Before the mountainpass through Siglufjardarskard opened, in 1967 the town had benn completely isolated and people had to use boats to leave or arrive to Siglufjord. The view from the mountainpass
is spectecular andi t is open only a few months each year.
Siglufjord planted forest
Since 1940 Siglufjord forestry association has been planting trees in Skardsdal. The forest stands between towering mountains deep in the fjord. The forestry is the northernmost planted forest on the Mid-Atlantic Ridge and within it hides the beautiful waterfall, Leyningsfoss (translates to "The hidden-waterfall").
There are endless of things to do and see in Siglufjord and within the next few weeks we will have updated this part of our site to include as many of them as possible "Finnur Yngvi editor in chief 29.mars 2013".