Again skitouring with a small team including the usual suspects Joop, Marcel and me. And when Joop “tjoep tjoep” tags along; you know you will be pushed to the limit. Of course our friend Markus was guiding us again..
Destination deep into the Ötztaler Alps; unlimited possibilities, a good hut and some beautiful peaks! What can go wrong? Continue reading “Skitouring in Ötztal”
What does an average Dutchman when it is 6 degrees below freezing point? Of all the options, a night camping in the woods with the kids is probably not in the top 10..
Continue reading “Camping with kids”
Our usual tourski trip resembled more of a demolition derby.. one after another could not make it this year or was in such a shape that touring was no option. But in the end, it was the Camperchase Crew who was on the move onto Obertauern. Continue reading “Freetouring 2018 – Obertauern”
The Mountain Madness Family Jam: the start of a new tradition! Thanks to the tremendous success of the previous edition, we organised a 2018 follow-up.
While the Alps nearly drowned in the snow. Winterberg recieved it’s fair share of rain. With temperatures just above the snow level; it was close but no cigar. But that’s the risk you take when you plan a winter trip to the Sauerland. Continue reading “MountainMadness Family Jam 2018”
Well, I can be very short about my bike season in 2017: there was none!
Less than 500k in, I got ill, had to be operated on (twice) and did not recover until mid-December. But I sold my road bike and I got my hands on a Stanton Sherpa. The first few rides on my new mountain bike were awesome. Now I only need to build up strength and condition.
Check out the movie of our last ride of 2017 by Teon: