In the midst of movement and chaos, keep stillness inside of you – Deepak Chopra
Clouds fit my mood just fine – Marie Lu
How, nature…how do you do it? Creating these amazing basalt formations, so perfect, so mesmerising. Nothing can compete. What a magical place, enhanced further by puffins!
Layers upon layers of green, blanketed by a rippling cloud cover, and with mountains peeking through in the far distance. This is so great for restoring the soul.
Food is an important part of any trail. You burn heaps of calories on the road and your body needs sustenance to keep going. I found it a challenge to figure out what kind of foods would suit me to take on the Vasaloppsleden. For example, I’ve figured out through previous hikes that I don’tContinue reading “Food on the trail: what worked and what didn’t work?”
Many eyes go through the meadow, but few see the flowers in it – Ralph Waldo Emerson
Tuesday July 16th 2019 Last day! And a short day into Mora too, with only 9 km left on the Vasaloppsleden. It was raining in the morning and I was dreading it. I left around 10 am and realised the rain wasn’t bad at all! It wasn’t more like a drizzle, so nothing I couldn’tContinue reading “Vasaloppsleden day 5 – Eldrisstugan to Mora (9 km)”
Monday July 15th 2019 It rained a lot that night. I was dreading having to hike in rain and mud the next day, but drove off to dream land in the end. I didn’t set an alarm for the morning, because it turns out I didn’t need it. I had plenty of time, so noContinue reading “Vasaloppsleden day 4 – Axisstugan to Eldrisstugan (26 km)”