Hiking in Finland

Climbing, bikepacking, skiing & packrafting in the north

The Week in Review LXXI

“He who is outside his door has the hardest part of his journey behind him.” – Dutch Proverb

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Win a Boilerwerks Backcountry Boiler™!

Martin sells some photography gear. [German]

Dates & News for May 2014. [German]

Adam Ondra Climbs two 5.14d’s (while training for the World Cup).

The End of the Everest Myth.

Trip Reports

Florence enjoys Taghia, the pearl of Marokko. [French]

Jill finds practice makes perfect fun.

Corrina enjoys the views while scrambling in the Vogesen. [German]

Matthew celebrates a Coniston Peak Fest.

A circle in the desert. [Spanish]

A Natural Run & Hike For Beginners. [Japanese]

The April Mountain Z meeting Suzuka. [Japanese]

The Problem.

Spring time.

Stephen spent a weekend in Sneem, Southwest Kerry.

A ski tour on the Trollsteinen. [German]

Spain’s Most Dangerous Hike, the Caminito Del Rey.

BMC Lake District Map

Gear Reviews

Mark pimps his Vaude Power Lizard.

Ape@Map Navigation app review. [German]

Toby updated his Edelrid Beast Lite Crampon review to address a problem with them.

Helen is sweating over Cuben.

Jacob takes a look at the ZPacks Duplex.

Fat-Bike To The Arctic Gear Review.

Forrest found some new tools for Wilderness Navigation.

The Best Multi-Pitch knot you’ve never heard of.

Sweetrolls and drop bars.