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Storytelling and hiking

Drawings and text by Frits Ahlefeldt, Hiking.org

There are many connections between storytelling and walking, this page is about exploring these connections much more, to find out how storytelling work and can be used along the hiking trails, both as a way to remember the trails, as a way to get new understandings and/or as ways to write about, share and publish the walking experiences

Shaman looking man with wolf mask, illustration by Frits Ahlefeldt


Land spirits – collection of creatures of a more spiritual nature hikers sometimes share stories about

Group of people crossing a river with different strategies and places. Illustration by Frits Ahlefeldt

Psychology and ways of crossing a stream

Hiking can teach us new things about our strategies, roles and preferences.