the link) and knew it was doable for me. As for Pepperfly: she walks nearly every day so should be completely fine.
|Not quite there yet, but I needed a rest|
First we took a bus into town. Then another bus to where we would start our ascent. I had to stop and rest several times, we took photos, we commented on the nice or not so nice buns that came running past us, we enjoyed the view and the company. There weren't many people on the trail and we couldn't hear anything but our own breathing (my wheezing in particular), the wind and the occasional bird in the distance.
Sun, trees and lakes, snow-capped mountains in the far distance, mud and rocks, losing the trail and finding it again, realising the tower was further than we thought, ducks and basically a good hike. We went up, we went down, we went up again.
|Going down before the last bit up|
|Pepperfly took a shadowselfie while I trudged up!|
|I made it up my second walk to Steinsfjellet!|