The camp site has five different areas to camp at. At one area, Flatargerði, there are showers and toilets for the disabled.

Services available

  • Golf course
  • Electricity
  • Toilets
  • Walking paths
  • Playground
  • Shower

Description of facilities

Sheltered and nice camp sites for tents, mobile homes and folding campers. There is electricity in the area called Stórarjóðri as well as , Hróarsstaðanesi, Flatagerði. There is no electricity in Brúarlundur that is the northern most area. There is also a playground in Hróarsstaðanesi. In the service houses there are toilets, warm water and showers as well as toilets for the disabled in Stórarjóðri.

The forest Vaglaskógur is one of the most beautiful forests in Iceland with many walking paths and a lot of opportunity for outdoor activity.

All garbage is recycled and are guests encouraged to do their best in those matters.

How to get here:

From Akureyri is about 17 km to Vaglaskógur. You drive highway no 1, towards east from Akureyri, through the tunnel Vaðlaheiðargöng and take road no 833 into the valley Fnjóskárdalur for about 5 km where you reach Vaglaskógur.

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Rates 2021

Full price 1.700 kr
After 4 night stay you can get a discount card from the camp staff

Senior citizens (67 and older) and the disabled: 1.200 kr.

Free for under 14 year olds

Electricity 1.100 kr. pr night

Shower 500 kr.

Discount cards:
After a 4 night stay on full price you can contact camp staff and show them your receipt/s. Then you will get a 500 kr. pr night discount. Discount is also valid in Hallormsstaðaskógur camp site.