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Paloheinä 5km

Some more skiing - two months since the season opening...

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Paloheinä 7 km

XC skiing season opening! 7.4 km on the flat fields of Paloheinä.

They say all the snow might melt away next week...

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Skiing summary

A picture with all the skiing from earlier this week. Roughly the places visited on the route, with some random links. See also Ylläksen latureittiopas.


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Friday 48k


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Thursday 44k

Mylly hiihto (link describes the course in the reverse direction we did it)


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Wednesday 42k

Around Ylläs. Again the snow is soft and slow towards the afternoon. And it's raining.

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Tuesday 40k

About +1C already in the morning, so in the sun it gets very warm, soft, and slow by the afternoon.


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Monday 57k

A flight north to Kittilä to escape the spring in Helsinki and enjoy what's left of the winter during a week of skiing in Äkäslompolo (Ylläs).
Started off the week with a 57km trip:

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skiing: petikko, 9km

Did two laps around the 4.7 km cross-country skiing track at petikko today. I should learn some better skating technique...