I’m Daniel Stenberg, a UI/UX designer from Stockholm. I also do a bit of hobby photography.



November, 2015 2

Hiking in Jotunheimen — Part 3

We packed our stuff before the rain came. I can’t remember if I stopped shooting today because of the rain or if I was too tired. Probably a bit of both.
We are now one day away from Glittertind (2,465m).

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We reached Spiterstulen station and it looked like something out of LOTR. We all started humming the Riders of Rohan tune.


After a nice break and more waffles we went back out in the rain again.

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We camped close to the bottom of the mountain Glittertind and went to bed early. Before I fell asleep I read a few pages in my Moomin philosophy book.


Time to walk across Norway’s 2nd tallest mountain.
But first, blueberry porridge.

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Once we crossed the river and reached the path up the mountain, Eric read us a poem about water.

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I had long-johns on but I was still cold…

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Time to celebrate today’s effort!


After a good nights sleep we all felt happier. The sun was out and we had a lot of time to just relax now.

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And we’re back in Gjendesheim! Tired but happy.

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And that’s it, our trip to Jotunheimen. Here’s a map of our route and camping spots.


Hiking in Jotunheimen — Part 2

After some morning-yoga in our hiking gear we were ready to go! Today we are moving in to colder regions..


I didn’t mind the rain, I had a new rain jacket and trousers. And I was listening to my hiking playlist which includes classical music, post-rock and indie folk songs. There isn’t much else to do when it’s raining than to keep on walking.

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During this trip I’ve got plenty of good shots of this young man.

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It was soon dinner time and we decided to find a good place to set up camp.

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Because of my super-strength I accidentally ruined my tent by breaking a pole in half.  Luckily I could use the repair kit from Fredrik’s tent to fix it.

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Good night


Good morning! Time for breakfast.


We started off by walking 300m upwards to reach the snow covered areas and icy lakes.

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Lunch time. And Petter is making a flute/whistlepipe.

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Erik playing around

Erik playing around (gif)

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When we first saw snow we were playing around like kids. (It’s exciting because it’s the middle of the summer)
I hate snow now. especially walking uphill in it.

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Not far to the next station now, where we’ll treat ourselves. With waffles.

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And then out in the cold again to find a good place to set up camp. (where it’s not covered with snow)

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Pretty good view from my tent

Pretty good view from my tent

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And then, just before going to bed we got a bit of sun.

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Tomorrow there will be less snow. But more rain. Good night.