If you are driving from Egilsstaðir:

Follow Route 1 until you pass the farm Skjöldólfsstaðir (you will see a guest house and a gas pump).

About 1.5 km (0.9 miles) after passing Skjöldólfsstaðir take a sharp left turn onto road 923.

If you are driving from Mývatn:

Follow Route 1. There is a long hill just before the farm Skjöldólfsstaðir.

At the end of the hill, take a sharp right turn onto road 923.

To visit the canyon you drive about 18 km on road 923 to the farm Grund. From the parking lot there is about 250 m walk to the canyon.