The Jökulsárhlaup

Northeastern Region, Iceland

About the trail

The The Jökulsárhlaup is a 32 km trail that starts in Northeastern Region, Iceland and ends in Northeastern Region, Iceland. The trail is considered to be easy to hike and has a total elevation gain of 340m. Normally the trail takes 2 days to complete but can be finished in as little as 1 day.

The warmest months are June, July, and August and the coldest months are December, January, and February. The wettest months are September, October, and November and the driest months are June, July, and August.


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  • Trail Length

    32 km

  • No. of Stages

    2 Stages

  • Elevation Gain

    340 m

  • Elevation Loss

    1051 m

  • Average Elevation per KM

    11 m

  • Max Elevation

    327 km

  • Medium


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