Valahnúkur, Iceland

Prominence: 185 m, 607 ft

Elevation: 465 meters, 1526 feet

True Isolation: 1.76 km, 1.09 mi
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)63° 41' 1'' N, 19° 31' 52'' W
63.683601, -19.531003 (Dec Deg)
572658 E 7062593 N, Zone 27 (UTM)

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Ascent Info

Total successful ascents logged by registered users: 11
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Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2006-09-07 by John McHugh
     2014-09-02 by John McHugh
     2015-06-20 by Rich Jar (GPS Track)

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In Thorsmork
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Valahnúkur(right) is dwarfed by the Eyjafjallajökull glacier on the opposite side of the Krossa river valley (2014-09-05). Photo by John McHugh.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 185 m/607 ft
  Optimistic Prominence: 205 m/672 ft
  Key Col: 280 m/919 ft
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 1.76 km/1.09 mi
   Isolation Limit Point: 63.6683, -19.5225
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Eyjafjallajökull  (SSE)
RangesContinent: Europe
Range2: Scandinavia-European Arctic
Range3: Norwegian Sea Islands
Range4: Iceland
Drainage BasinsAtlantic-North Islands
Atlantic Ocean
Data Source1:50,000 Topographic Survey Map
This peak was submitted to the database by John McHugh.
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Other Photos

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The view of Thorsmork and Godaland from the summit of Valahnukur (2014-09-04). Photo by John McHugh.
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