More Table Mountain – India Venster to Skeleton Gorge and Kirstenbosch

  Starting at the lower Cable Car station the India Venster (meaning Indian Window in Afrikaans) trail soon crosses the contour path and runs steeply up the mountain side. It is generally considered to be on the more difficult side and partly closer to climbing then hiking. The trail passes under the cable car several…Read more More Table Mountain – India Venster to Skeleton Gorge and Kirstenbosch

Table Mountain from Constantia Nek January 4th 2017

First shot at hiking Table Mountain was on Wednesday January 4th 2017, I started out from Constantia Nek just before 9:30 after Lance got me a ride there. Following the trail and keeping left for the jeep trail I met a couple and got pointed even further west where I found a marvelous little nature…Read more Table Mountain from Constantia Nek January 4th 2017

Hike of 2016 – Day 11

On of these mornings when it seemed perfectly right and appropriate to just refuse getting out of the sleeping bag. The hard wind continued throughout the night and my sleep got really impaired. Hadn't I already know that the tent could take some beating the last doubts would have been removed after this night. As…Read more Hike of 2016 – Day 11

Off the Grid Hiker Live, and a Pilot Trip that´s double deadly!

Let me be up front with You... No videos here - nope, not even one... No pics either... Just probably the most lovely information so far if You´d like to try out the Swedish Mountains in style 😀 As You might already guessed typing isn´t my favorite way to communicate so rest assure I think this…Read more Off the Grid Hiker Live, and a Pilot Trip that´s double deadly!

Cabin Host Series, Part III: Alesjaure

Every cabin that is served by the Swedish Tourist Organization (STF) is hosted by one or more mountain cabin hosts working as volunteers to make you visit both safer and more pleasurable. The series introduces you to some of these "heroes of the mountains"! Meet Mats & Katarina in Alesjaure: The journey continues, please leave…Read more Cabin Host Series, Part III: Alesjaure

Cabin Host Series, Part I: Unna Allakas

Every cabin that is served by the Swedish Tourist Organization (STF) is hosted by one or more mountain cabin hosts working as volunteers to make you visit both safer and more pleasurable. The series introduces you to some of these "heroes of the mountains"! Meet Torgny in Unna Allakas:   Please tell me what You…Read more Cabin Host Series, Part I: Unna Allakas