The Laugavegur Trail - Iceland 2020

Trip Information

Iceland's most famous hiking trail, The Laugavegur Trail, is known worldwide for its astounding and breathtaking sceneries. Join us on this 5 day trekking adventure where we experience the highlands of Iceland and its diverse landscapes. Glaciers, bubbling hot springs, fields of lava, multi-colored mountains and much much more! Plus 2 days before and after for sight seeing.

Your fee will include flights, care rental, 4 nights accomodations, breakfast and dinners on the trail, shuttle service, parking, and your trail permits and fees. 

You will be responsible for your on trail snacks and lunches, off trail food, and any other purchases you might wish to make. 

Itinerary

Thursday, July 23, 2020

Meet at Toronto Airport for Departure

Friday, July 24, 2020

Free Time to explore Iceland.

Organize and pack backpacks for trail.

Saturday, July 25, 2020

6:30am - Wake up, begin breakfast

7:30am - Check out, begin travel to Trail Head

11:00am - Begin Hike

5:00pm - Reach First Camp

Sunday, July 26, 2020

7:00am - Wake begin breakfast

9:00am - Begin days hike

5:00pm - Arrive Camp

Monday, July 27, 2020

7:00am - Wake begin breakfast

9:00am - Begin days hike

5:00pm - Arrive Camp

Tuesday, July 28, 2020

7:00am - Wake begin breakfast

9:00am - Begin days hike

5:00pm - Arrive Camp

Wednesday, July 29, 2020

7:00am - Wake begin breakfast

9:00am - Begin days hike

5:00pm - Arrive Shuttle 

11:00pm - Arrive back in Keflavík, Check in to Motel

Thursday, July 30, 2020

Free Day

Evening, organize and pack to head home

Friday, July 31, 2020

Drive to airport, return rental car, depart for Toronto

Required

Equipment

(Personal)

 

Clothing (Wearing)

  • Non-cotton underwear. 

  • Merino wool hiking socks

  • Convertible Hiking Pants/Hiking Pants

  • Non-cotton t-shirt

  • Hat

  • 3/4 hiking boots

Clothing (Packed)

  • Non-cotton underwear

  • Merino wool socks

  • Shorts (If wearing non-convertible pants)

  • Short Sleeve Hiking Shirt

  • Long Sleeve Hiking Shirt

  • Fleece Sweater

  • Camp shoes (Sandles, Water Shoes)

  • Rain Jacket / Rain Pants

  • Light sleep clothes

Hygene

  • Toothpaste

  • Toothbrush

  • Pack Towel

  • Pack Washcloth

  • Sun Screen

  • Bug Spray

  • Lip Balm

  • Personal Medications

Gear

  • 60-70L Backpack

  • Rain Fly for Pack

  • Headlamp

  • Sleeping Pad

  • Sleeping Bag

  • Pillow (optional)

  • Watch

  • Knife / Multitool

  • Food Dish/Bowl

  • Cup

  • Spork

  • 2 x 1L Nalgene Bottles

  • Extra Batteries (headlamp, camera, ect)

  • Repair Kit (toggles, paracord, buckles)

  • Emergency Whistle

Personal

  • Zip or Velcro Walet

  • Identification

  • Health Card

  • Bank Card / Credit Card

  • Cash

Extras (Optional)

  • Phone / MP3 Player

  • Earphones

  • Hiking Poles

  • Camera

Required Equipment

(Teams)

 

Shelter

  • Ten​t (Freestanding)

Cooking / Kitchen

  • Camp Stove / Windscreen

  • Stove Fuel

  • Lighter / Matches

  • Pot

  • Food Bag

  • Food

Required Equipment

(Group)

 

Shelter

  • Guide Tarp(s)

  • Paracord

Cooking / Kitchen

  • Water Filtration System

Hygene

  • Poop Kit

  • Clothes Line

Navigation

  • GPS Unit

  • Satellite Communicator

  • Topo Maps

  • Compass

  • Notebook / Pencil

First Aid / Emergency

  • First Aid Kit

  • Repair Kit (Tent Patch, Pole Repair, ect.)

Food

 

DAY ONE

Breakfast: Restaurant

1st Snack: BYO

Lunch: BYO

2nd Snack: BYO

Dinner: Freeze Dried Meal

DAY TWO

Breakfast: Oatmeal

1st Snack: BYO

Lunch: BYO

2nd Snack: BYO

Dinner: Freeze Dried Meal

DAY THREE

Breakfast: Oatmeal

1st Snack: BYO

Lunch: BYO

2nd Snack: BYO

Dinner: Freeze Dried Meal

DAY FOUR

Breakfast: Oatmeal

1st Snack: BYO

Lunch: BYO

2nd Snack: BYO

Dinner: Freeze Dried Meal

DAY FIVE

Breakfast: Oatmeal

1st Snack: BYO

Lunch: BYO

2nd Snack: BYO

Dinner: Freeze Dried Meal

(BYO = Bring Your Own)

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