Hallormsstaur National Forest

  • Hallormsstaur National Forest
  • Hallormsstaur National Forest
  • Hallormsstaur National Forest
  • Hallormsstaur National Forest
  • Hallormsstaur National Forest
  • Hallormsstaur National Forest
  • Hallormsstaur National Forest
  • Hallormsstaur National Forest
  • Hallormsstaur National Forest
  • Hallormsstaur National Forest
  • Hallormsstaur National Forest
  • Hallormsstaur National Forest
  • Hallormsstaur National Forest
  • Hallormsstaur National Forest
  • Hallormsstaur National Forest
  • Hallormsstaur National Forest
  • Hallormsstaur National Forest
  • Hallormsstaur National Forest
  • Hallormsstaur National Forest
  • Hallormsstaur National Forest

Camping & hiking in the forest

Hallormsstaur National Forest is considered to be Icelands largest forest. The forest covers an area of 740 hectares most of which is native birch. Since 1905, the forest has been the site of large scale trials of exotic species.

The forest is a popular outdoor area in a diverse landscape. There are 11 marked trails. A hiking map is in a box at the start of all the hiking trails, as well at Hotel Hallormsstadur.

Get a copy of the hiking trails in Hallormsstair here.

Hallormsstadur host arboretum a tree collection with over 80 tree species. Around summer solstice (21st June) the National Forest Day is celebrated here with food and fun for the family and the Lumberjack National Championship.

There are two camping areas in the forest: Atlavk which is located in a picturesque cover surrounded by birch woods and Hfavk that provides a higher level of service for campers.

GPS N65 05.369 W14 46.035

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  • Hallormsstaa forest

    Camping & hiking in the forest

    Hallormsstaur National Forest is cosidered to be Icelands lagest forest. The forest covers an area of 740 hectares most of which is native birch. The forest is a popular recreational area featuring marked hiking trails and an arboretum with over 80 tree species.

    There are two camping areas in the forest: Atlavk which is located in a picturesque cover surrounded by birch woods and Hfavk that provides a higher level of service for campers.

    GPS N65 05.369 W14 46.035

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