Hiking in Finland

Climbing, bikepacking, skiing & packrafting in the north

The Week in Review 226

“Where flowers bloom so does hope.” - Lady Bird Johnson

Wild Flower


Besides having a No Gear Year I’m doing this 52 Week Photography Challenge - and you still can start with both, too!

Looking for a cool job in the outdoor industry? Join Arc’teryx as an Art Director or check out their other open positions.

ZEISS and Fellowes Brands launch a ZEISS Lens for your iPhone.

Protect Public Lands.

Leor on FKTs.

Check out Matthias Projekt OE-3000. [German]

Skateboard Urbanism.

Winter garments from Patagonia, Black Diamond and Haglöfs up to 50% off at Bergfreunde.

Trip Reports

Nez Perce Trifecta.

Martin celebrates on a mountain hut New Year. [German]

Ride the Wild Rivers Coast Scenic Bikeway.

Along the Wyrna to Beromünster. [German]

David’s 2015 Outdoor Year.

Alex Honnold climbs Angola.

A scrambling day at Schneeberg.

Markus checks his home-zone, the Bregenzerwald. [German]

The Twisting Spokes 2015 Year Review.

Bikepacking Day 2.

Susi visits Mountain Gorilla’s in Uganda. [German]

A Skiing Day with MaptoSnow. [German]

Blue Skies Day.

David is braving the weather in Coigach & Assynt.

Farum Sø.

With the packraft on the Saimaa Lake. [German]

The Nordic skating season is upon us.

Enjoying the flowy trails of Pyhä-Luosto Nationalpark

Gear Reviews

Introduction to Ultralight Bikepacking. [German]

Ross ponders about the Concept and Theory of Classic Backpacking.

Thule Perspektiv Backpack Review.

Revelate Designs Terrapin V2 Review.

Cass reviews the Surly Wednesday.

5 years with Fuji X Cameras.

The Budget Backpacking Kit.

A first look at the Blackburn Outpost Seat Pack.

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