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 …

Finnmark Plateau Skiing Adventure

Finnmark is a region high up inside the Arctic Circle in northern Norway.  On the Finnmark Plateau you can find nature at its purest.  It is wild, rugged, pristine, beautiful, and dangerous.  The area is home to the Sami and their reindeer herds, trying to coexist with those of us mad enough, from a different culture, who chose to explore this …

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 …