Kristján hails from Reykjavík, but has lived in Copenhagen, Denmark, Malmö, Berlin, and in the US, Denver and Boston. He started working for IMG in October of 2015. Before yah a guide for us, he was a mountain hut warden, a guide for hikes in the highlands, taught at an elementary school, wrote for magazines, and was a researcher for Helsingborg city.
Some of his hobbies include walking, running, skiing, writing, and playing basketball. He feels that the best place in Iceland is the steam bath at Grímsfjall hut on Vatnajökull.
His professional qualifications/experience include:
Rescue team training with Björgunarsveitin Ársæll