Young Man Dies in Avalanche in Esja Mountain

30 Jan A 23-year old man lost his life in an avalanche that fell in Esja mountain yesterday.

Mount Esja in its winter coat can be very dangerous.

Mount Esja has claimed the most amount of lives of all Icelandic mountains

29 Nov 2017 Esjan, the beautiful mountain opposite Reykjavik is a popular spot for hiking but it's also a treacherous one when the weather conditions change. Today, three new information signs will be inaugurated at Mount Esja to help prevent accidents in the mountain.

Weather

Partly cloudy

Today

1 °C

Clear sky

Later today

4 °C

Overcast

Tomorrow

5 °C