Hiking in Finland

Climbing, bikepacking, skiing & packrafting in the north

The Week in Review 245

“Life is like riding a bicycle. To keep your balance, you must keep moving.” - Albert Einstein

Locus Gear Hapi Sil & Salsa Mukluk


Sweet lens for backpacking: Samyang Unveils Ultra-Fast 35mm f/1.2 for Mirrorless APS-C Cameras.

Interesting: Illusory Truth Effect and Sea Kayaking.

Needed: Save the Arctic.

Honourable: Voluntarily cleaning up the forest. [German]

Fun: The Optimal U.S. National Parks Centennial Road Trip.

For couples: The Klymit Double V mattress.

Insane: 1,135-mile-long gondola now connects Vail and Whistler Blackcomb.

Finds his way: Cheyne Lempe.

Different: A Guide to Bikefishing.

Packrafts: 3 Reasons To Use Them in Zion’s Narrows.

Cheap: Backcountry Semi-Annual Sale.

Cheaper: Bergfreunde 60% off sale.

Cheapest: Bergzeit.co.uk Summer Sale.

Trip Reports

Leor’s Sierra High Route.

How Kathrin’s LEJOG Hike will continue. [German]

David explores the Backroads of Minakami.

Day 7 on the Wind River High Route.

Peter heads out on the Langdale circuit for two nights.

Instagram Takeover @GoVisitDenmark.

High Sierra Glimpses from Craig.

A failed trip that was fun: The Southern Sierra High Route.

Myojin Daira, Chapter 2.

On a misson.

A visit to Ausangate in the Andes.

Roman Dials Trip Report from the Lost Coast is worth reading: Part 1, Part 2 and Part 3.

Awesome: The Bosnia & Herzegovina Hobo Packrafting Trip.

Sale Athée - Aiguille du Moine.

Roger is waiting for the sunrise in Furesø.

Urs is with his Family on Tour in Saas Fee. [German]

Packrafts: 3 Reasons To Use Them in Zion’s Narrows.

Gear Reviews

An awesome, 740 g light MYOG Tent. [German]

Useful: Packraft seat upgrade.

Outcozo’s OutDoor 2016 News. [German]

Thomas’ One Day OutDoor Impressions. [German]

And also Charlotte ran once across the OutDoor 2016. [German]

Dave reviews the Osprey Poco AG.

Haglöfs LIM Essens down jacket review.

Jake’s Truth About Minimalist Footwear.

Alpkit Airlok Dual 13L Dry Bag reviewed.

A tent for families: Decathlon Fresh&Black Air Seconds Familiy Tent. [German]

Bikepacking With Coffee – An AeroPress Experience.

Alex’s Haute Route Pyrenees gear report is worth checking out.

Scott’s Elite Boa review.

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