The most common way to experience King’s Trail (Kungsleden) is walking or skiing at a comfortable pace. But there are other ways – come along on an up-tempo journey through the scenic mountains of Swedish Lapland when Krissy, Luke and Fredrik takes on the challenge of spending a week running along this famous trail.
Krissy Moehl, Luke Nelson and Fredrik Marmsater are on a mission to document their trail running experience for the magazine Trail Runner and the outdoor clothing and travel gear company Patagonia. They will run from Vakkotavare to Abisko via Kebnekaise Mountain Station. Fredrik is a Swedish photographer based in Boulder, USA, Krissy and Luke are two of the world’s most elite trail runners. Here’s their story.