Yes! We are finally here! Romsdalen! Another idyllic and fairytale like place. We will stay at Soggebru camping for over a week and use this as base for further exploration of the mountains and valleys around here. Romsdalen is a Mecca for BASE jumping and Anders is finally going to use his BASE equipment that … Continue reading Arrival Romsdalen!
Things have been running smoothly and we are not far away from Romsdalen. We have had the opportunity to use our tree-tents again and have been lucky to not be stranded by bad thunder weather. We have also seen a lot of wild life, like eagles, harbour porpoise (dolphin like animal) and mink. You don’t … Continue reading Soon in Romsdalen
After many days of sunny and warm weather, we have now had a couple of worse days with high winds and a bit of rain. We have had a day to relax, just staying in camp and waiting for the forecast to get better. Fortunately, the winds calmed down and we could continue without any … Continue reading A last amazing sunset
The weather has been perfect the last couple of days and we just love to sleep under the open sky. Judging by the weather forecast, there will be a couple of more days sleeping under the stars (Yay!)
Hellesylt has been great and we have enjoyed our stay at this idyllic place. Our trip is far from over so we have now set our sights on our new destination, which is Romsdalen. This trip will probably take a little over a week to complete and our first camp is at a place called … Continue reading Romsdalen Next
All around Hellesylt there are plenty of great hiking opportunities, both challenging and easy. One of the easiest hiking opportunities here is Flofjellet mountain pass. Not only is it the easiest, it’s also great in terms of scenery and nature. The work on the road throughthe mountain pass was started in 1887 and when it … Continue reading Flofjellet
It’s summer and we are already thinking about the winter. We are using the time here at the farm to check our equipment and make sure everything is ready for the autumn and winter part of the expedition. One thing that is very important in the winter is eating enough energy, so we have been … Continue reading Preparing for the winter
The place where Jan comes from is called Helset. This is a small and beautiful place that I really love beyond anything. I have taken some pictures that shows this wonderful site.
The farm that Jan Arne comes from is called the Birdman farm. BASE jumpers have for years been jumping of the big cliff that they have in their back yard. Each year there is two official BASE jumping events going on here. First you have the X2 festival in April and then you have the … Continue reading Birdman Farm
Oh yes! We are home! Hellesylt, the most beautiful place on earth!Aoooo! Hellesylt in sight!Cruise ships are going here all the timeYes! we are here!