Lightweight Backpacking the Farum Lake Loop

New YouTube Video I have a need to get out and experience the outdoors at least once a month. There are no mountain ranges in Denmark like our neighbouring countries are blessed with. I miss the mountains. I grew up in Australia surrounded by mountains and vast coastlines. Because of covid-19 restrictions I didn’t hike …

120 km lightweight backpacking in Swedish Lapland

New YouTube video Riksgränsen to Abisko via Vistas I started at Riksgränsen in the north on September 6th 2019 close to the Norwegian border. Then I hiked south until I crossed over to Vistas in the east. Back-tracking to Kungsleden, I then walked north to Abisko finishing on September 12th 2019. The trip took me …

Hiking the Furesø Loop with the Tarptent Notch Li

New YouTube video The location, Furesø, is a lake in North-eastern Zealand, Denmark only some 20 minutes from my home. I'm still getting used to pitching my Tarptent Notch Li, it is a different experience compared to my old Tarptent Notch silnylon model from 2015. Trail map here on AllTrails I shot the video on …

An Autumn Camp in the HMG Ultamid 2

I parked the car at Farum train station and then hiked south-east 5 km along the shore of lake Furesø until I located a nice location for the night. Wild camping is permitted here. The trail is called Mølleåstien (The Mill Stream Path). Mølleådalen (Mill Stream Valley) is part of a large branched valley system …

Bornholm Coastal Trail Packing List

On Monday September 14, 2020 I start my Bornholm Coastal Trail  (Kyststien) hike finishing on Friday September 18, 2020. Bornholm is a Danish island in the Baltic Sea, to the east of the rest of Denmark, south of Sweden, northeast of Germany and north of the westernmost part of Poland. Occupying an area of 588.36 …

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