Back on track

Summer is heading towards it´s end and i´m riding again. This summer has been one of a kind, i usually don't ride that much and this summer in particular has been all about work and evening skinny dipping with the family. I started my new job the week after midsummer and that means no vacation, … Continue reading Back on track

Solstice Overnighter

Sometimes you need a little push. We (me and Sven) has been talking about doing an overnighter at Sandön for years. You who follow my blog knows the big  island that kicks off our archipelago is a place i return to both summer and winter. Even tough it´s close and easy to access we´ve never … Continue reading Solstice Overnighter

The gettaway

I'm not saying raising kids is easy, cos it's not. Living the family life with all the musts and parental responsibilities can be a bit frustrating. I love having kids, watch them grow up and turn in to awesome little persons and I'm so proud of them. But the family life gets to you. It's … Continue reading The gettaway

Last Ride to the Outer Rims

Sorry for posting the exactly same ride as before. But we just had get out to Brändöskär again and i just had to make a post cos it was the ride of the year. During the weekend the temperature rose to over +20 in the sun. If there was a chance to go out in … Continue reading Last Ride to the Outer Rims

In between

November, the most dull month of the year. It´s that time when we´re just waiting for the winter to arrive. Short days, rain, cold but not dry like in the winter. But all of a sudden temperature drops and the sun show herself. This year i have not visited Sandön at all with my bike. … Continue reading In between

The Emerald Fat Bike Connection – Part six, Trails of Wicklow

Beaches and mellow rides are sure nice but Wicklow got some pretty rad trails to. The very awesome Ian at Fatbikeadventures.ie set me up with a new bike for all that single track awesomeness to come. A Rockymountain Blizzard with a huge 150 mm Wren up front. What a beast! Wicklow county is full of … Continue reading The Emerald Fat Bike Connection – Part six, Trails of Wicklow

Mind the gap

Living in a part of the world where we get proper seasons is pretty sweet. Bright warm summers and cold dark winters makes one appreciate things a little bit more. I love the contrasts of beach riding and going far out on frozen water with just months in between. The only time of year that … Continue reading Mind the gap

All Mountain weekend, Reinnesfjellet slick rock, Norway

Since we´re far up in the arctic we might as well go to Norway. I love the Swedish mountains but Norway is something complete different. That might sound strange when we´re so close to each other. But really it´s a huge different, higher peaks, steeper mountains and the fjords.... About one hour drive from Björkliden … Continue reading All Mountain weekend, Reinnesfjellet slick rock, Norway

All Mountain weekend, Låktatjåkka Mountain lodge

It is finally autumn and the annual trip up to the mountains is on. Our bike club Luleå Terrängcyklister arrange a trip every year. I missed the event last year so i was pretty stoked to join for the 2017 trip. We go to Björkliden, a ski and hike resort far up north way pass … Continue reading All Mountain weekend, Låktatjåkka Mountain lodge

Sunday among pines

Kevin from the UK been spending a couple of weeks up here again. After driving around the northern parts of Sweden, Norway and Finland for a few weeks he stayed a few days at our hose. On Sunday we went for a spin out on the trails by the airport and beyond. It´s been a … Continue reading Sunday among pines