Tour of 2018 – Day 26, August 21st 2018

Camp at Gautelishytta Another day I woke up early and snuck into the cabin at 7 am when I had heard that the only other guest also was up already. Picking a break between the rain showers to wipe my tent and bring it inside to dry ensured that I could pack everything the way…Read more Tour of 2018 – Day 26, August 21st 2018

Tour of 2018 – Day 17, August 12th 2018

 Camp at Skarja Wow, what a night! It started raining around 4:30 pm yesterday and kept pouring down more or less intense the entire night and morning. Finally, shortly after 11 am the rain started to subside and minutes later I could wipe off the majority of the water from the rain fly. Just after…Read more Tour of 2018 – Day 17, August 12th 2018

Tour of 2018 – Day 16, August 11th 2018

Camp on the eastern slope of Gisuris Back off the grid again! After getting an interview for the cabin host series, I left Akka cabin at 10 am and headed down the Padjelanta trail towards Kisuris. As usual, the trail was nice, soft and easy to walk! About 1.5h into the hike I changed into…Read more Tour of 2018 – Day 16, August 11th 2018

Tour of 2018 – Day 9, August 4th 2018

Camp below the southern mouth of Dolbotvagge This day had a theme of walking on rocks and covering elevation, most of the tour happened in higher altitudes, over 900m, and involved a lot of stepping from rock to rock. I started at 990m, went down to 630m, up to 1270, down to 1100, up again…Read more Tour of 2018 – Day 9, August 4th 2018

Tour of 2018 – Day 8, August 3rd 2018

Camp near Storsteynshytta Woke up early and just stayed in my sleeping bag as I didn’t want to disturb the guests inside the cabin. Turned out I should have followed my first instinct and packed everything up - minutes after 6 am it started to rain heavily. Not until 8 the rain lightened enough to…Read more Tour of 2018 – Day 8, August 3rd 2018