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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!

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Adventurer of the Week

Adventurer of the Week: Bethany tastes the Icelandic Guiding Adventures

Bethany facilitated the wilderness first responder training to guides and went on a tour with us to experience the Icelandic guide life. Since the early 90’s, she has worked as an instructor, which includes...

Adventurer of the Week: Sydney explores a Lava Cave!

On their adventure trip through Iceland, Sydney and her best friend Sophie were able to visit a lava cave! This adventure into a well hidden cave included crawling through the partly narrow  sections and...

Adventurer of the Week: Sonia hikes through the Icelandic Highlands

This time, our Adventurer of the Week comes from Australia! Sonia and her sister had a fantastic adventure on Laugavegur: crossing rivers, enjoying the good company, the food and the breathtaking...

Adventurer of the Week: Nicolas prepares for the Mountains!

Its obvious that Nicolas is an Icelandophile, having visited many times and explored many different areas of the country. This time around, Nicolas joined us for the Mountaineering Skills Course where he...

Adventurer of the Week: George Does the Glacier!

Our “Adventurer of the Week” series features individuals that were inspired to make every moment an experience in Iceland by going out on epic tours with us that allowed them to interact with nature. This...

Adventurer of the Week: Kate Tames the Beast

Kate wanted an adventure, and boy did she get one! Her guide Tryggvi pushed her to the limit, and she along with her fiancé conquered more than she could ever have believed on her ice climbing adventure...

Adventurer of the Week: Chelsea gets Engaged and Walks on Ice!

Chelsea got very lucky indeed. Not only did she get proposed to, but the very next day, her fiancé whisked her away to Iceland! As part of the surprise trip, Sean booked a glacier walk with us on...