- Waterfalls of Iceland
Icelandis unusually suited for waterfalls. This small island country has a north Atlantic climate that produces frequent rain or snow and a near-Arctic location that produces large glaciers, whose summer melts feed many rivers. As a result, it is home to a number of large and powerful waterfalls, including:__NOTOC__
Dettifossis the most powerful waterfall in Europe.
Faxior Vatnsleysufossin Tungufljótriver
Gjáinhas many small waterfalls
Ófærufossused to be noted for the impressive natural bridge which stood above the falls, but it collapsed in 1993.
Svartifoss("Black Falls") is one of the many waterfalls of SkaftafellNational Park, It's beautifully surrounded by basaltcolumns.
Systrafoss, in Kirkjubæjarklaustur
Öxaráfoss, at ÞingvellirNational Park
Barnafossar(the Children's Falls) in Hvítáriver
Glymurin the Hvalfjörðurarea. At 198 m it's said to be one of the tallest waterfalls in Europe.
Hraunfossar(the Lava Falls) in birchwoods, a stone's throw from Barnafoss.
Dynjandi, sometimes called Fjallfoss.
List of waterfalls
* [http://www.flickr.com/groups/icelandicwaterfalls Group for Icelandic waterfalls at Flickr photo sharing site]
* [http://www.isafold.de/bruarjokull03/img_basalt-fall.htm Photo of Hangifoss]
* [http://www.isafold.de/sprengisandur96/ing_godafoss.htm Photo of Goðafoss]
* [http://www.picturesfromiceland.com/wfalls.htm Photos of Waterfalls in Iceland]
* [http://www.pictures-iceland.com/waterfalls/ Pictures Waterfalls in Iceland]
* [http://pthorpe.smugmug.com/gallery/3849935/1/228001474 South Coast Iceland Waterfalls]
* [http://www.world-of-waterfalls.com/iceland.html Iceland Waterfalls ]
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