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The Whanganui River Journey

Back in Taumarunui we got a welcome home lunch from Josie and Ray at Kelly's motel. It was such a treat to return to the same spot, especially one with a couple of trail angels going out of their way to help TA hikers. Resupplying for the river journey took us hours. Suddenly all weight… Continue reading The Whanganui River Journey


Autumn Paddling

Stockholm is often considered as a snobbish city. I won't deny the cliché, but Stockholm has a very different side too. It is surrounded by numerous bigger and smaller reserves and parks, which are crossed by a number of hiking trails. I know of few cities built on islands in the sea, where in winter… Continue reading Autumn Paddling