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Location of Ólafsfjörður in Iceland
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|946 (Jan. 2006)|
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Ólafsfjörður was connected with a road for the first time in 1940, when the horse riding trail through Siglufjarðarskarð was improved enabling cars to get through. Before, ships, seaplanes, and horses provided the transport.
Tourism has become an important industry.