Walking with Titans (in Iceland) - [Part 6 of 10]steemCreated with Sketch.

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Do you want to go on a great adventure, but can't leave your job and house?

This is a photo series depicting what it's like to hike Iceland's Landmannalaugar trail from North to South, over about 4 days. Being late July, I saw all kinds of weather, changing by 40 degrees in the span of a few hours even, going from shorts to snowing.

[Click here to start back at the beginning of the trail:]
https://steemit.com/photography/@witnezme/walking-among-the-titans-aka-iceland-1-10-1-10

[SPOILER ALERT]

If you're already planning to do this hike I guarantee these vistas will spoil the surprise for you! I was very lucky to have excellent weather for most of my shots, while still getting a taste of everything from snow to sheep to fog.

I actually didn't plan or prepare for such a hike: my clothes, sleeping bag, and tent were mostly all SUMMER gear, and my "boots" were throwaways. Definitely had sore feet and maybe some mild hypothermia, but was the best spontaneous decision I ever made. (Don't take the trail lightly though, as you will see from the photo of the grave marker of a young hiker who died in a July snowstorm).

[Click here to start back at the beginning of the trail:]
https://steemit.com/photography/@witnezme/walking-among-the-titans-aka-iceland-1-10-1-10


More sulfur seeping up from the ground:

Looking backwards:




Continue to Part 7:
https://steemit.com/adventure/@witnezme/walking-with-titans-in-iceland-part-7-of-10

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wow, great pictures, nice read ! I consider cheetah made an error, just referring to an older article..This photos are amazing ! I found your post on my daily adventure top list and strongly believe your post is very undervalued, so I upvoted and resteemed your post ! All the best @witnezme !!

Wow, thanks very much!

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