Sarek Ski Expedition – An Adventure In The Nordic Wilderness

I have always wanted to go to Sarek National Park in Northern Sweden, but by the nature of it’s remoteness, it is very hard to get to without spending a few days either hiking in (summer season) or skiing in (winter season).  It is this inaccessibility which makes it remain so empty of people, pristine, raw, and totally wild.  It takes …

Arctic Dog Sledding Adventure – Part 1

As part of a set of 12 outdoor challenges I had set myself, an arctic dog sledding adventure was one of them.  I had applied to Fjällräven Polar in late 2018, but it was not to be.  However, I could not let this dog sledding adventure idea drop, so I found Arctic Adventure Tours, a company based in Tromsø, Norway.  I booked myself to go on the adventure …

Arctic Dog Sledding Adventure

Earlier this winter I wrote about trying to get a space on Fjällräven Polar.  An adventure of a lifetime.  However, only 20 people would get selected from all over the world.  The first person for each region was chosen on votes (the person from my region had over 20000 votes…I do not know that many people), so competition was very strong …