Happy Hiking
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Happy Hiking


On The Way Up

I stand at the snow edge outside the parking lot and put on my gear. Newly bought randonneeski with high-tech bindings, shoes and sticks, at a price I neither want to talk about or think about.

I direct my gaze and thoughts forward, upwards, towards the peaks behind the snow-covered slalom hill that is abandoned…



Happy Hiking is a publication for readers and writers who find comfort and strength in hiking. We share our experiences, reflection, ideas, and insights on hiking. We invite hikers, writers, nature philosophers, and photographers to join us and share their best stories.

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Øivind H. Solheim

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