Iceland: 27 climbs

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In Iceland cyclists can find 27 interesting climbs between 1 and 642 meters above sea level. Oddsskarð via Skuggahlíðarvegur is the toughest ascent with a difficulty score of 570. Climbs have an average length of 5.4km and 344 meters of total ascent.

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Ranking Iceland

Name Length Gradient Difficulty points
Oddsskarð via Skuggahlíðarvegur
Oddsskarð via Skuggahlíðarvegur
beautiful
7.7km
7.9%
7.9% 570
Oddsskarð from Eskifjörður
Oddsskarð from Eskifjörður
beautiful
7.5km
7.9%
7.9% 540
Þverfell / Austurleið from Fljótsdalsvegur
Þverfell / Austurleið from Fljótsdalsvegur
9.8km
6.3%
6.3% 489
Heiðarvatn / Heavier Mountain from Egilsstaðir
4
Heiðarvatn / Heavier Mountain from Egilsstaðir
beautiful
8.9km
6.1%
6.1% 485
Hlíðarfjall from Akureyri
5
Hlíðarfjall from Akureyri
5.4km
8.5%
8.5% 458
Heiðarvatn from Seyðisfjörður
6
Heiðarvatn from Seyðisfjörður
7.6km
7%
7% 457
Hálfdán Pass from Bildudalur
7
Hálfdán Pass from Bildudalur
6.3km
7.5%
7.5% 384
Hálfdán Pass from Höfðadalur
8
Hálfdán Pass from Höfðadalur
7.4km
6.6%
6.6% 364
Hálfdán Pass from Talknafjordur
9
Hálfdán Pass from Talknafjordur
7.5km
6.5%
6.5% 363
Vatnsskarð from Bakkagerði
10
Vatnsskarð from Bakkagerði
beautiful
4.3km
8.8%
8.8% 350
Name Length Gradient Difficulty points
Magnusarfoss
Magnusarfoss
0.6km
14%
14% 133
Helgafell from Vestmannaeyjar
Helgafell from Vestmannaeyjar
beautiful
0.7km
12.8%
12.8% 153
Stórhöfðaviti
Stórhöfðaviti
beautiful
1km
9.9%
9.9% 122
Vatnsskarð from Bakkagerði
4
Vatnsskarð from Bakkagerði
beautiful
4.3km
8.8%
8.8% 350
Hlíðarfjall from Akureyri
5
Hlíðarfjall from Akureyri
5.4km
8.5%
8.5% 458
Seljalandsdalsvegur from Ísafjörður
6
Seljalandsdalsvegur from Ísafjörður
3.5km
8%
8% 267
Oddsskarð from Eskifjörður
7
Oddsskarð from Eskifjörður
beautiful
7.5km
7.9%
7.9% 540
Oddsskarð via Skuggahlíðarvegur
8
Oddsskarð via Skuggahlíðarvegur
beautiful
7.7km
7.9%
7.9% 570
Fróðárheiði from Bjarnarfoss
9
Fróðárheiði from Bjarnarfoss
4.4km
7.8%
7.8% 301
Bíldudalsvegur from Tálknafjörður
10
Bíldudalsvegur from Tálknafjörður
4.8km
7.6%
7.6% 327
Name Length Gradient Difficulty points
Bláfjallahorn from Sandskeið
Bláfjallahorn from Sandskeið
11.9km
3%
3% 211
Þverfell / Austurleið from Fljótsdalsvegur
Þverfell / Austurleið from Fljótsdalsvegur
9.8km
6.3%
6.3% 489
Fróðárheiði via Valavatn
Fróðárheiði via Valavatn
9.2km
4.2%
4.2% 306
Heiðarvatn / Heavier Mountain from Egilsstaðir
4
Heiðarvatn / Heavier Mountain from Egilsstaðir
beautiful
8.9km
6.1%
6.1% 485
Oddsskarð via Skuggahlíðarvegur
5
Oddsskarð via Skuggahlíðarvegur
beautiful
7.7km
7.9%
7.9% 570
Heiðarvatn from Seyðisfjörður
6
Heiðarvatn from Seyðisfjörður
7.6km
7%
7% 457
Hálfdán Pass from Talknafjordur
7
Hálfdán Pass from Talknafjordur
7.5km
6.5%
6.5% 363
Oddsskarð from Eskifjörður
8
Oddsskarð from Eskifjörður
beautiful
7.5km
7.9%
7.9% 540
Helluskarð from Flókalundur
9
Helluskarð from Flókalundur
7.5km
5.9%
5.9% 316
Hálfdán Pass from Höfðadalur
10
Hálfdán Pass from Höfðadalur
7.4km
6.6%
6.6% 364
Name Length Gradient Difficulty points
Þverfell / Austurleið from Fljótsdalsvegur
Þverfell / Austurleið from Fljótsdalsvegur
9.8km
6.3%
6.3% 489
Oddsskarð via Skuggahlíðarvegur
Oddsskarð via Skuggahlíðarvegur
beautiful
7.7km
7.9%
7.9% 570
Oddsskarð from Eskifjörður
Oddsskarð from Eskifjörður
beautiful
7.5km
7.9%
7.9% 540
Heiðarvatn / Heavier Mountain from Egilsstaðir
4
Heiðarvatn / Heavier Mountain from Egilsstaðir
beautiful
8.9km
6.1%
6.1% 485
Heiðarvatn from Seyðisfjörður
5
Heiðarvatn from Seyðisfjörður
7.6km
7%
7% 457
Hálfdán Pass from Talknafjordur
6
Hálfdán Pass from Talknafjordur
7.5km
6.5%
6.5% 363
Hálfdán Pass from Höfðadalur
7
Hálfdán Pass from Höfðadalur
7.4km
6.6%
6.6% 364
Hálfdán Pass from Bildudalur
8
Hálfdán Pass from Bildudalur
6.3km
7.5%
7.5% 384
Hlíðarfjall from Akureyri
9
Hlíðarfjall from Akureyri
5.4km
8.5%
8.5% 458
Helluskarð from Flókalundur
10
Helluskarð from Flókalundur
7.5km
5.9%
5.9% 316

Average climb

Difficulty points
289
Gradient
7%
Length
5.4km
Total ascent
344m

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