New Year’s Eve in the forest

I’d rather spend New Year’s Eve in the forest than downtown. Instead of going to a party or looking at the fireworks, we spent the last/first night of the year sleeping in a shelter just outside of Gothenburg. I’d chose sitting by the fire with some friends anytime again over the noise of the cityContinue reading “New Year’s Eve in the forest”

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Resuming 2015, part 4: autumn in Sweden.

This is the last part of what is like a summary of my outdoors 2015. Since the year is not over yet, this part will stop by the end of November, and there’s still another adventure to be had! Back in october I went to a Bushcaft course that was specialized on axe skills, givenContinue reading “Resuming 2015, part 4: autumn in Sweden.”

Resuming 2015, part 3: Padjelanta, Lofoten and southern Sweden

July started off with what was thought to be a hike through Sarek. Because of unusual high snow, that was staying till summer in the higher altitudes, we had to change our plans. We hiked along the Padjelantaleden instead, a trail that surrounds Sarek Nationalpark on the western side. It has bridges over all theContinue reading “Resuming 2015, part 3: Padjelanta, Lofoten and southern Sweden”

Resuming 2015, part 2: bushcraft, moving and back to the snow.

After all the trips in winter, that resumed mostly around snow and cold, now spring was coming in Portugal. I went for a bushcraft course south of Lisbon, where I learned some cool things about making fire and simple outdoors living.  I’m not really so much into the whole bushcraft thing that I want to buildContinue reading “Resuming 2015, part 2: bushcraft, moving and back to the snow.”