Mountaineers of Iceland are a proud supporter of the Icelandic formula off-road team, Guttinn Reborn. The Icelandic formula off-road is a Motorsport invented in Iceland during the sixties with the first tournament being held in Reykjahlíð, 1965. A variation of this sport has since then spread to other countries as well. The formula off-road is

We are proud to present our latest addition to our fleet, a monster of a truck. What kind of mammoth does it take to traverse Europe’s 2nd largest glacier, being big and sturdy enough to even cross some of the glacier’s crevices and snowy hills? Well, we found the answer… Meet BovMan II, our fleet’s

 Iceland, often called the land of fire and ice, has become known worldwide for its beautiful and unique nature. Iceland is located on a hot spot on earth resulting in a great geothermal activity and therefore we have a lot of natural hot springs and pools here. We picked out our top five hot springs, it

Emissions and reforestation When it comes to any field of our lives, we need to be aware of our environment and the precious nature that sustains all life. It is a sad fact that environmental pollution is threatening our planet and thereby our very own existence. However, there is light in the dark. When it

Here in Iceland we have a lot of waterfalls, they are almost everywhere. If you are visiting Iceland you should definitely take some time to explore the waterfalls and observe the beautiful nature that Iceland has to offer. We listed down our top 5 waterfalls in Iceland but just to be clear it was a

Believe it or not the summer has started here in Iceland. The First day of summer (Sumardagurinn fyrsti) here in Iceland was on Thursday the 20th of April. This day is a public holiday in Iceland where people often greet each other with „Gleðilegt sumar“ which means „Happy Summer“. The Icelandic nature is unique, especially

Mountaineers of Iceland have years of experience in adventure tours and navigating Langjökull glacier. There is something about this glacier, something extra ordinary. Nothing can beat the fresh Icelandic mountain air on Langjökull. We listed down some fun facts about this magical glacier. Enjoy!   Baldjökull Langjökull used to be called Balljökull > Baldjökull. In

Next week we have festivities here in Iceland from Monday – Wednesday. It is an old tradition in Denmark, Sweden, Norway, Iceland and the Faroe Islands. However, it happens to have different shapes and forms within each country. In Iceland these festivities are for three days in a row and their common features are that

When you are choosing a company to travel with in the Icelandic highlands you might want to know the people you’ll be spending your day with and guiding you through the wilderness. The Mountaineers of Iceland team boasts some amazing guides that are eager to show you the ins and outs of the country they love