474 m
259 m
13,34 km

9930 maal bekeken, 148 maal gedownload

in de buurt Hveragerðisbær, Suðurland (Lýðveldið Ísland)

Why bother with Moab? This route is quite technical and a lot of fun. There's a bit of hiking and carrying involved (nothing too dramatic) but instead you are rewarded with a spectacular view and some very unique grippy sand-stone on the top.
You start from the road to Nesjavellir on the top of the first hill and follow the jeep track up the hill and later the wooden sticks that mark the hiking path. You can follow the sticks more or less all the way. When you finally hit bottom again follow the single track north back to where you left the car.
Remember a spare tube ;)

More info about the route are available here (in Icelandic): http://www.or.is/media/PDF/Leid_1.pdf

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3 opmerkingen

  • Foto van Larusarni

    Larusarni 12-aug-2012

    Ik heb deze route gevolgd  Bekijk in detail

    Technically demanding and scenic. The said sandstone is truly grippy and fun to ride.

  • ManyRevolutions 29-aug-2015

    Ik heb deze route gevolgd  Bekijk in detail

    Great ride along the tops. Sandstone section are good fun. Beware that the ride back along the valley is on sand shingle farm track that is not so buzzy - you can of course turn around and ride the ridgeline back... (recommended)

  • Foto van Ballenapez

    Ballenapez 30-aug-2015

    There is another version of this track called "Snaran", also to be found on Wikiloc
    It basically goes back over the mountains but with a really cool twist. Its a much more fun route even though it requires a bit of hike and bike. But it's worth it