Skåneleden Trail SL4 Sections 7, 7A and 7B – The Österlen Circle Trail (SL4 section 7B is also SL3 section 14)

Friday March 10 at 9AM I took the day off work and drove the less than two hours drive from Copenhagen to Brösarp in Skåne in the south of Sweden. Arriving just before 11AM at the carpark trail head, I took a quick coffee break before setting out. I decided to hike The Österlen Circle Trail anticlockwise. So …

Skåneleden Trail SL3 Sections 8, 9, 10 and part of section 7 (SL3 sections 8 and 9 are also SL2 sections 7 and 8)

I have decided that I will attempt to "section hike" all 5 Skåneleden Trails in Sweden. I've already hiked different sections on different trails. I am progressing with SL3 at present time and so far I have completed about 77 km of this trail. In January I got off the trail not far from Frostavallens Hostel so this is …

Skåneleden Trail SL3 Sections 6, 7 & part of section 5 – Winter hike

I managed to get away for a couple of days over the weekend. I hadn't been out hiking since the weekend before Christmas. So on Saturday morning I took a train to Copenhagen Central station, then a train to Helsingør, then a ferry to Helsingborg, a train to Klippan and then a bus to Röstånga. …

Skåneleden Trail SL1 parts of section 3 (which is also Blekingeleden Trail stage 3), section 3A (the old discontinued section) and section 4 – Exploring Raslången

I wanted to explore more of this area in the South of Sweden before I moved on to other areas. This hike stretched over  two days with a one night stopover. It involved some good distance for the daylight hours I had available and some interesting "bush whacking" as well. total base weight 6.5 kg total …

Skåneleden Trail SL1 Section 3 (which is also Blekingeleden Trail stage 3), section 3A (the old discontinued section) and section 4 – Raslången and Halen Lakes

total base weight 5.2 kg total pack weight 7.8 kg Total distance 41.4 km packing list Day 1 - Friday 14th October 2016 Bökestad to Fuglabacken 3.3 km I drove by car from Copenhagen on Friday at lunch time and arrived at the Bökestad Shelter parking area at 3:30 pm. I only had a short …