Baugevatnet und Paurofjellet (von der anderen Seite)

Day 8: Baugevatnet – Sitas

Too few reindeer, too many electricity pylons and a cosy afternoon at the lake

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We have to master a few meters of altitude in the morning. So we start the ascent shortly before 9, without breakfast. But before that we enjoy the view back. The first meters run along the lake Baugevatnet and as a morning surprise we see the first reindeer, this time they are older animals. We […]

Zelten unterm Sternenhimmel (Baugevatnet)

Day 7: Pauro – Baugevatnet

On this night of a thousand stars

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After a very pleasant night in the hut we start after breakfast and cleaning at 9 am. The weather is sunny and warm again and the autumn fjäll shines with us. A last look back at the huts in Pauro. On the way we also see some snow grouses that are not shy at all. […]

Nordic reflections

Day 6: Kåbtåjaure – Pauro

Row, Row, Row Your Boat

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Next stop: Pauro! We start fully motivated, with bright sunshine and also quite early in the morning, alarm clock at 7, at 8:15 we leave. The way leads along the lake – not too close to the lake, but also not too high on the slope is the motto and as always it is a […]

Verträumte Wolken über dem Spadnejávrre

Day 5: Røysvatn – Kåbtåjaure

Lakes, reindeer and great views

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We slept so well – one night all alone in a cosy hut, in absolute seclusion. Our alarm clock goes off at 7.30 and we are really well rested. We pack our things, clean our little hut – you remember: leave it always more beautiful than you found it yourself. Emptying the sewage, fetching enough […]

Nach der Brücke über einen Zulauf des Sårgåjávrre

Day 4: Gränsleden Sårgåjávrre – Røysvatnet

From the Gränsleden to the Nordkalottleden, without a sauna at all

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After we made good progress yesterday, we don’t have it very far to the hut today. The alarm clock rings at 7 a.m. so that we can get to the hut early and enjoy half a day in the hut. We dally a bit in the morning, but at 8:40 we starts. The first sunbeams […]

Wir gehen nicht grad in Richtung Schönwetter....

Day 3: Gränsleden Akkajaure Västenden – Sårgåjávrre

A tale of swamp crossings and rainbows

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A good hiking day starts with a steep ascent – or something like that. From our campsite at the lake we go up through the birch forest. It is shortly after 10 o’clock, once again we used our usual hour to pack. Today’s schedule after yesterday’s exertions is clear: we go as far as we […]