Group Rides · The Best Biking in Iceland

Explore the Westfjords of Iceland on bike with Riders from Around the World

Welcome to the Westfjords — a remote place where mountains meet the sea, a a region we believe is best explored on bike with good friends.

We want everyone to experience the Westfjords the best way we know how: on a bike. With small towns, lots of open space, and limited services, biking in Iceland can be quite a challenge if you’re not prepared. Our group rides offer an opportunity for riders to plan a trip with new friends from around the world, all meeting here for an epic adventure supported by local experts. 

We offer options for fully supported, guided, or unsupported group rides. Chose a ride that works best for you, and leave the details to us!

Westfjords Hjólafundur • Unsupported

Experience the Route that Started it All

8 days • August 5-13

Westfjords Village Hopping • Fully Supported

Experience the culture of the Westfjords Fully Supported

9 days • June 12-20

Women's Bikepacking Weekend • Fully Supported

Experience the best of the Westfjords with women from around the world

3 days • July 13-16

What's Included?

Biking in Iceland, especially the Westfjords, can be unpredictable. Our services will help keep you on the road and prepare you for a successful trip.
Being part of a group ride means you get access to a wealth of vital local knowledge. Over the years, our team has worked to develop routes and re-reroute options, locate shelters and alternative accommodations, and keep in touch with local business owners to make sure cyclists are well taken care of. 
Group rides are a great entry to bikepacking, since riders are supported by local experts and fellow riders. We want to help guarantee the best possible cycling trip in the Westfjords. In addition to valuable local knowledge and an opportunity to ride with people from around the world, each trip purchase includes:
  • Route map GPX file (email cyclingwestfjords@gmail.com for more info about pre-drawn and custom routes)
  • Accommodation booking
  • Recommended gear/ clothing lists
  • Discounts at restaurants and museums 
  • Starter pack including a Cycling Westfjords map, microfiber towel and guidebook
  • Access to bike shop
  • On-route support in case anything goes wrong
  • Certificate of Achievement upon route completion

The highs and lows of biking in Iceland are unforgettable. Luckily, we know the Westfjords. With the help of local experts, you can help ensure your trip goes simply and smoothly so you can spend more time enjoying everything the Westfjords has to offer.