Pt. 4 On the road with Thor and Wolverine

Day 7 23.7. The Tiefrastenhütte had a great breakfast. It was our last lodge and even though it's hosts weren't as open as the others, they were still friendly and amazing cooks. So after fruits with yogurt, hard boiled eggs, buns with jam and coffee we started our day trip to the Eidechsspitze / lizardpeak. Our host said it was a trip "the children did too". Well I think she meant mountain goat...

Pt. 3 From New Zealand to Iceland in one day!

Day 6 22.7. The 6th day was our longest. The official time was 7 hours (without breaks) we needed 9 (with breaks), so I think we were pretty good. We decided to eat breakfast at 6 am to start early. However I was the only one sitting at 6 am at the breakfast table. As a result I ordered coffee like an alcoholic would order beer. (Normally I don't start with coffee before 10 am). At 6:15 am people...

Pt. 2 To Mordor and back

Day 4 Mo, 20.7. Our first morning up in the mountains was sunny and warm. Our welcoming hosts bid us farewell and we left early around 8 am. The specialty of this mountain lodge was, that we could already see our next one! It was just well 5 hours away! The first thing we noticed was that after a few minutes we were all out of breath. Not because we had no stamina but because already at 2300...

Pt.1 Towards the Mountains

Day 1-3: 17-19.7.2015 I decided to do day 1-3 together because they were mostly just the journey to our mountain rainge. Day 1 Fr, 17.7. We started on my cousin's and my last day of school. I came home after 3 hours of school with my report card and packed my last things into my backpack. For hiking you have to pack light and it was hard to figure out what to take and what not. Therefore I will...