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Snow Cat Tours

Kaldbaksferðir
Réttarholt
IS-601 Akureyri
Phone: (+354) 867 3770
Website: www.kaldbaksferdir.com

The mountain "Kaldbakur" is 1,173 m high and the highest mountain on the north side of Eyjafjörður, offering a great view of the surroundings. On the West side of the mountain is a small glacier.

From January through to May there are offered daily trips with snow-cat. There are 3 trips a day, at 10, 13 and 16 o'clock. Minimum number of passengers is 10 adults. The trip takes about 45 minutes. Note - bring warm clothes.

The snow cat stops for about 15 minutes on the top, passengers can return down the mountain by walking, skiing, on sledges or taking in the view on board the snow cat.

Tours must be ordered in advance.

The snow cats seats 20 and 32 passengers.

Price 2018-2019:

Isk 7500 for adults
Isk 3500 for 6 til 12 years old
Free for children younger than 6 years, sitting on the lap.

To walk up the mountain takes about thee hours.