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      This region is Unsanctioned, Ride at your own Risk!

      Öskjuhlíð offers a huge variety of trails for mountain bikers and is situated right in the city Center.
      The trails are not sanctioned and sometimes can be quite tricky to find,Öskjuhlíð is a very technical demanding place and requires commitment on the bike. It´s shared with runners/walkers/dogwalkers so please show respect, share the trails and greet with a smile Smile
      Primary Trail Type: All-Mountain & Downhill
      Access Info:
      Perlan is very well known landmark in Reykjavík and can be seen from anywhere in the city, it´s a good starting point.
      This region uses the Uk/Euro style trail grading system.
      Activities Click to view
      Region Details
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      • 7

      Region Status
      Open as of Jun 26, 2020

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Global Ranking
      #7,646
      State Ranking
      #7
      Trails (view details)
      24
      Trails Mountain Bike
      24
      Trails Hike
      5
      Trails Trail Running
      6
      Total Distance
      4 miles
      Total Descent Distance
      2 miles
      Total Descent
      997 ft
      Total Vertical
      141 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      191 ft
      Reports
      171
      Photos
      2
      Ridden Counter
      723

      Öskjuhlíð Mountain Bike Routes

      titleratingdistance
      RIG 2
      1,680 ft
      RIG 4
      981 ft
      RIG 3
      1,663 ft
      RIG 1 race
      2,644 ft

      Recent Ride Log Activity in Region

      Today
      • 0 rides
      Yesterday
      • 1 rides
      Past Week
      • 4 rides

      Photos of Öskjuhlíð Mountain Bike

      report
      83 |
      May 18, 2020 @ 4:14am
      May 18, 2020
      trail: Jackpot
      114 |
      Feb 1, 2020 @ 11:15am
      Feb 1, 2020

      Recent Trail Reports

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #2961636partyzan0addreportRidgeline and 6 more
      Apr 24, 2022 @ 10:37am
      Apr 24, 2022
      user #962849IcerafenwishlisttrailCaptain Headache / Hausverkurinn
      Apr 19, 2022 @ 6:47am
      Apr 19, 2022
      user #2738936kjartanhelgariddentrailÓbrinnishólahraunsjaðar
      Jun 16, 2021 @ 5:21pm
      Jun 16, 2021
      user #2738936kjartanhelgaaddtrailÓbrinnishólahraunsjaðar
      Jun 16, 2021 @ 8:46am
      Jun 16, 2021
      user #2612729AI3xMTBsaddtrailUpper Intersection and 2 more
      Mar 23, 2021 @ 7:51am
      Mar 23, 2021

      Recent Comments

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      user #1144084SnussmundurtrailOfrisOnly the first section remains since they have...
      Nov 11, 2020 @ 7:12am
      Nov 11, 2020
      user #1144084SnussmundurtrailBeinabrjóturOnly the first section remains since they have...
      Nov 11, 2020 @ 7:11am
      Nov 11, 2020
      user #1144084SnussmundurtrailSilkileiðinOnly the first section remains since they have...
      Nov 11, 2020 @ 7:11am
      Nov 11, 2020
      user #1144084SnussmundurtrailJungle curryOnly the first section remains since they have...
      Nov 11, 2020 @ 7:11am
      Nov 11, 2020
      user #1144084SnussmundurtrailSkarnaldurErtu að spyrja hvort hún sé tæknileg?
      Aug 25, 2020 @ 7:16am
      Aug 25, 2020

      Nearby Areas

      namedistance
      Hólmsheiði 265.8 km
      Úlfarsfell 66.5 km
      Esjan 6 68.8 km
      Mosfellin 7 99.3 km
      Bláfjöll og Heiðmörk 1 79.4 km

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      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike244 miles997 ft2 miles141 ft
      #7,646#7217142,919
      Hike51 mile194 ft2,461 ft125 ft
      16310
      Trail Running61 mile194 ft2,461 ft125 ft
      16318
      • By Snussmundur & contributors
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