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 …

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 …