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Visiting an Iceland Touring Association Hut

On June 26, after the IAT AGM in Reykjavik, Iceland, Icelandic Touring Association Manager Palli Gudmundsson took IAT Chair Paul Wylezol and IATNL Vice Chair Arne Helgeland on a day-long tour of Thorsmork (named after the Viking God of Thunder) and one of the ITA's most popular backcountry huts.

(L-R) IAT Chair Paul Wylezol, ITA Manager Palli Gudmundsson and son, and IATNL Vice Chair Arne Helgeland

The day began with a 2-hour drive from Reykjavik to the famous Seljalandsfoss waterfalls, at the off-road entrance to the valley and the ITA's  Laugavegur Trail, the most popular hiking trail in Iceland.

For more on Visiting an ITA Hut go to www.iat-sia.com.