A night on the courtyard of the public office building or indoors didn't sit right with us, so we chose the Jyppyrä vista point.
What incredible luck we had to be in the Hannukuru wilderness hut when the Summer storm hit the North.
Right before Summer and right before our Hetta-Pallas hike we spent the night in Hetta and because we didn't think of breakfast arrangements beforehand, we hiked to the vista point and hut of Jyppyrä to enjoy porridge and coffee. Which was all fine and dandy until we realized that we didn't pack any sort of … Continue reading Breakfast atop Jyppyrä
On the second day we drank some more coffee and started painting. Second day at the office It was a little damp after the downpour in the morning, as we woke up in the tent (which we had set up at the yard of the accommodation they had booked for us). We packed everything up … Continue reading Pal of the National Park, part 2
So I'll tell you what we did and didn't do on out first day as volunteers. I'm not sure if it's clear enough but we were swinging paint brushes around in the North in late August/Early September. But on the first day we didn't swing anything around. First day On Monday morning we woke up … Continue reading Pal of the National Park, part 1
The local newspaper even interviewed us!