257 ft
Technical difficulty
Easy
Elevation loss
1,089 ft
Max elevation
2,907 ft
TrailRank 
37
Min elevation
1,804 ft
Trail type
Loop
Time
2 hours 38 minutes
Coordinates
342
Uploaded
October 1, 2007
Recorded
August 2007
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near Skeiðflötur, Vestur-Skaftafellssysla (Ísland)

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Itinerary description

Easy hike from the landmannalaugar base camp to the summit of Brenninsteinsalda mountain. The trail goes through a lava field and steam and hot water pouring rock formations. The views from the summit are gorgeous (if weather permits!).

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PictographPanorama Altitude 2,896 ft
Photo ofBrenninsteinsalda summit

Brenninsteinsalda summit

If weather permits, the views from the summit are impressive

PictographPanorama Altitude 2,076 ft
Photo ofLava field

Lava field

Views to a lava field landscape on the way up to Brenninsteinsalda peak

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