/ hiking in northern Sweden
Below the tree line, there will be plenty of mosquitos and black flies all through summer, above the tree line almost none, except for very calm evenings.
Sarek looks like an absolutely magnificent place.
Was first alerted to it via the photography of Magnus Limdbom.
to get to kvikkjock was a flight to stockholm then 14 hours on train north, then a few hours on a bus...but all very do'able
you've got to be up for walking through cold rivers, plus a distinct lack of paths...but if you are you will love it
Elsewhere on the site
Pete Whittaker has flashed the 32 pitch route Freerider 5.12d on El Capitan in Yosemite Valley over three days,... Read more
Every so often you meet someone in climbing that makes you take a step back. Someone with a fire in their eye, passion in... Read more
This survey is being conducted by the Outdoor Industries Association in order to find out more about how and why people... Read more
The Grivel A&D Ascender & Descender is brand new for Autumn 2014 and incorporates a revolutionary and innovative patented... Read more
Nuts, wires, stoppers, chocks, wedges, whatever you want to call them, have been around for a long time. Initially made from... Read more