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Welcome to the official blog of Icelandic Mountain Guides, Iceland's trusted outdoor adventure company, offering a great selection of guided tours.  Here you can learn more about Iceland's beautiful nature, travel tips and all sorts of useful information to help you make the most of your time in Iceland. Cheers!

Adventurer of the Week: Ben Explores, Hikes and Climbs!

Welcome to our “Adventurer of the Week” series! Each week we will feature individuals that were inspired to make every moment an experience in Iceland by going out on epic tours with us that allowed them...

The Volcanic Trails, Part1/3

This is the first in a three-part series, detailing the stages of the Volcanic Trails.  The Other Highlands When it comes to hiking and trekking trails through the Icelandic highlands, the Laugavegur,...

Adventurer of the Week: Chris Escapes England!

Welcome to our “Adventurer of the Week” series! Each week we will feature individuals that were inspired to make every moment an experience in Iceland by going out on epic tours with us that allowed them to...

Hike to the Centre of the Earth

What’s that over there? It’s 100km/ 62miles from Reykjavik,  but in the evening light you can see it quite clearly. If you aren’t familiar with the sight, you can’t help but wonder, what is it? If you see...

Adventurer of the Week: Amy Gets Haled!

Welcome to our “Adventurer of the Week” series! Each week we feature individuals that were inspired to make every moment an experience in Iceland by going out on epic tours with us that allowed them to...

10 Typical Things About The Icelanders

Jordi runs a Spanish blog about Iceland, and he has been in Iceland for a while, going on four years! In this time, he has noticed a few things about the Icelanders, cultural habits that mark their...

Adventurer of the Week: Natassia and the Glaciers

Welcome to our “Adventurer of the Week” series! Each week we will feature individuals that were inspired to make every moment an experience in Iceland by going out on epic tours with us that allowed them to...