SCANDIC MOUNTAIN GUIDES
Scandic Mountain Guides is an Icelandic company that specializes in ski touring adventures in the northern part of Iceland. Troll peninsula is our main skiing area. With its incredible mountains, thousands of slopes and the arctic ocean all around, you will experience skiing like you have never done before.
Scandic Mountain Guides operates a powerful team of skillful and experienced guides. Our guides put your safety and pleasure first. They will find the very best terrain suitable for you and your group with slopes waiting for their first descents.
The founders of Scandic Mountain Guides, Jóhann H. Hafstein and Björgvin Björgvinsson, are both former ski racers and members of the Icelandic Olympic Team. In recent years they have mainly engaged in backcountry skiing and freeriding. They are also owners and founders of Viking Heliskiing, which is a heli-skiing company with it’s main operation on the Troll Peninsula.
In our Ski touring program, you can choose between our Scandic Classic Program where you have your own Ski touring Lodge and prepare your own meal (minimum 5 pers.) and Siglo Ski touring program, where you stay at the newly built Luxury hotel in Siglo and all meals are included.
Ski touring in Iceland is the name of the game! Come and join us!