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All reviews easy climb metal steps worth the climb quick stop surrounding area national park active volcano worthwhile stop great stop snaefellsnes peninsula wind cone potholes sundial protection staircase highway
Saxholl crater is a classic volcanic crater. Its quite a walk up the steps on the slopes up to the top. It was super windy when we were there and the wind can blow you sideways for a foot or 2! The view on top...More
After visited Bæjarfoss we visited this spot. To see the crater we must hike the hill. There was a metal stairs with low slope so we can go up easily. From above we can see beautiful of surrounding mountain and the crater.
Situated all by itself, the crater rises from the surrounding plain. Small car park beside it then the steps to the summit. I didn't count them but there must have been at least 400. The view from the top is amazing as the surrounding area...More
We were in the snaefellsjökull national park and visited also the saxholl crater. You can take the steps to go up but i prefer the hard way! On the top of it you have an excellent view over the natuonal park , the glacier and...More
The steps up the crater surprisingly made my legs ache, I had to stop halfway up despite having no difficulty hiking much higher and longer distances at other spots around Iceland...must have been the odd height and width of the steps. Anyway it's worth the...More
This volcanic crater is located within Snaefellsjokull National Park in West Iceland. It has a very unique set of metal stairs which climb up to the rim and blend in with the crater. The view of the glacier in the distance from the top is...More
We climbed Saxholl crater because we were in the area and had a bit of extra time. Of the craters I have climbed in Iceland (Grabrock, Eldborg, Viti, Hverfjall) it is my least favorite.. this crater has been adapted for people on bus tours. There...More