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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Ridden Direction
Trailforks scans users ridelogs to determine the most popular direction each trail is ridden. A good flowing trail network will have most trails flowing in a single direction according to their intension.
The colour categories are based on what percentage of riders are riding a trail in its intended direction.
  • > 96%
  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
Trail Last Ridden
Trailforks scans ridelogs to determine the last time a trail was ridden.
  • < 2 days
  • < 1 week
  • < 2 weeks
  • < 1 month
  • < 6 months
  • > 6 months
Trail Ridden Direction
The intended direction a trail should be ridden.
  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
ContributeDetails
Colors indicate trail is missing specified detail.
  • Description
  • Photos
  • Description & Photos
  • Videos
Trail Popularity ?
Trailforks scans ridelogs to determine which trails are ridden the most in the last 9 months. Trails are compared with nearby trails in the same city region with a possible 25 colour shades. Think of this as a heatmap, more rides = more kinetic energy = warmer colors.
  • most popular
  • popular
  • less popular
  • not popular

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Trail Difficulties
  • Access Road/Trail
  • White
  • Green
  • Blue
  • Black
  • Double Black Diamond

Trail Report Status
  • Clear / Green
  • Minor Issue / Yellow
  • Significant Issue / Amber
  • Closed

  • Land Owner Overlay
  • Wilderness (typically no bikes in USA)
  • BLM (public)
  • USFS (Wildlife sanctuaries darker than usfs)
  • State land
  • Indigenous
  • Military
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
  • Map Markers
  • trail Trail Head
  • photo Photo
  • place Directory Listing
  • region Riding Area
  • TTF TTF
  • Parking Parking
  • Viewpoint Viewpoint
  • Information Information
  • Warning Warning
  • Directions Directions
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • Gate Gate
  • Camping Camping
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Table or Bench eBike Charging Point
  • Other Other
      This mountain is the home of the local ski resort in the winter and holds nice bike trails for the the summer.
      It's also the city's fresh water source and all fuel powered vehicles banned from the whole mountain area.
      Primary Trail Type: All-Mountain & Downhill
      Gönguskíðaskáli Parking google parking directions
      Links
      This region uses the Uk/Euro style trail grading system.
      Region Supporters & Maintainers
      Bike Park Details
      • 6
      • 6
      • 8
      • 1

      Region Status
      Open as of Aug 31, 2019 ago
      Day Ticket
      1000 ISK
      Uplift Type
      Chair Lift
      Local Trail Association
      local trail association
      HFA
      (www.hfa.is)

      Hike Stats

      Trails (view details)
      2
      Trails Mountain Bike
      24
      Trails E-Bike
      6
      Trails Hike
      2
      Trails Trail Running
      2
      Trails Horse
      1
      Trails Dirtbike
      1
      Trails Observed Trials
      1
      Trails ATV/ORV/OHV
      1
      Trails Snowmobile
      1
      Trails Snowshoe
      1
      Trails Downhill Ski
      1
      Trails Backcountry Ski
      1
      Trails Nordic Ski
      1
      Total Distance
      4 miles
      Total Descent Distance
      3 miles
      Total Descent
      1,896 ft
      Total Vertical
      3,169 ft
      Reports
      73
      Ridden Counter
      1

      Popular Hlíðarfjall Hiking Trails

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      Photos of Hlíðarfjall

      7 |
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      8 |
      Aug 10, 2019 @ 9:45am
      Aug 10, 2019
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      Aug 10, 2019 @ 9:10am
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      Videos of Hlíðarfjall

      Afternoon Jumps @ Hlíðarfjall Iceland
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      Hlíðarfjall Downhill Trail
      323 | Jul 14, 2016 , Akureyri

      Recent Trail Reports

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      Harðarvarða
      Jul 22, 2019 @ 8:24am
      Jul 22, 2019
      Variablesigurdur TRAILFORKSMountain Bike
      Glerárdalur Access Road
      Jul 16, 2019 @ 7:03pm
      Jul 16, 2019
      Variablesigurdur TRAILFORKSMountain Bike

      Activity Feed

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      user #1117873sigurduraddtrailGlerárdalur Access Path
      Aug 25, 2019 @ 5:27pm
      Aug 25, 2019
      user #1886562birkirkwishlisttrailHarðarvarða
      Aug 22, 2019 @ 3:19pm
      Aug 22, 2019
      user #1117873sigurdurupdatetrailGlerárdalur - Glerárstífla 2
      Aug 19, 2019 @ 2:10am
      Aug 19, 2019
      user #1117873sigurduraddtrailDown to the bridge
      Aug 18, 2019 @ 4:29pm
      Aug 18, 2019
      user #1117873sigurdurupdatetrailHarðarvarða
      Aug 13, 2019 @ 4:45pm
      Aug 13, 2019

      Nearby Areas

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      Fálkafell 5 21.9 km
      Kjarnaskógur 7 5 13.6 km
      Vaglaskógur 2 19.8 km
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