History

Hornstrandir Nature Reserve was established in 1975 by the Icelandic goverment and under the managment of the Icelandic Environment Agency. At the beginning of the 20th century there were three fishing villages,  Hesteyri, Latrum and Seabol along with a few farms on the Hornstrandir peninsula. There were only a few roads on the Hornstrandir, and it…

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Rules and Laws

The Icelandic Environment Agency wishes to point out the following. People who are visiting the Hornstrandir Nature Reserve in early summertime must keep in mind: – The rules of the Hornstrandir Nature Reserve ask that everybody has to report themselves to the agency (Hornstrandir local office in Ísafjörður) if travelling between 15th April and 15th…

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