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

The colonization of Iceland by Norse settlers and people from the western lands, i.e. Ireland and Scottish islands, took place in the second half of the 9th century. Íslendingabók (Book of Icelanders), written by Ari the wise tells the tale of explorations by a Norse man who set out to sail to Faroe Islands just