Tag: ultralight backpacking

Gallery: Southern kingstrail part 2 2015

I started writing a trip report about this trail here, and you can see part one of the gallery here. I wanted to make just a simple post with the pictures together in a gallery. […]

Being tall and sleeping well

Being tall and discomfort: Short people seem to handle back pain a lot better than taller ones do. Sure being tall has it’s advantages; at concerts for example (I don’t have to climb on other peoples […]

Trip report: Southern kingstrail, Sweden part 1

How do I describe a trip like the Southern kings trail? I have been thinking about this now for over two weeks since I’ve been back and one term keeps coming back to me “magnificent […]

Dail pic: Moonlight over Görälven

I took this shot while sleeping along side Görälven. This was the night before the red moon so the moon was massive and bright! This was a simple Long exposure with my fujifilm x-t1 and […]

Hike planning and mountain hikes near Stockholm Part. 1

Sharing is caring: For this entry I am doing things a little differently. Normally I just do all my planning without anybody understanding how I go about things. Then on my site a few pictures […]

Gear Review: Thermarest xTherm sleeping pad

Let me start by saying that I sleep terribly whether I’m out on the trail or at home. My body just hates sleeping and most beds. With that said I have found some tricks that […]

The Humble mosquito head net.. and all it’s uses

One of the fascinating aspects of the Ultralight community is finding a million uses for everything in your pack. Instead of bringing a pair of trekking poles and a camera tripod, ultralighters use their trekking […]