Herðubreið – Climbing, Hiking & Mountaineering

  • Elevation: 1682 m
  • Difficulty:
  • Best months to climb: April, May, June, July, August, September, October
  • Convenient center: Akureyri

Herðubreið Climbing Notes

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Herðubreið Location Map

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10 other mountain peaks closest to Herðubreið:

1. Askja (1516 m) 25.4 km
2. Hverfjall (420 m) 53.1 km
3. Trölladyngja (1468 m) 53.5 km
4. Kverkfjoll (1920 m) 61.7 km
5. Krafla (650 m) 64.9 km
6. Theistareykjarbunga (564 m) 81.5 km
7. Bardarbunga (2000 m) 83.1 km
8. Bárðarbunga (2009 m) 83.1 km
9. Tungnafellsjokull (1535 m) 89.7 km
10. Grímsvötn or Grimsvotn (1725 m) 96.7 km