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Arctic Running

Sorhofoa 33, Reykjavik 110, Iceland
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Birkir truly made my time in Iceland a most fortunate and memorable experience leaving me eagerly... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
724j2017
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Kathmandu, Nepal
Fun run through a lava field

Birkir at Arctic Running was responsive and helpful in getting my run booked -- he even managed a... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Mac H
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Nashville, Tennessee
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Offers a great selection of running adventures for all levels around the capital area and the beautiful southern interior of Iceland. We make sure that you enjoy the best of each season while exploring the stunning nature of our country. All of our guides are highly experienced trail and ultra runners with great knowledge of the Icelandic environment and ever-changing conditions. We offer both day tours and longer overnight combo tour and we love to create tailor-made running adventures for groups and individuals. With our selection of running tours, from demanding and strenuous runs (+3 hours) to moderate runs (30-90), all runners should find something that suits them.
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Hours Today: 8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Sorhofoa 33, Reykjavik 110, Iceland
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Birkir truly made my time in Iceland a most fortunate and memorable experience leaving me eagerly anticipating a return for more trails. off the beaten path. Birkir proudly shared trails of his homeland I would not have otherwise accessed while sharing local insight and recommendations...More

1  Thank 724j2017
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Birkir at Arctic Running was responsive and helpful in getting my run booked -- he even managed a hiccup in his travel schedule to make sure I still had a guide to take me out. I highly recommend running tours in general, and Arctic Running...More

1  Thank Mac H
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Reviewed October 31, 2017

I went on the city running tour of Reykajvik with Gunnur on a Sunday morning! This tour was a great way to end my stay in Iceland. Gunnur was a great tour guide and running buddy! Thanks for the great run and the tour of...More

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Reviewed September 10, 2017 via mobile

We had so much fun on our tour with Bjorn! We informed him we had already participated in a city tour and he quickly changed our tour to a wonderful path around the bike path at the peninsula! He is so friendly and knowledgeable! Even...More

1  Thank ucsdgirlly
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Reviewed August 27, 2017 via mobile

Great trip with excellent running guides Gunnur, Anna Sigga and Gunnar. Well planned trip, good food and service and what a route - it doesn't get any better than this!

3  Thank Inga H
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Reviewed August 27, 2017

I went on a two days trail run along the epic Laugavegur trail, from Landmannalaugar to Hvanngil (25 km) where we had dinner and slept. From Hvanngil we went the day after to Þórsmörk (30 km). Gunnur and Anna Sigga and Gunni where the running...More

3  Thank Gudbrandur
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Reviewed August 6, 2017 via mobile

Celebrated our one year anniversary with Laugavegur as a two day run (26km + 29km). Stayed at the Hvanngil hut half way. Ran with our excellent guide Birkir (physiotherapist and ultra runner), which gave us a lot of insight to the Icelandic history. At Hvanngil,...More

2  Thank Sverre Haug L
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Reviewed October 16, 2016 via mobile

My Volcano City trail run with Elisabet was a highlight of my trip. Communication prior was professional, with quick responses, and Birkir asked about my experience, pace etc. and advised us on clothing for the weather closer to the day of the tour. The lava...More

Thank Bing W
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Reviewed October 14, 2016

When planning my trip to Iceland, I knew I wanted to go for a long run while in country and consulted many maps to try to plan a route around Reykjavik on my own. But then I found Arctic Running on Trip Advisor and jumped...More

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Reviewed October 9, 2016

My wife and I had an outstanding run with Arctic Running! We chose the "volcano city tour" and were completely satisfied with our selection. The tour followed terrain that could've been featured on the cover of Trail Runner magazine and we were also appreciative of...More

Thank kshjr
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