Hiking in Finland

Climbing, bikepacking, skiing & packrafting in the north

The Week in Review LV

Snow on the trail floor.

#ULSummit Camp 1


As Tucas, Spain’s first ultralight cottage, is open for business! There’s clothing, quilts and custom work available for sale, so if you need an idea professionally implemented, contact Marco!

Coffee with Ueli Steck.

Steven ponders about the Most Visible Mountain & New Mountain Classifications.

Porcelain Rocket is on Facebook - go give them a Thumbs up!

Registration for Coast to Coast Sweden 2014 is now open - Join Sweden’s most social walk next May!

Missing you pillow at camp? Then check out MLD’s all new Pillow X.

No water vessels in Sarek: The reason why.

Passing Outdoor Appreciation to the Next Generation. Goes well with The Grand Canyon Guide To Parent-Child Relationships.

Colin is training for that big hike.

Nick wonders if he’s mad to take a Solo Wilderness Trip?

Cirques of controversy.

Norrøna has a new, minimalistic website.

15 years old girl completes the Appalachian Trail to become its youngest solo thru-hiker.


Gear Deals & Reviews

Black Diamond gear is up to 40% reduced at Bergzeit.

Men’s Patagonia Gear Up to 50% Off and up to 55% Off The North Face Women’s Clothing at Backcountry.com.

You still get a free “Sawyer Mini Water Filter” with the purchase of any ULA Equipment pack over $200!

Exclusive One Week Big Score Sale! - 60% Off Wind River Softshell Jackets & Pants Only At GoLite.com.

The MSR MUTHA HUBBA 3 Person Tent is 35% off at the Bergfreunde today only!

The TLS Tyvek Bivy is on sale.

Six Moon Designs has 40% Off all Backpacks and Accessories.

The Coastkid shows off a sub £500 Fatbike!

John reviews the ZPacks Rain Jacket.

Dennis writes about Tarps and Tarptents.

Jacob likes the MSR WindPro Stove.

Michael walks, scrambles and climbs in a pair of Rab Vertex pants.

Joslyn reviews YAMA Mountain Gear Stuff Sacks.

Chad takes a First Look @ my ZPacks Arc Blast Backpack.


Trip Reports

The Wanderlust Equipment MUON PACK goes for an overnighter.

jackieboy enjoys the early winter during the Maruyama Snow Haiku.

A Mountain Running Trip in Kyushu.

To Ayacucho.

From Lenggries to the Tegernsee.

Nick will be trading stories around the campfire until his computer gets fixed.

Where the Bears Meet the Sea.

Nick on The Maul on Wedge.

South West Coast Path - Hell’s Mouth and Godrivy Point.

Chris enjoys the first Ski Tour as winter comes to the Cairngorms.

Christine hikes through Southern Europe: Carcassonne to Spanish border.

Mal spent a few days in Torridon.

A run around Loch Affric.

八ヶ岳 編笠山と権現岳 Day2. Beautiful & tasty!

Desolation Wilderness: Mt. Tallac.

Linda hikes the Fifteenmile Trail.

Leor climbs Foerster Peak.