|Shots from home 1. Taken a few miles from where I live|
|Shots from home 2|
|Sun and moon 1|
|Sun and moon 2. (Kuusamo, Finland)|
|Adder... one of the few dangerous animals of southern Finland|
|Reindeer. One of the not-so-dangerous animals of northern Finland. |
|Reindeer skull (Kuusamo, Finland)|
|Wild edibles. Lingonberries and chantarelles|
|Wild edible with a deadly twist. |
Korvasieni, or Gyromitra esculenta is deadly poisonous when prepared incorrectly.
|Damn sheeple! |
On some of the islands of Turku Archipelago there are wild herding sheep.
While not dangerous, these guys are used to humans and can be a little too nosey.
So, best not to leave your back untended
|Two ways of crossing swamps 1: |
During winter its easiest to walk on frozen swamp ditches.
That is, as long as they really are frozen...
|Two ways of crossing swamps 2: |
Summertime its best to stay on the "pitkospuut".
Some of the swamps are basically unaccesible, and potentially dangerous places.
When on "pitkospuut", unfasten your backpack waist strap, just in case.