The well-being of your legs and feet is essential if you're a hiker. Sure, you can cope with wet and cold feet for a while but if something keeps hindering your progress, you need to address it.
We both kept saying "Look!" and "Oh man, it's so beautiful!". Needless to say, we were smitten.
So I was browsing YouTube, as per usual, when I came across a video about kayaking.
After each performance one tends to go over the route choices with other navigators. And what a wonderfully social bunch they are!
My winter hikes have thus far included day trips and weekend long treks. Over the years the urge to learn about the skills necessary for ski hikes has grown exponentially and this winter I took my first step toward it. Anne told you guys about the Introduction to arctic ski hiking, the very same intro … Continue reading Hell’s Kitchen Open in Sarek
Sour milk, muesli, bananas and brown sugar. Aka the Icelandic breakfast. Hop on the saddle and join me to a horseback hike in northern Iceland! A few years ago I accomplished one of my dreams and traveled to Iceland. I also got two dreams with one stone as I did a 300 kilometer horseback hike … Continue reading Tolting in breathtaking views
I didn't want to wake Heikki up just yet. After a day's worth of harsh winds, the sun began to shine. I took the scenery in, with no camera in sight. Birches swung in the wind like crazy and the sun colored them in gold. It was 11 PM. The sun had no intention of … Continue reading Stormy nights of Hannukuru