What to bring
The Reykjanes Peninsula is a true natural gem, a Geopark and the only place in the world where the Mid-Atlantic Ridge is visible above sea level. The landscape is somewhat reminiscent of the moon with its tuff mountains, hyaloclastite ridges, several series of craters, moss and lava stacks. The terrain is therefore challenging and important for hikers to Geldingadalir volcanic eruption to be well equipped for the hike.
Soft and comfortable hiking socks
Spikes for hiking shoes if the temperature goes below 0°C
Wool or fleece underwear
Wool or fleece sweater
Rain and wind proof outerwear
In the backpack
A packed lunch for the whole day
Snacks, such as dried fruit, chocolate and nuts
Thermos with hot chocolate, tea and coffee
First aid kit
Plastic bag for waste
The most important thing to bring is however the right state of mind. Be respectful of nature, don’t litter and don’t do anything stupid or dangerous. The weather can change quite quickly so be prepared for everything and anything. Enjoy the moment, take in every minute of this unforgettable experience and smile.