Hiking in Finland

Climbing, bikepacking, skiing & packrafting in the north

The Week in Review CLXXXX

“Winter is coming.” ― George R.R. Martin, A Game of Thrones

Khufu Sil Aspen Gold - Locus Gear © HikeSinatra


The extraordinary nobody.

Win a spot on the Outdoor Research Alpine Camp with Bergzeit!

Outdoorline.sk has free world-wide shipping on all Westcomb hardshell jackets!

Pre-order Dave MacLeod’s latest climbing injury book, Make or Break.

Steven celebrates a Kitty’s Wood PRoW Success.

Alex shares some Illustrations from after the Alpine golden age.

Vheck out the 2015 Hilleberg Tent Handbook.

The best climbing areas in Europe – for improving your skills.

Gear Reviews

A look at the and wander 20L daypack. [Japanese]

Gear Outtakes Fall 2014.

Running Hawaii’s Na Pali Coast: The Kalalau Trail.

Dennis tests the Berghaus Ulvetanna Hybrid Hydrodown Jacket. [German]

La Sportiva Crossover GTX reviewed.

Looking back towards Slåttdalsskrevan, Skuleberget National Park

Trip Reports

Back to the beach and fast!

Jon & Ally head up the Desmaison Gousseault Grandes Jorasses.

Al & friends visit Pike O’Blisco in the snow.

Dicks, pussies and blasphemy.

Running Hawaii’s Na Pali Coast: The Kalalau Trail.

Gerlad climbs the tower. [German]

Emily celebrates a Solstice Party with a spot of Cosmiques Icefall Climbing.

Marble Peak 50k+.

To the Rara Lake in the land of the unnamed mountains, re commended read. [German]

伊豆FastHikeの旅 3DAYS. [Japanese]

Guillermo, Ross & jon backpack The Great Divide Trail: 150 km from Shark Mtn. to Highway 1.

Bowfell Climbers Traverse.

Roger has some unexpected occurrences along the way from Svendborg to Sønderborg.

A Weekend warrior in Austria.

Winter camping in the Greater Yellowstone.

The Stub Stewart Gravel Getaway.

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