North Ice is a small family company founded in 2017.
Hvannadalshnjúkur is a magnificent place, this expedition takes you to the highest peak in Iceland and on the biggest glacier in Europe. Hiking up to the peak is not a technical climb but it requires good stamina, hiking time is from 10-14 hours.
This is amazing opportunity to explore the glacier and try out some ice climbing. This is a introduction tour so you don’t need to be a professional ice climber.
We start at Sólheimajökull parking lot. by give you some glacier gear and start the 15min hike to the glacier.
Iceland is beautiful place to try out rock climbing, put on your climbing shoes chalk up and try it out for yourself.
Rock climbing is really good why of enjoy nature and to try something new. We offer rock climbing for beginners to mid-level all from top rope, single pitch to multi pitch climbing.
Skessuhorn is one of the most fun mountains to climb close to Reykjavík. The north west ridge is a beautiful climb with an alpine feeling.
We start with one hour drive from Reykjavík heading north-west to the valley Skorradalur. When we get to our destination we will go over the task for the day. After the chat we begin the approach to the base of Skessuhorn.
Approach takes from 2 1/2 to 3 1/2 hour over swamps, rocks and beautiful landscape.
Þumall is 1279m above sea level. Back in the old days this mountain was said to be unclimbable and if you see the north wall of the column you get why. It was first climb in 1974 and did not get many visitors over the next years. This rock is a basalt column based on south edge of Vatnajökull and rise 120m over the ice cap.