HRP 6: Source de Marmitou to Pla d‘Espelunguere - what an amazing day crushing miles and running uphill

When I woke up this morning at 6.30 it was still 23 degrees warm on 1.850m!…


HRP 5: Pic D‘Ory to Source de Marmitou

Clear night. Luckily the clouds stayed 30 meters below us - so no wet tent and…


HRP 4: Harpea Cave Valley to bottom of Pic D’Ory

Short one only today since I had to chase cows away from my tent for an hour…


HRP 3: COL Basbar to Harpea Cave Valley

The battery of my watch died tonight so there was no alarm for me this morning.…


HRP 2: Col d’Inzola to Col Basabar (almost Aldudes)

What a day! How would my dear friend Martin say: “I am ab-so-lu-tely…


HRP 1: Mainz via Hendaye to Col d’Inzola

  As always I was running behind schedule a bit with my preparation.…


Listen to the radio! I will be guest in the famous "SWR1 Leute" radio show on 21. July

Still can't really believe this is happening! I was invited as a guest to the…


The next tour is coming! Mountains here I come again...

I just realised that it has already been half a year since I wrote the last…


Do What Make Good Calendar 2019

It has been quite a while since my last post. But life has been very busy the…


TMB - Tour de Mont Blanc Gear List

Background I hiked the Tour de Mont Blanc (TMB) in 2018 after having done the…