Winter conditions in Ásbyrgi and Vesturdalur/Hljóðaklettar

The road inside Ásbyrgi on 9 January 2018.
The road inside Ásbyrgi on 9 January 2018.

Ásbyrgi: The whole Ásbyrgi area is covered with a thick layer of snow. Snow shoes are recommended. The road inside Ásbyrgi is passable for 4x4 jeeps only.

The campground in Ásbyrgi closed on October 31 – it will re-open as soon as conditions allow in the spring of 2018, probably early May.

Vesturdalur: All hiking trails are covered with snow. The road to Vesturdalur is closed and will remain closed until summer 2018, probably early June. The campground in Vesturdalur will open simultaneously.

Further information about road conditions: http://www.road.is/travel-info/road-conditions-and-weather/northeast-iceland-road-conditions-map/

 


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