Monthly Archives: July 2011

Vajsaluokta to Gautelishytta: along the Norwegian border

After a pleasant time at Vajsaluokta, I headed west towards the Norwegian border, with some apprehension as it was a forested section and the weather continued to be warm and humid, with lush green foliage the insects were active. However, like … Continue reading

Posted in M.ZUIKO 9-18mm, Nordkalotten Trail, Norway, Olympus E-P2, Sweden | 26 Comments

Kvikkjokk to Vajsaluokta: the first 9 days

Travelling by train to Stockholm then night train to Murjek and bus to Kvikkjokk I arrived at the beginning of the walk in a little over 24 hours. My first appointment was to take a boat from Kvikkjokk for about … Continue reading

Posted in M.ZUIKO 9-18mm, Nordkalotten Trail, Olympus E-P2, Sweden | 24 Comments

Back from Lapland

Well I have been back a couple of days from a wonderful 400 km trip along the Nordkalottleden in Sweden. It will take a few days to sort through photos, notes etc., a full report as well as gear comments will … Continue reading

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Along the AT: The Presidential Range

Currently I am in Lapland hiking but thought you may like to read of another of my adventures on the AT, this time it was the The White Mountains in New Hampshire and the walk along the Presidential Range, all of the mountains are named after … Continue reading

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