Each year for the last few years we have hiked in Nordic Lapland during the northern summer. In 2014 we did a circumnavigation of Sulitelma, taking two weeks to explore the Sulitlema Glacier and the peak that we nicknamed ‘Kong’, actually Kongen, just over 2000m high. The glacier is in fact several glaciers connected on the high ground ice sheet. The largest …read more
published: January 19th, 2015
After the first few joyful times it is easy for the distractions of the day to day to interrupt your best intentions. Too many kayaks remain parked, semi abandoned in the shed or fallen in the backyard. Lonely, thinking they are unloved, they reach out to spiders and insects. They gather fallen leaves about themselves. It is a futile attempt to rediscover the one great l…read more
published: January 4th, 2015
Martin Chambers was born in Perth, Western Australia. He is married and has two adult daughters. He is a biologist who understands our origins are from the sea and believes we are not safe unless our feet are wet. His recreations include kayaking, sailing and sitting in the spa.