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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Ridden Direction

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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 Ridden Direction

The intendid direction a trail should be ridden.

  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction

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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 or Major Issue / Red

  • 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 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
  • Other Other
      This mountain is the home of the local ski resort in the winter and holds a few bike trails for the the summer.
      It's also the city's fresh water source and are motor powered vehicles banned from most of the whole mountain area.
      Primary Trail Type: All-Mountain & Downhill
      Region Details
      • 7
      • 1
      • 4
      • 2


      Open on Nov 30, 2018
      Local Trail Association
      local trail association
      HFA
      (www.hfa.is)

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Global Ranking
      #2,912
      Trails (view details)
      14
      Trails Mountain Bike
      14
      Trails E-Bike
      4
      Trails Hike
      7
      Trails Trail Running
      7
      Total Distance
      11 miles
      Total Descent Distance
      7 miles
      Total Descent
      4,746 ft
      Total Vertical
      1,981 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      2,561 ft
      Reports
      53
      Photos
      11
      Ridden Counter
      139

      Photos of Hliðarfjall Mountain Bike

      trail: Glerá Bridge
      14 |
      Jul 27, 2018 @ 2:57am
      Jul 27, 2018
      Glerá Bridge, Akureyri
      trail: Access Trail
      21 |
      Jul 26, 2018 @ 9:02pm
      Jul 26, 2018
      Access Trail, Akureyri
      trail: Access Trail
      30 |
      Jun 27, 2018 @ 5:01pm
      Jun 27, 2018
      Access Trail, Akureyri
      trail: Access Trail
      28 |
      Jun 27, 2018 @ 4:57pm
      Jun 27, 2018
      Access Trail, Akureyri
      more photos »

      Videos of Hliðarfjall Mountain Bike

      Afternoon Jumps @ Hlíðarfjall Iceland
      157 | Jul 17, 2017 , Akureyri
      hliðarfjall 181015 old downhill track be for...
      373 | Aug 17, 2016 , Akureyri
      Hiðarfjall mtb trail gönguskáli - vegur  HD
      266 | Aug 17, 2016 , Akureyri
      Hlíðarfjall Downhill Trail
      248 | Jul 14, 2016 , Akureyri
      more videos »

      Hliðarfjall Mountain Bike Routes

      titleratingdistance
      Enduro with a twist
      2 miles
      Mix and Match
      3 miles
      Enduro all the way to the bottom race
      2 miles
      Enduro Akureyri 2018 race
      12 miles

      Recent Activity

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #1117873sigurduraddridelogJan 4, 2019 ride log
      Jan 4, 2019 @ 9:30am
      Jan 4, 2019
      user #1117873sigurduraddreportAccess Road and 12 more
      Nov 30, 2018 @ 4:06pm
      Nov 30, 2018
      user #1117873sigurduraddridelogSep 16, 2018 ride log
      Sep 16, 2018 @ 3:26pm
      Sep 16, 2018
      user #1117873sigurduraddridelogSep 15, 2018 ride log
      Sep 15, 2018 @ 6:00pm
      Sep 15, 2018
      user #1117873sigurduraddridelogAug 30, 2018 ride log
      Aug 30, 2018 @ 1:17pm
      Aug 30, 2018
      view more »

      Nearby Areas

      namedistance
      Fálkafell 4 11.9 km
      Kjarnaskógur 5 5 13.6 km
      Vaglaskógur 39.8 km
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