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June Trekking
Posted May 2nd, 2012 - 7:12 pm by from Toronto, Canada (Permalink)
Hey All,

Looking for anyone interested in some trekking in early June. I'll be travelling alone and it would be great to have some company. Arriving in Reykjavik June 6 and departing June 13 with no plans yet.

If anyone is feeling more adventurous, I'd love to do some camping for a few nights in a park interior. I'll have some gear, including a two-man tent.

I'm Canadian, 23, male.


Thanks!
Andrew

Posted May 8th, 2012 - 4:36 pm by from Los Angeles, United States (Permalink)
Hey Andrew,

I too will be traveling thru Iceland the beginning of June. I really want to do some backpacking/camping, almost seems criminal not to while in Iceland. Let me know!
best,
Finnley-Jennifer



Posted May 12th, 2012 - 12:05 pm by from Toronto, Canada (Permalink)
Sounds good. Let's keep in touch. We can chat closer to the date.

Andrew

Posted May 13th, 2012 - 10:46 am by from Roskilde, Denmark (Permalink)
Hi!
I'm already here in Iceland and I have some suggestions already where you should go. So if you need any help with planning where to go just contact me. I'll be doing my rafting internship at that time, but lets see if i could get a free day for day hike or meet up.
Welcome to Iceland!

Anna

Posted May 28th, 2012 - 7:09 pm by from Reykjavik, Iceland (Permalink)
i am here on june the 2nd and keen to mission out to vatnajokull... so who is in?
lets meet friday night or sat morn in reykjavik somewhere and go... who is in?
need good sleeping bag
water
and good boots
cooker and food let me know on more info..
cheers
max
ps: i am also planning to meet another couchsurfer and travel with.. so the more the marrier....

Posted June 6th, 2012 - 5:25 pm by from Bridgewater, Canada (Permalink)
Hi anna, have you found a beautiful place that that is not in the lonely planet or not so well known? I would love any suggestions you have :)

Posted June 6th, 2012 - 11:06 pm by from Flagstaff, United States (Permalink)
Hi Danielle,
I know loads of places not described in any guides, but there are no trails, and they are not marked on any maps, so it makes it hard for you to find the routes... plus there are no bus going there so basically the best way to discover off the beaten tracks areas of the highlands is to go on a well selected guided tours... But don't worry, places described in the guide books, marked and where buses stop are already extremely nice and stunning, so you'll have fun anyway!!!
Ask me if you have more specific questions!
Myriam.

Posted June 6th, 2012 - 11:53 pm from Bridgewater, Canada
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Posted May 31st, 2012 - 11:19 pm by from Vancouver, Canada (Permalink)
Hey!

I just got here a couple days ago and am also looking for some to travel and hike around with. I am here until June 27 and piping to make my way around the whole island, doing as many hikes as possible! I also will be tenting it most of the time probably so I'm up for anything!
Let me know!

Cheers,
Kezia (a fellow Canadian)