Arrival Sulitjelma!

Battling some days of heavy winds, but also some days with awesome weather, we have finally have arrived at Sulitjelma. This is a small town that was a booming mining town back in the days. This is in fact the third mining town we have visited during our trip so far. Unlike the other mining … Continue reading Arrival Sulitjelma!

Polar circle and blizzard

After a few days rest at the DNT cabin “Bolnastua”, we continued our journey northward, passing into “Saltfjellet” national park and also crossing the polar circle! A new milestone achievement! If you follow the marked path into Saltfjellet, you will get to small hut right at the polar circle, where you also will find a … Continue reading Polar circle and blizzard

From hut to hut

We have left Umbukta mountain cabin and are heading for the town of Sulitjelma. This will take us around 3 weeks, but we will kind of be living in "luxury". This is because our path will take us past many cabins and huts and we can basically walk from cabin to cabin and not use … Continue reading From hut to hut

Happy new year!

We have now reached the serviced mountain cabin “Umbukta fjellstue” and we celebrated new years eve here. The celebration was not that exciting, we relaxed indoors watching the movie “Avatar” on television. But for us this was a nice and relaxing way to celebrate, after many days of battling the bad snow conditions. The mountain … Continue reading Happy new year!