Hi there all you wonderful people! I am Happycamel, in heart and soul passionate hiker, adventurer and restless nomad. In my daily life yoga instructor, birth Doula, mom of three and Permaculture farmer living on a farm on a small island called Tjome in Norway. I will travel across the ocean and hike the Pacific Crest Trail through Oregon and Washington; from Ashland to Stehekin, solo this summer, starting July 1st. Looking forward to hit the trail, meet all of you badass hikers and share all of it with you excellent readers here on The Trek and on www.happycamel.no
Realizing.. Today it is 16 days since my very last day on the trail. It feels surreal that it is actually not that long since I pushed all those
I am home. The hike is over. Readjusting is hard. I am like an empty shell. I am not here. My mind is still out there. Out there on the trail. The
Ashland to Crater Lake - 177 km in 5,5 days Wow! I am in it! The trail got me now! Done with my first section; Ashland to Crater Lake. This last
Yikes! The moment has come were I can actually say tomorrow. It is a kind of magical and surreal feeling. I am super ready. My whole body is restless
With my start date getting closer, I wanted to write a post about my preparations for my hike on the PCT. I also wanted to write about gear. But preparations is not just gear, it is so many other things both mentally and physically. This year has taught me a lot about all of those things.
The countdown has started! I will in less than three weeks travel from Norway across the ocean and embark on my journey on the Pacific Crest Trail. I am beyond excited. The childish feeling of joy when I leave everyone and everything behind with 60 days of hiking, suffering and the bliss of nature laying ahead of me.