/ Written by Tommy Sollén
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OAS 2009, Day 3 – Climbing

During the workshops a few journalists and bloggers had the opportunity to do some climbing instead.
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/ Written by Jonas Hållén

Social hiking grows in Sweden

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Karin Juhlin remembers the first time she was allowed to follow her parents and two elder brothers out camping. She was seven, and had grown up listening to the brothers tales from dark and windy nights in the mountains. Now it was her turn. The family made a trip from their home in Vännäsby, outside […]

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/ Written by Jonas Hållén

The fine art of being Bullerö

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Once a holiday paradise for Sweden’s art elite and later famous Hollywood stars, now Bullerö in the Stockholm archipelago has become an easy accessible island for everybody in the outermost part of the Stockholm archipelago. Paddling among the outermost skerries in the archipelago is both a peaceful and exciting experience. Out there a calm day […]

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/ Written by Jonas Hållén

Hiking the Swedish Appalachians

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After years of hiking in the area, Alvar Hansetun finally decided he wanted to walk the whole Bergslagsleden (Bergslag’s Trail). So he packed his backpack and did the 17 sections, measuring a total of 280 km’s, in 15 days and 9 hours. ”I have walked sections of the trail many times. It’s been my local […]

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/ Written by Jonas Hållén

The Wild West of Sweden

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You may experience it among the mountains in Sarek and Padjelanta, or in the forests in Vålådalen, Tjeggelvas and Muddus: the sensation of being entirely alone in the world. You get the same feeling on the Pilgrim trail through Dalsland, a few kilometres north of Upperud. The deep silence. The muted colours. The serenity. You […]

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