Author Archives: NielsenBrownOutdoors

Gossamer Gear Gorilla, and a modification.

During 2009, I used a Gossamer Gear Gorilla for a number walks and was impressed with it, and wrote briefly about it here . However, with trips requiring bigger loads planned I moved away from the Gorilla to bigger tougher packs, ultimately … Continue reading

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Why I prefer Klymit mattresses, updated.

In early 2015 I wrote of my appreciation for Klymit mats, which has been the most visited gear post on this blog. At that time of writing the features of the Klymit mat which appealed to me were The mat … Continue reading

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An evening above Furesø

It was a warm and calm evening and seemed like the ideal time for a wander and a camp as well as to read more of Chris Townsend’s book Out There  

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Furesø, waiting for sunrise

I set off after dinner and headed to one of the many camping sites adjacent to Furesø (lake). Locating a spot I settled down to relax, drinking tea and enjoying the evening.

Posted in AsTucas, CampingnotHiking, Denmark, Furesø, Tarptent Notch | 6 Comments

Calm after the storm

The thunderstorms and heavy rain had passed, so I set off to one of my favourite lakes, Farum Sø. Soon I had located a campsite and was relaxing enjoying the late evening sunshine.  

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Camønoen: Møns Geo Centre to Klintholm Havn

Summer had finally arrived in Denmark and with a visitor from Australia it seemed like the ideal time for a short overnighter along the coast. Coincidently I had recently been made aware of Camønoen, a collection of trails around the … Continue reading

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Camping not Hiking

Many of my regular readers will have noticed that I have been inactive with regards to trail reports over the past few months, initially this was because of an injury to my knee. However, once that had recovered, another more serious … Continue reading

Posted in Black Diamond Shelter, CampingnotHiking, Coastal Walking, Denmark, GoLIte, Tarptent, Tarptent Moment DW, Tarptent Notch, Uncategorized | Tagged | 14 Comments