Hiking in Finland

Climbing, bikepacking, skiing & packrafting in the north

The Week in Review LXXXVI

People who think they know everything are a great annoyance to those of us who do. - Isaac Asimov

Åland Impressions


Win some sweet Big Sky Gear.

Simon ponders about an Independent Scotland.

Sir Chris Bonington climbs The Old Man of Hoy on his 80th birthday.

The newest trekking Magazin is out.

What to do when it rains on a mountain hut? [German]

Climbing is changing.

Bergzeit.co.uk has new winter gear from Mammut & Norrona in stock.

Gear Reviews

What belongs into your FA Kit when hiking with kids? [German]

Zack takes a first look at the Fuji X100T.

I conclude the One Stop Shop Series with a Multi-Shop Stop.

Emily reports from the other side of the Camera.

Niels spent 30 nights on the Nemo Zor 20R.

Dave files the 2014 shoe report.

Mike ponders about Snowbike geometry.

A Surly Karate Monkey Drop bar 29er.

Michael reviews the MSR Hubba NX.

Chad takes a look at the Montbell Ex Light Anorak.

Fatbike Ramblings.

Are HMG Packs 100% Waterproof?

The modular Shelter System from The Theory Works. [German]


Trip Reports

Eyes Wide Shut: Cycling on the Salar.

鳳凰三山. [Japanese]

A fine mountaineering trip to the Piz Palu. [Italian]

Planeta Packraft’s 2nd part of their Lapland Packrafting trip. [Spanish]

Don shares some thoughts and wonderful photos from the Sierra High Route.

Ten days in Idaho.

Greg is Out and In the Aiguestortes.

Nick takes a short round on The Beaten Path.

Joery packrafts the gorges of the Haut-Allier.

Mount Davis.

Paul hikes to Raven Crag & Castlerigg Stone Circle.

The “Röck my Raft” Packrafting-Tour.

A Kungsleden Family backpacking trip.

An ode to the sheep. [German]

Will shares memories from Summer.

Part 3 of Willem’s Iceland hike.

Heat, Hydration and Offset nuts on Triple Direct, El Capitan.

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