Þrándur

Þrándarholt, a farm with the rocky mountain Þrándur above. According to the Sagas, Þórður Andrésson, the last member of the Oddi clan, was killed there by Gissur Þorvaldsson. Nearby is Ár­nes (“River point”) which used to be a place of official meetings. It is now an island in the Þjórsá river but was formerly connected to the west bank. On the west side is a the waterfall Búða­foss, on the east side is the waterfall Hesta­foss.