It was time to discover a different corner of south Sweden, the province of Blekinge. Adventure was calling. Eager to hit the trails we stuffed our gear into our bikepacking bags and loaded our Wahoo's with the gpx-file. Right from the start, we realized this wasn’t going to be a relaxing bikepacking adventure. This was full on adventure cycling. In this first report of our favorite Swedish Bikepacking Routes, we'll tell you about the Blekingeleden. A story about our own experience, with some practical tips and additional information. At the bottom of the page you'll find the route in komoot.
Who could've thought, that the seemingly disappointing end of our bikepacking journey was actually the start of something great. On our way from Georgia to Japan, we now suddenly hear ourselves call Sweden home. How's that for a plottwist. We are happier than ever, here at our new basecamp from where we can partake in all kinds of outdoor adventures. Right in our backyard. When COVID-19 was hitting China and Italy hard, we still had a spark of hope that things would calm down soon. But the situation only got worse. We soon realised that cycling from one country to another would be close to impossible for a long time.…