Category Archives: 2017 Europe

Running from Winter to FineLand

Date: 25 – 29/08/2017From/To: Kautokeino – HelsinkiDistance: 1535 KmTotal Distance: 14046 KmWeather: Sunny, Cold, RainRoad: Paved We sat out the rain in Kautokeino for a day and were contemplating to wait even a bit longer but checking the forecast we … Continue reading

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North Cape

Date: 21 – 25/08/2017From/To: Tromso – KautokeinoDistance: 546 KmTotal Distance: 12511 KmWeather: Sunny, Cold, RainRoad: Paved Now the last push to the North Cape was on. Not to push it too hard we would split it in two days. The … Continue reading

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Visiting Oddvar & Elfrida and riding the Costal Road

Date: 11 – 16/08/2017From/To: Oddvar & Elfrida house – BodoDistance: 837 KmTotal Distance: 11385 KmWeather: Sunny, Cold, RainRoad: Paved The next morning we had breakfast and a walk around their house. It is part of a recently house development and … Continue reading

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Atlantic Road

Date: 10/08/2017From/To: Afarnes – Oddvar & Elfrida houseDistance: 204 KmTotal Distance: 10548 KmWeather: Sunny, Cold, Heavy RainRoad: Paved We started early using a ferry to get to the start of the Atlantic road. The Atlantic road is an 8.3 kilometre … Continue reading

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Dalsnibba and Trollstiegen – twisty roads, stunning scenery!

Date: 09/08/2017From/To: Hornindal – AfarnesDistance: 242 KmTotal Distance: 10344 KmWeather: Cold, Cloudy, SunnyRoad: Gravel, Paved Here is the accommodation on the farm, it looks even better in sunshine. We started early to ride the Gamle-Strynefjellsvegen, the Dalsnibba, Geiranger and the … Continue reading

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Snognefjell and an unexpected ferry ride

Date: 08/08/2017From/To: Høyheimsvik – HornindalDistance: 353 KmTotal Distance: 10102 KmWeather: Cold, Drizzling, Cloudy, SunnyRoad: Paved Today we planned to ride the ‘Snognefjell’ scenic route. I was hoping to have still some snow laying around, but not too muchJ. So we … Continue reading

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Aurlandsfjellet

Date: 07/08/2017From/To: Gudvangen – HøyheimsvikDistance: 127 KmTotal Distance: 9876 KmWeather: Cold, Drizzling, Cloudy, SunnyRoad: Paved This time we packed up and started in good weather for a change. The road wound up a mountain site, unfortunately we got stuck behind … Continue reading

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Vemork hydropower – location of the film “The Heroes of Telemark “

Date: 02 – 03/08/2017From/To: Preikestolen Campground – RjukanDistance: 333 KmTotal Distance: 9325 KmWeather: Cold, Drizzling, Cloudy, SunnyRoad: Paved We had breakfast and I could see the black clouds coming in. As you can see, I wasn’t too happy. It started … Continue reading

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Preikestolen

Date: 01/08/2017From/To: Preikestolen CampgroundDistance: 0 KmTotal Distance: 8992 KmWeather: Cold, SunnyRoad: Paved We started really early, just before sunrise. We arrived at the Preikestolen 30min later, parked the bike and off we went. The sun just started to rise over … Continue reading

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Lysebotn

Date: 31/07 01/08/2017From/To: Suleskard – Preikestolen CampgroundDistance: 53 KmTotal Distance: 8992 KmWeather: Warm, Sunny, Cold, Rain Road: Paved Weather forecast, rain, but with a window of two hours, again… Not sure where the weather forecast put these two hour windows … Continue reading

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