Elevation (feet): 3,094
Elevation (meters): 943
Continent: Europe
Country: Iceland
Range/Region: Iceland
Difficulty: Walk up
Nearest major airport: Keflavik
Convenient Center: Landmannalaugar Huts

Thanks to carson for adding this peak.

Blahnukur is a mountain in Landmannalaugar. It is across from the famous rainbow colored Brennisteinsalda volcano. The hike from the campgrounds (600m) to the top (943m) is manageable but strenuous; the steep grade and high latitude make this hike deceiving.

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Trip Reports

NOTE: Trip reports were previously called "Summit Logs" - same feature, new name

There are 2 trip reports for Blahnukur.

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  • Log #20975 - by Alan Grinberg on Aug 25, 2007
    It probably takes longer to get to the trailhead to climb this mountain than to do the actual climb. It is a spectacular day hike, and not very difficult. The surrounding environment in...
  • Log #16684 - by Simon Holt on July 30, 2004
    Do this on a clear day - the views around the Landmannalaugar region are stunning, and you'll regret missing them if you do it in cloud! A good day out from the huts, but nothing overly strenuous as...