Norway & Finland – Jun & Jul 2017 Sleeping on ferry to Germany. Finland top to bottom. At the Baltic. At the Baltic. At the Baltic. Beautiful Finland . The new site . Moving house. The flooded site Temporary bridges near Kouvola. Gathering hay. Bat outside camp kitchen. New site in Kouvola House move in progress! Old site in Kouvola. Mikkeli. Only 8km to go. Mikkeli. Beautiful Finland. WW2 grave in Juva. Juva. Lake Shore at Juva. Juva campsite. Wooden scaffolding. Sand sculptures. Floating bridge. Wild camping in Mosquito City. Beautiful Finland. A happy cyclist. Beautiful Finland. One of the better drivers. It’s a model! Beautiful Finland. Sometimes Finnish is comprehensible! Joensuu. A plant potty! Beautiful Finland. Lupins everywhere. Beautiful Finland. Lupins everywhere. Hay fields. Beautiful Finland. Beautiful Finland. Lieska. Lieska. Lieska. Lieska. Campsite at Lusaka. Rain in Kuhmo. Duck! Beautiful Finland. Campsite at Lentiira. Winter War Museum. Monument at Winter War Museum. Pocahontas Street. Suomossalmi. Suomossalmi. Campsite at Suomossalmi. Our food supplies. Daffs & tulips in June. X-country ski trails. Stephen on a borrowed shopping bike. Christine (and friend) dressed for summer in Finland. Kuusamo. Ruka. Ski runs in Ruka. Ski jump in Ruka. In the middle of snowhere. Ski runs in Sella. Waiting. Again. It’s called art. Leaving Lapland. Lunch with Marc. Slow moving traffic. Crossing the Arctic Circle. Sella. Rudolf pizza. Beautiful Finland. +cyclist. There he goes again! 14,000 km since 4/15 for Christine. Snowmobile track – without snow! Sodankylä. Sodankylä. Sodankylä. Each window =bedroom! Sodankylä. Interesting guttering & roof in Sodankylä. Sodankylä. Sodankylä. Sodankylä. Sodankylä. Camping in Sodankylä. Midnight Sun Film Festival. Beautiful Finland. Beautiful Finland. First farm animals seen! Beautiful Finland. 30,000 km for Stephen’s bike. Beautiful Finland. It does get warm(ish)! Ah bless! Cloudberry pancakes. Yum! Beautiful Finland. The only sign we saw in the first week. At the goldmine in Tankavaara. Goldmine in Tankavaara. Goldmine in Tankavaara. What a pair! Snow on the hills. Beautiful Finland. Beautiful Finland. Log cabin in Ivalo. Striking church in Ivalo. Cycle path approaching Inari. Lake Inari. Lunch time. Lake Inari. Lake Inari. All wrapped up. Lake Inari. Lake Inari. Lake Inari. Rudolf’s mate. Wild camping. Country 37 on our journey. Customs post on NO/FI border. Raging torrent of meltwater. Lunch by the fjord. Snow on the hills. On the main road from Kirkenes. Russia this way. Ready for the off. Ready for the off. We made it to northern Norway. We made it to northern Norway. Snow in Kirkenes town. Kirkenes fjord at 10.45 pm Smelly road ahead! The errant IKEA bag. Bike reconstruction time.