This cluster of ice floes may be too cold for a Viking, but it's the perfect home to some very cool dragons! The sundry blizzards and plunging temperatures make this the perfect refuge for the Woolly Howl.
— Dragons: Rise of Berk
Ice Wastes, as its name very accurately suggests, is barren and deserted as its temperature is to cold for humans to thrive. This area is composed mainly out of floes--floating sheets of ice. The weather here dishes out plenty of blizzards and can reach extreme low temperatures.