helmut-dietz-sled-dog-racing-photo: Nina Skramstad
shows her "Grimsbu jump". It's really refreshing to see ambitious mushers with lots of humor, though girls which are always smiling and a landscape, which looks like a musher's paradise. But could also be a nightmare. There is no paradise without the hell!
That's the Folldal/Grimsbu part of Femundlopet.
In the evening mushers came back the mountains with horror stories about the storms there and some even turned and didn't make it - yet. Some remember own experiences, when they had to camp outside because of the storms ... and wait for better conditions.
Paradise and hell - close together at Femundlopet. It's like sparkling wine, you can have it "demi sec" or "brut nature".
Femundlopet offers everything ... but wine ;-)))