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Days 5 & 6 & 7

Day 5

On day 4, I hiked 19 miles. This was not apart of my plan. I went to bed that night thinking it would all be worth it in the morning when I would wake up to rain. 1,398 more words

Always changing

Although I love a beautiful mountain lake,

for me, there is something about a running stream,

always moving,

never stagnant,

always changing,

going somewhere new. 11 more words

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Norway - Nyksund & Dronningruta

Leaving Ringstad, driving to Nyksund village & walking Dronningruta (The Queen’s Route) the following day.

After saying our goodbyes at our WorkAway in Ringstad… 1,444 more words

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