When you feel like the only person in this world…

Parts of my thru hike was in areas, where the summer trails are unknown, and to be honest, they are not really summer trails at all. In winter, there is activity with scooter and backcountry ski tourism, but in summer, it is more or less only hikers that do the green ribbon that walk these trails. Later during summer, the sami people are in their summer villages, but I was too early for that.

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When you hike 1318 km all by yourself (mostly), when you spend 67 days in nature, when your days are steered by daylight, weather and terrain, something happens.

Almost one month ago I finished my first thru hike and this is an attempt to put words on my experiences, to debrief and to find out what will be next. Because the hike did not leave me untouched, and in the aftermath of the hike, changes will follow.

 

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Spring flooding (Sylarna, Sweden)