Snæfellsnes is a peninsula in the west. The sky is dominated by the Snæfellsjökull glacier. Dont confuse this mountain with mount Snæfell in the centre of the country. The area is declared a National Park and there are good hiking possibilities, both in the mountains and along the coast. It's a popular place for horse riding too.
- Snaefellsness area of Iceland at 1:100,000 in a series of hiking and recreational topographic maps from Sogur Utgafa, with 27 hiking and riding tracks highlighted and described in detail. The map presents detailed picture of the area’s topography, with contours at 20m intervals supplemented by spot heights and relief shading. The colouring... Read more
- Snæfellsnes area of Iceland at 1:100,000 in a series of detailed hiking and recreational topographic maps from Mál og menning - the country`s leading cartographic publishers, with beautiful drawings of local birds and tourist information. An enlargement shows the western part of the peninsula with the Snæfellsjökull in greater detail at... Read more