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The Thompson Pass – a hard decision

Southcentral Alaska we had reached, now there was only one more step: Let’s hit Thompson Pass and get out on our skis! After so many travel days we were definitely ready for some outdoor activities and some fresh air. Like already reported the weather for this area was predicted to…

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Kluane – the journey along the highest summits of Canada

As the weather on the coast was very moody at that time of the year, which wasn’t really common people told us, there was not that much more to explore in Haines for us. I wish I could’ve gotten a longer, more interesting stay out of this but in this…

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The White Pass Route – first skiing attempts in the North

After our excellent drive on the Stewart-Cassiar Highway up into the Yukon Territory, we first made our way to Whitehorse where we stocked up our supplies and planned our next steps. On the southern Klondike Highway, we wanted to drive up to the White Pass, which lies between the Yukon,…

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Old friends on the Stewart-Cassiar Highway

For our way up north I chose the same route that Moritz and I had taken before. This meant that we would drive along the Stewart-Cassiar Highway behind the Coastal Mountains. This road has been one of the big highlights on our road trip two years ago and this time…

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Spring in the Rockies – or is it still winter?

I have left Revelstoke behind me and found myself in the Rockies for a while. The first week I was busy for Hagen Alpin Tours skiing the ski areas in the Banff National Park before my travel companion Mira picked me up and the adventure Alaska 2.0 took off. One…

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Revelstoke 2.0 – the second half of the winter

So, winter in Revelstoke is already over for me again. Since I last reported here tonnes of things happened. T report about all of them would be way too much effort so I will just write a summary of all the highlights. Those highlights definitely include all those touring days…

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Revelstoke 2.0 – the next winter in Canada

It’s been a while that i reported here on this site but now I sure have enough photos that I would like to present you in another gallery. The subject: Winter in Revelstoke and its surrounding area. Sounds familiar? Sure, that was the subject last winter already, however, this winter…

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The Eagle Walk – Through the Lechtal Alps to the Arlberg

And with that, we’re already at the third an last report about the Eagle Walk. This time we go from Lermoos at the Zugspitze-Mountain all across the Lechtal Alps to St. Christoph at the Arlberg. This equals the last eight stages of the Eagle Walk. This time I started the…

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The Eagle Walk – Fight over the summits in the Karwendel Mountains

So, next try. For the restart of my mission, I adjusted some settings, as I was completely overloaded during my first two stages. Tent, camping mattress and sleeping bag I replaced by a smaller sleeping bag only for huts, as my further plan was to spend every night on huts…

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The Eagle Walk – start in the Kaiser Mountains

Here we go, finally, I started my long tour through Tirol in St. Johann on the 30th of August, 2018. Around noon, I arrived on the train and marched to the official start of the trail, which was marked by a big eagle statue. On this late summer afternoon the…

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