Category Archives: Kalottireitti

Gear used along the Nordkalottruta

The following comments are my reflections on the use of the gear over the 11 day period of which 9 nights were spent camped out. HMG Porter Pack The HMG Porter is an excellent pack, and it carried the 16 … Continue reading

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Nordkalotteleden, Kalottireitti, Nordkalottruta: The final section.

I have now completed the final leg of the Kalottireitti (Nordkalottruta) between Kilpisjärvi and Kautokeino. Over the coming weeks I will write a trip report, gear report, the tale of two jetboil sol ti’s, reflections on gear appropriate for the … Continue reading

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Lapland 2012

Later in the week I will be harding north to meet Mark of Backpacking North fame in Rovaniemi we will then head to Kilpisjärvi and commence our walk north to Halti. At some stage after our visit to Halti, I … Continue reading

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