Gear I’ll be using next weekend hiking The Österlen Circle Trail

I only have sections 11 - 14 to do to complete hiking the Skåneleden Trail 3: Ås till åsleden, but I just don't have enough time this weekend. So instead I'll be doing The Österlen circle trail, which actually incorporates the last section 14 of Skåneleden Trail 3. This will be a bonus anyway because I'll be able to check …

I’ll be hiking Fjällräven Classic Denmark again this year

June 28th to June 30th 2017, I'll be backpacking the Fjällräven Classic Denmark once again. The trek follows part of Denmark’s South Funen Archipelago Trail, from Faldsled harbour to Valdemars Castle and is 75 km long. I'll be starting in group 1 on June 28th at 9:00 AM Having already participated in the same event last year, …

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 avialable and some interesting "bush whacking" as well. total base weight 6.5 kg total pack weight 8.8 …