Post Hike – Updated Route – Riksgränsen to Abisko via Vistas September 2019

I started at Riksgränsen in the north on September 6th, 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 12. The trip took me 7 days and 6 nights and total length was 118 …

Riksgränsen to Abisko via Vistas 2019 – Packing List for 7 days

I'll be leaving this Thursday September 5 by train from Copenhagen and arrive at my destination on Friday 6 lunch time. My itinerary can be read here. After my final comments below you can see my packing list copied from my spreadsheet. The weights do not include water but they do include food and fuel. …

Raslången and Halen Lakes Round Trip – Skåneleden SL1 Section 3 (which is also Blekingeleden Trail stage 3), the new SL1 section 3A (which is also Blekingeleden stage 4) and finally Skåneleden SL1 section 4

I was accompanied by Clemens aka @forrestechs on IG and his wife. We started at Bökestad and hiked by Fuglabacken along Lake Raslången, N. Gillesnäs, Olofström, Lake Halen and back to Bökestad (38.3 km). Friday July 19th 2019 After work on Friday afternoon I drove home, took a quick shower and then travelled over the …

Skåneleden Trail SL2 Sections 19 and 20 Flip-Flop

Genarp to Snogeholm to Genarp - 55 km in 24 hours Saturday May 18th 2019 Leaving home at 07:20 am I drove my car through the tunnel under the Øresund sound and then over the bridge between Denmark and Sweden. At 8:15 am I arrived at Genarp where I continued to drive through town until …

Skåneleden SL5 Sections 20 and 21

Falsterbo is ranked number 6 in the top birding sites in Europe, with over 350 species recorded. They say that about 500 million birds leave Scandinavia every autumn, with most of them passing through Falsterbo, before crossing the Sound to Denmark. Saturday April 6th 2019 At 06:30 am I departed Copenhagen and drove over the …

You want to walk the Kungsleden Trail but you don’t want to climb mountains

Previously I have ignorantly only written about the Kungsleden Trail presuming that people are fairly experienced to begin with. But anybody can walk the northern section of The King's Trail even with minimum hiking knowledge and experience. I often receive emails and quite a few of them are about negotiating the King's Trail. I decided …

Skåneleden SL5 Sections 5, 6, 7 and 8

Continuing from where I finished off last year at Höganäs I hiked sections 5, 6, 7 & 8 to Landskrona and covered about 58 km. I also completed the Kullaleden Trail on this adventure. It is one 70 km section of the Skåneleden trail SL 5 around the Kullahalvön Peninsula. Thursday February 14, 2019 I …

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