Jääskelä nature trail is one of the more popular destinations in Jyväskylä.
We don't have small kids but we asked our friend Ulla and her three-year-old daughter to join us for the Holidays. It turned out to be a two week adventure!
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
I'd go as far as to say the gate theory applies here - gas leads to harder substances.
How does one pitch a tent in a 33 meters per second wind? And how does one try this out in Jämsä?
In February I acquainted myself with an interesting destination; Jurmo Island in the archipelago.
In December Ulla asked us to join her for another overnight trip.
Another excellent pro tip heard on this trek was merino wool doesn't smell, it's the person wearing it. The night in a warm tent with the ice booming underneath was, in a word, hysterical.
Our blog is full of virgin flights and now you get to read about our very first ski hike.
One can't call themselves a fisherman if one hasn't scored a 10 kg pike at least once.
Skiing after years of not skiing turned out to be a blast!
Does it make sense to spend a night outdoors when it's -30 degrees Celsius?