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Eco-photos of the week: Aug. 8-14

By: Catie Leary on Aug. 13, 2010, 7:03 a.m.
HIkers from China take part in the Fjallraven Classic

Photo: ZUMA Press

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Fjallraven Classic

Team China walks across a chain bridge on Aug. 8 during the Fjallraven Classic in Sweden.

The Fjallraven Classic is a competitive 110-kilometer trek through the Lapland mountains of Sweden. About 2,000 competitors from 21 countries and regions participate annually. The top competitors must walk the distance within 72 hours. Participants are prohibited from staying in huts and stations overnight.