Day 3 was cut short due to a repair on the portable stove, which stole the better part of the morning – but 14km in somewhat easier conditions and beautiful scenery made the setback a minor occurrence. No time for the ascend today, but the sentence «tomorrow will be hard» hints of expected elevation.
They’re also starting to get drilled on setting up and taking down camp, scoring new records each time. No problems with food or digestion, or adaption in general. The morale is on top. They love the solitude and the landscape. And their sleeping bags (understandably so).
Camp location for day 3: Lat: 78.266108 Lon: 17.900913