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    Wild camping and bivouacing

    Just pitch your tent and enjoy nature? In Germany and Europe this is not allowed everywhere. We give important hints and tips.

    What is hiking? The attempt of a definition

    Hiking is an activity of the legs - and a state of the soulJosef Hofmiller This bon mot by the Allgäu writer and ...

    The Soonwaldsteig in Hunsrück

    The 85 km long Sonnwaldsteig promises five nice hiking days in the low mountain range in Rhineland-Palatinate. Then go: 1st day

    10 backpacking essentials

    If you are just starting to hike, you have certainly heard many tips on what you should carry everything. Of course, everyone is ticking differently, but in principle it can be broken down to 10 essentials.

    Desert-proven tips and tricks for hiking in the heat

    During my hikes in the desert mountains of Jbel Sarhro in Morocco, I was able to gain valuable experience for trekking in great heat.

    Comment: the matter with the mountain rescue service and unreasonableness

    First of all, the mountain rescue service is there for a single reason - so that it can provide help in the mountains! So she called ...

    The Amazon is burning & #8211; and we change!

    For a long time we have been looking for an alternative to Amazon as an affiliate partner for books. The reports about the questionable working conditions, but also ...

    Wild camping and bivouacing

    Just pitch your tent and enjoy nature? In Germany and Europe this is not allowed everywhere. We give important hints and tips.

    Project re-mission: back to Entyvio - what's next?

    At the end of 2014, I suffered a severe episode of Crohn's disease, which was eventually treated with prednisolone and azathioprine. This combination led to ...

    The energy bomb Pemmikan simply made by yourself

    Pemmican is a very rich and long-lasting mixture of dried meat, fat and various spices. As energy-rich Reiseproviant it is from the ancient Indians ...

    Adventure

    Multi-day tour through the National Park Val Grande and surroundings

    At the beginning of June, we made our way back to the Val Grande National Park. The Val Grande National Park is located north of Lake Maggiore and ...

    5-lake hike in Pizol

    A sunny weekend and the desire for nature make us decide to run the highly acclaimed 5-lake hike on Pizol (Switzerland). That...

    The Soonwaldsteig in Hunsrück

    The 85 km long Sonnwaldsteig promises five nice hiking days in the low mountain range in Rhineland-Palatinate. Then go: 1st day

    Through Italy's last wilderness: hiking in the Val Grande

    The Val Grande National Park is located in the western hinterland of Lake Maggiore and is considered the largest wilderness area in the Alps.

    Drachenstich hiking loop in Murnau

    The Drachenstich Rundweg is a relatively short walk of about 6 kilometers, which leads through the versatility of the landscape around Murnau.

    Murnauer Moos Loop

    The Murnauer Moos is the largest closed bog area in Central Europe. A circular path leads through the moor area.

    Ridge walk Herzogstand - Heimgarten

    Wonderful tightrope walk between Herzogstand and Heimgarten and down to Walchensee.

    High out on the Matterhorn

    Fast one-day tour on the prototype of a mountain, the Matterhorn (4478m). Or also: Staustehen in the gym. Since the buddies ...

    Impressions from the Seidlpark in Murnau am Staffelsee

    https://youtu.be/ck53umQ1ZuE After the cold days in early August 2019 I grabbed at the first ...

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    A declaration of love to a shoe

    I've never written a declaration of love for a shoe. - but after many years of togetherness it must now 'out ....

    Salomon Skin Pro 10 + 3 Set - trail running backpack in the test

    For fast tours: the Salomon Skin Pro 10 + 3 Set - trail running backpack in the test. For longer trail runs or fast mountain tours is perfect ...

    Small safety guide climbing

    Climbing is now regarded as the trend hobby par excellence. Whether in halls or outdoors, rock climbing is a dangerous extreme sport that ...

    10 backpacking essentials

    If you are just starting to hike, you have certainly heard many tips on what you should carry everything. Of course, everyone is ticking differently, but in principle it can be broken down to 10 essentials.

    Project re-mission: back to Entyvio - what's next?

    At the end of 2014, I suffered a severe episode of Crohn's disease, which was eventually treated with prednisolone and azathioprine. This combination led to ...

    Gear

    The energy bomb Pemmikan simply made by yourself

    Pemmican is a very rich and long-lasting mixture of dried meat, fat and various spices. As energy-rich Reiseproviant it is from the ancient Indians ...

    10 backpacking essentials

    If you are just starting to hike, you have certainly heard many tips on what you should carry everything. Of course, everyone is ticking differently, but in principle it can be broken down to 10 essentials.

    Desert-proven tips and tricks for hiking in the heat

    During my hikes in the desert mountains of Jbel Sarhro in Morocco, I was able to gain valuable experience for trekking in great heat.

    Daypack with style: Vagabond by Gossamer Gear

    The Vagabond by Gossamer Gear is a small, light daypack for the day trip and the city, designed in a sophisticated ultralight design ...

    Nursing wool - the right wool care

    Although the natural fiber wool has become somewhat out of fashion in the outdoor world, wool in the form of merino wool is just for Baselayer ...

    Ultralight outdoor kitchen

    Dining on the trail does not have to weigh much - here is an overview of my ultra-light outdoor kitchen.

    Ultralight Gear

    Go light, go strong!

    The best ultralight equipment
    in the test

    Ultralight outdoor kitchen

    Dining on the trail does not have to weigh much - here is an overview of my ultra-light outdoor kitchen.

    A declaration of love to a shoe

    I've never written a declaration of love for a shoe. - but after many years of togetherness it must now 'out ....

    Hyberg Attila LM - Ultralight backpack

    The Attila by the German brand Hyberg is a solid backpack based on the ultralight principle. With Ultralight, the function is placed at the center of the design, everything unnecessary ...

    Water filter LifeStraw Flex and a humanitarian project

    The LifeStraw Flex water filter has a slightly different concept.

    Six Moon Designs "Lunar Solo" Ultralight Shelter

    With the Six Moon Designs "Lunar Solo" I introduce another classic among long-distance and ultra-light hikers. The construction of the one-person tent consistently relies on weight savings.

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    Project re-mission: back to Entyvio - what's next?

    At the end of 2014, I suffered a severe episode of Crohn's disease, which was eventually treated with prednisolone and azathioprine. This combination led to ...

    The Amazon is burning & #8211; and we change!

    For a long time we have been looking for an alternative to Amazon as an affiliate partner for books. The reports about the questionable working conditions, but also ...

    The benefits of hiking

    For many sports that take place outdoors, you need special equipment and possibly previous knowledge. There is a recreational activity that everyone ...

    Nursing wool - the right wool care

    Although the natural fiber wool has become somewhat out of fashion in the outdoor world, wool in the form of merino wool is just for Baselayer ...

    Impressions from the Seidlpark in Murnau am Staffelsee

    https://youtu.be/ck53umQ1ZuE After the cold days in early August 2019 I grabbed at the first ...

    Water management when hiking in dry and hot regions

    During my hikes through the desert mountains of Jebel Sarhro in Morocco, I learned some valuable techniques and tricks to manage water with the scarce (and heavy) resource.
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