A Life-Changing Hike Across Norway
The next best thing to being on an adventure is reading about one. Notes from Outside is a series of first-person stories exploring the meaning of “adventure,” written by people in our community.
While you exchange stories of past experiences, dreams for future ones, and gear-setups, somehow, there’s a bit of magic in the air. The kind that gets us through the cold season, while we’re huddled together inside.
As I passed a lookout point where two young women had stopped to take pictures, I heard one of them exclaiming, “Holy heck, I can’t believe she’s riding up this hill!” I responded in jest, “Am I almost at the top?”
Carolina Casado Parras
As much as I love being in the mountains, I’ve always been reluctant to spend the night up there. I love staying in campsites during hiking trips – that’s how I’ve seen a decent chunk of the American Southwest.
Tristan Bogaard and Belén Castelló