Skiing in the backyard.
Lots of snow shoveling. And the first ski outing for this winter.
The backyard in November.
A visit to winterwonderland! One month before the winter solstice the sun comes over the hill for not even an hour.
Turskøyter, translated "touring skates", describes ice skates that can be mounted on cross-country skiing boots. Particularly useful if several lakes are crossed.
Today Kyvannet - Lianvatnet - Haukvatnet - Store Leirsjøen and retour.
Stålis, literally "steel ice", is the Norwegian name for freshwater ice. Skating on frozen lakes is magic!
Today, we took rounds on Lianvatnet and Haukvatnet.
Catching the last sunbeams.
Perhaps Puck has misunderstood that he is an arctic dog. Meanwhile he even learned to fetch the matchsticks.
It's been a while since we could see northern lights from the window. Hopefully solar activity is back and more to come!