Fjällräven Classic Denmark 2017

Some people laughed at me in my rain skirt and trekking umbrella asking what I had on under my kilt etc. But I also heard some comments behind me like "he's the smart one you know, he's not cooking/sweating under that umbrella like we are in these rain pants and rain jackets".

Skåneleden Trail SL1 Section 3 (which is also Blekingeleden Trail stage 3), section 3A (old discontinued section), sections 4, 5 and 6

I rode the train from Copenhagen central to Bromölla station in Sweden on Wednesday evening after work on 24/05/2017. From here I caught the bus up to Östafors where I left the trail last time. The time was 6:22 pm. Photos on Flickr Photos on Facebook It was a short hike to camp 1 at Östafors. There were …

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 …

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 …

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 Photos on Flickr 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 …