Jökuldalakvísl from Air │ Iceland Landscape Photography

Documenting Iceland

by: Rafn Sig,-


Fjallabak refer to Fjallabak Nature Reserve, North Fjallbaksleið. The name ‘Fjallabak’ literally translates to ‘The Back of the Mountains’, or ‘Mountain Back’.

Fjallabak Nature Reserve (“Friðland að Fjallabaki”) is an area in the Icelandic Highlands surrounding the popular hiking destination of Landmannalaugar, protected since 1979.

The entire area is more than 500 metres above sea level and characterised by colourful mountains, geothermal valleys and volcanic activity. The colour is due to the rhyolite and obsidian making the ground appears green, blue, pink, red and . . . If you are my Supporter you get all the info at: https://www.patreon.com/RafnSig

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