We had planned a break day somewhere in the middle of our hike, just so we can dry our gear and rest our feet a moment.
On the third day we didn't cover that much distance. We wanted to relish the view.
After a good night's sleep we made breakfast in the Suomunruoktu hut.
Don't spread your stuff around and leave your rucksack outside.
"Open wilderness huts and reservation huts."
People often ask me the same kind of questions about this trail, usually focusing on beginner's tips
Do you feel like a hike in the fells with your kids or friends sounds too risky?
It was our first time beyond the polar circle.
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
I'm just going to throw this out there: sometimes you don't feel like going outside.
I wonder if this is becoming a probelem. I bought, in addition to several layers, also several rounds of overnight clothes.
I only have dim lines in my calendar. In other words, I have plenty of plans but few dates set.