The bad luck that faithfully supported me
in 2021 was reversed
in August 2022
a little step more.
But in July 2023
eruption should be
an direct hit with its
spectacular volcano scenery and best
weather conditions. Third attempt!
Like already in 2022
during the approach to Keflavik airport, the red hot
spot could be identified in the wide volcanic activity landscape
of the Litli
Hrutur / Keilir area..
Of course you should be placed on the right side of the aircraft.
Like so often I was
sitting on the wrong site :-(. A bad presign ??? No!
Finally! after more than a week of roads and paths closure, the
area was literally stormed by numerous volcano enthusiasts.
A view through the telephoto lens shows a heat-processed
image caused by the lava flows lain in front of the
cauldron. The crater is about 2 km away from here.
The reason for the complete closure was the still the uncertain
course of the eruption.
Also large-scaled moss fires heavily
smoked the entire area. Volcanic sulfur dioxide was also
This official map ? shows the crack in the Fargradalsfjall area