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by bjornolson
Mon Mar 23, 2015 11:39 pm
Forum: Southcentral
Topic: Gnu meets trailer, meets bikes, meets Gulf of Alaska
Replies: 0
Views: 961

Gnu meets trailer, meets bikes, meets Gulf of Alaska

Kim and I are preparing for Juneau to Homer by raft and bike this summer and have decided to employ the Gnu with a trailer to haul bikes. So far, sea trails are going well.

http://mjolnirofbjorn.blogspot.com/2015 ... -gear.html
by bjornolson
Sun Nov 16, 2014 3:59 pm
Forum: Asia
Topic: Heart of Alaska - film
Replies: 0
Views: 1393

Heart of Alaska - film

Heart of Alaska is a film project about Hig and Erin's 800 mile, hike and packraft expedition around Cook Inlet. We've launched a kickstarter to help finance the film. Please spread the word and if you can, consider becoming a backer. Follow this link: https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/1977207210...
by bjornolson
Sun Nov 16, 2014 3:58 pm
Forum: Europe
Topic: Heart of Alaska - film
Replies: 0
Views: 1659

Heart of Alaska - film

Heart of Alaska is a film project about Hig and Erin's 800 mile, hike and packraft expedition around Cook Inlet. We've launched a kickstarter to help finance the film. Please spread the word and if you can, consider becoming a backer. Follow this link: https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/1977207210...
by bjornolson
Sun Nov 16, 2014 3:53 pm
Forum: Australia / New Zealand
Topic: Heart of Alaska - film
Replies: 0
Views: 678

Heart of Alaska - film

Heart of Alaska is a film project about Hig and Erin's 800 mile, hike and packraft expedition around Cook Inlet. We've launched a kickstarter to help finance the film. Please spread the word and if you can, consider becoming a backer. Follow this link: https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/1977207210...
by bjornolson
Sun Nov 16, 2014 3:53 pm
Forum: Canada
Topic: Heart of Alaska - film
Replies: 1
Views: 1583

Heart of Alaska - film

Heart of Alaska is a film project about Hig and Erin's 800 mile, hike and packraft expedition around Cook Inlet. We've launched a kickstarter to help finance the film. Please spread the word and if you can, consider becoming a backer. Follow this link: https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/1977207210...
by bjornolson
Sun Nov 16, 2014 3:52 pm
Forum: Montana
Topic: Heart of Alaska - film
Replies: 0
Views: 933

Heart of Alaska - film

Heart of Alaska is a film project about Hig and Erin's 800 mile, hike and packraft expedition around Cook Inlet. We've launched a kickstarter to help finance the film. Please spread the word and if you can, consider becoming a backer. Follow this link: https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/1977207210...
by bjornolson
Sun Nov 16, 2014 3:51 pm
Forum: Utah & Nevada
Topic: Heart of Alaska - film
Replies: 0
Views: 720

Heart of Alaska - film

Heart of Alaska is a film project about Hig and Erin's 800 mile, hike and packraft expedition around Cook Inlet. We've launched a kickstarter to help finance the film. Please spread the word and if you can, consider becoming a backer. Follow this link: https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/1977207210...
by bjornolson
Sun Nov 16, 2014 3:51 pm
Forum: California
Topic: Heart of Alaska - film
Replies: 1
Views: 847

Heart of Alaska - film

Heart of Alaska is a film project about Hig and Erin's 800 mile, hike and packraft expedition around Cook Inlet. We've launched a kickstarter to help finance the film. Please spread the word and if you can, consider becoming a backer. Follow this link: https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/1977207210...
by bjornolson
Sun Nov 16, 2014 3:50 pm
Forum: Arizona & New Mexico
Topic: Heart of Alaska - film
Replies: 0
Views: 736

Heart of Alaska - film

Heart of Alaska is a film project about Hig and Erin's 800 mile, hike and packraft expedition around Cook Inlet. We've launched a kickstarter to help finance the film. Please spread the word and if you can, consider becoming a backer. Follow this link: https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/1977207210...
by bjornolson
Sun Nov 16, 2014 3:49 pm
Forum: Southcentral
Topic: Heart of Alaska - film
Replies: 0
Views: 629

Heart of Alaska - film

Heart of Alaska is a film project about Hig and Erin's 800 mile, hike and packraft expedition around Cook Inlet. We've launched a kickstarter to help finance the film. Please spread the word and if you can, consider becoming a backer. Follow this link: https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/1977207210...
by bjornolson
Sun Nov 16, 2014 3:47 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Heart of Alaska - film
Replies: 2
Views: 2118

Heart of Alaska - film

Heart of Alaska is a film project about Hig and Erin's 800 mile, hike and packraft expedition around Cook Inlet. We've launched a kickstarter to help finance the film. Please spread the word and if you can, consider becoming a backer. Follow this link: https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/1977207210...
by bjornolson
Thu Jan 16, 2014 1:46 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Heart of Alaska - teaser
Replies: 0
Views: 643

Heart of Alaska - teaser

I have been editing Hig and Erin's footage from their trip around Cook Inlet with their two kids, last year.

Here is a 4 minute teaser.

https://vimeo.com/84256320

-Bjørn
by bjornolson
Wed Jan 15, 2014 7:19 pm
Forum: Southcentral
Topic: Heart of Alaska - teaser
Replies: 0
Views: 611

Heart of Alaska - teaser

I have been editing Hig and Erin's footage from their trip around Cook Inlet last year, with their two kids. The feature is still a while out but here is a short teaser. This is a scene from the far side of Cook Inlet, surf launching the rafts with kids and grandma. https://vimeo.com/84256320 -Bjørn
by bjornolson
Mon Dec 09, 2013 9:21 am
Forum: Southcentral
Topic: Fatbike/packraft adventure article in Bicycle Times
Replies: 0
Views: 557

Fatbike/packraft adventure article in Bicycle Times

Bicycle Times has published an article I wrote about an adventure we had last summer. Full story here: http://bicycletimesmag.com/the-only-way-out-is-onward/

-Bjørn

http://www.mjolnirofbjorn.com/
by bjornolson
Sat Nov 09, 2013 8:53 am
Forum: Southwest
Topic: Trailer for fatbike/packraft film
Replies: 2
Views: 1118

Re: Trailer for fatbike/packraft film

'Hunting for Monsters' will be premiering in Homer on November 16, at the HOWL Outdoor Film Festival. All are welcome.
by bjornolson
Sun Nov 03, 2013 5:46 pm
Forum: Southwest
Topic: Trailer for fatbike/packraft film
Replies: 2
Views: 1118

Trailer for fatbike/packraft film

Trailer for the short film 'Hunting for Monsters'. I shot this footage last summer while traversing Cook Inlet to Bristol Bay.

https://vimeo.com/78481279

-Bjørn
by bjornolson
Fri Aug 09, 2013 1:29 pm
Forum: Southwest
Topic: Cook Inlet to Bristol Bay fatbike/packraft traverse trip rep
Replies: 1
Views: 1400

Cook Inlet to Bristol Bay fatbike/packraft traverse trip rep

Cook Inlet to Bristol Bay trip report In late July my buddy Brent and I set out to fat bike/packraft the Iliamna portage from Cook Inlet to Bristol Bay. We began our trip with a free ride across CI on the Helenka B. landing craft, captained by Bruce Flanigan. Access to Williams Port in Iliamna Bay i...
by bjornolson
Thu May 30, 2013 12:24 pm
Forum: Southwest
Topic: K-Bay fat/raft slideshow
Replies: 1
Views: 1150

K-Bay fat/raft slideshow

A crew of us did a fatbike/packraft traverse of the head of Kachemak Bay last weekend. Some returned to K-Silo and a few of us continued on to Grewingk Glacier.

HD slideshow here: https://vimeo.com/67333194
by bjornolson
Tue Apr 23, 2013 3:45 pm
Forum: Southcentral
Topic: Full length documentary shot from packraft/fatbike
Replies: 1
Views: 1170

Full length documentary shot from packraft/fatbike

"Where the Heck is Donlin?" the movie, is now available to stream on Ground Truth Trekking. Thank you everyone who has supported this project. We hope to make these kinds of films again, in the future.

http://groundtruthtrekking.org/donlin-movie-view/
by bjornolson
Tue Jul 31, 2012 1:36 pm
Forum: For Sale
Topic: PRICE REDUCED! 2010 Decked Denali Llama
Replies: 4
Views: 1548

Re: 2010 Denali Llama

Hi, I live in Homer and am looking to buy a Llama. Please give me a call if you are still trying to sell yours.
907-756-1920
or email: fatbikebjorn at gmail dot com

thanks

Bjørn
by bjornolson
Sun Jul 29, 2012 4:49 pm
Forum: For Sale
Topic: 2012 Denali llama cedar green
Replies: 9
Views: 1841

Re: 2012 Denali llama cedar green

Still for sale?
I want.
Give a call. 907-756-1920
Bjørn
by bjornolson
Mon Jun 25, 2012 12:20 pm
Forum: Southwest
Topic: Skilak bikeraft microadventure trip report
Replies: 1
Views: 1157

Skilak bikeraft microadventure trip report

Bernie and I just returned from a Skilak bikeraft microadventure. We left from Hidden Creek Trail and rode down to the beach. From there we paddled across the lake to the outwash river bar of Skilak River. Cycling to the glacier lake was about 95% rideable with only a few short willow fences and bou...
by bjornolson
Mon Jun 25, 2012 11:30 am
Forum: Southcentral
Topic: Hope to Homer
Replies: 5
Views: 2111

Re: Hope to Homer

Here is a slideshow I put together from last summer's Hope to Homer bikeraft trip.
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pVVgoC15wYc
by bjornolson
Sat Jun 16, 2012 7:30 pm
Forum: Southcentral
Topic: Hope to Homer
Replies: 5
Views: 2111

Re: Hope to Homer

One long day brought us within spitting distance to the Inlet. There are rapids at Naptown that are very runnable. Just upriver of the rapids there is a boat launch. You can get out there and walk a trail downriver to scout and most of the locals run them with their drift boats and can give advice. ...
by bjornolson
Tue Nov 29, 2011 11:54 am
Forum: Southcentral
Topic: Bikeraft Hope to Homer
Replies: 0
Views: 761

Bikeraft Hope to Homer

Late last summer Bernhard Brunner and I established a new Hope to Homer route via fatbike and packraft.
Here is a short video of our trip.
Bjørn

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pVVgoC15wYc

Check out our webpage: http://www.groundtruthtrekking.org/Jour ... Movie.html
by bjornolson
Sat Nov 12, 2011 11:02 am
Forum: Southeast
Topic: Erin and Hig blog post from the Malispina
Replies: 0
Views: 849

Erin and Hig blog post from the Malispina

The most recent blog post from Erin and Hig.


http://www.groundtruthtrekking.org/blog/
by bjornolson
Tue Nov 01, 2011 1:26 pm
Forum: Southeast
Topic: Latest Erin and Hig blog post from the Malispina
Replies: 0
Views: 803

Latest Erin and Hig blog post from the Malispina

The most recent blog post from Erin, Hig and the kids.

http://www.groundtruthtrekking.org/blog/
by bjornolson
Sun Oct 16, 2011 1:11 pm
Forum: Southeast
Topic: Erin and Hig blog post from the Malispina
Replies: 0
Views: 1004

Erin and Hig blog post from the Malispina

This is the first full blog post from Erin and Hig's Life on Ice expedition.

Bjørn

http://www.groundtruthtrekking.org/blog/?p=2003
by bjornolson
Fri Oct 07, 2011 12:28 pm
Forum: Southwest
Topic: Pack rafting the Kuskokwim
Replies: 0
Views: 982

Pack rafting the Kuskokwim

Bjørn and Kim are in the process of making a feature length documentary about their 850 mile expedition, following the footprint of Donlin Gold; the largest gold mine proposal Alaska has ever seen. This video is a conglomeration of out takes shot mostly on our low resolution video camera (the same c...
by bjornolson
Sat Sep 10, 2011 6:07 pm
Forum: Southcentral
Topic: Hope to Homer
Replies: 5
Views: 2111

Hope to Homer

Bernie and I recently returned from a Hope to Homer bike/rafting trip. We Started on the Hope cutoff after hitching a ride from Homer and then rode the Resurrection Trail. Once we crossed the road we joined the Hidden Creek trail to Skilak Lake. I have run the Kenai Canyon many times in the past but...
by bjornolson
Sun Feb 27, 2011 4:33 pm
Forum: For Sale
Topic: looking to swap my alpacka for a yukon
Replies: 2
Views: 993

Re: looking to swap my alpacka for a yukon

I dont know if my first message went through, but yes I would consider selling my Alpacka. I payed $750 and would be willing to sell for $700.
Where do you live?
Bjorn
by bjornolson
Mon Nov 01, 2010 11:21 am
Forum: For Sale
Topic: looking to swap my alpacka for a yukon
Replies: 2
Views: 993

looking to swap my alpacka for a yukon

I have an non-decked blue alpacka that is in great condition. I am looking to swap for a yukon.
by bjornolson
Thu Oct 28, 2010 6:33 pm
Forum: Wanted...
Topic: looking to swap my alpacka for a yukon
Replies: 0
Views: 591

looking to swap my alpacka for a yukon

I have a non-decked alpacka that is in really great shape and am looking to swap for a yukon.
I live in Homer. You can either contact me through the board or call me at home.

(907)-235-7474