Off Piste Skiing in Norway

Off Piste in Norway: A Dangerous Thrill

Skiing in Europe can be a pretty commercial affair. A lot of the resorts look identical and have become watered down. The slopes are crowded and the powder is not as fresh as it once was.  Going back country is...
Photo of the Day: Storjorda, Norway

Midnight Light

Midnight Light, Storjoda, Troms, Northern Norway Photograph by Rune Engebø A beautiful and quiet evening at a small lake in Storjorda captured by the season's first rays of midnight sun. In the...
Bremnes-Northern-Norway

Greyout

Greyout, Bremnes, Kvæfjord, Northern Norway Photograph by Ronny Årbekk        I was out searching for some colors since the evenings just before the midnight sun kicks in are awesome. But this ev...
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Polar Spirits

http://vimeo.com/64122803 From photographer Ole Salomonsen comes this breathtaking time lapse film that showcases the otherworldly beauty of the Northern Lights as they dance in the cold skies over Norway, F...
Photo of the Day: Ski Touring Troms, Norway

After Work Ski Touring

After Work Ski Touring, Kvaloya Island, Troms, Norway Photograph by Kjetil Magne Samuelsen    In the northern part of Norway we're blessed with changing light conditions throughout the year. Now ...
Photo of the Day: Aurora Borealis over Bleik, Norway

Norway’s Northern Lights

Norway's Northern Lights, Bleik, Andenes, Northern Norway Photograph by Stian Klo    The beaches of Bleik are most known for incredible colorful sunsets and sunrises during summer season, but it ...
Svalbard, Norway - Alex Sharp

A Land of Shimmering Skies

I have been traveling since I was 18; when I was younger I spent a lot of time travelling in Africa - months at a time and a year in one stretch and so now in later life I have felt the need to explore the worl...
Adventure Travel Photo of the Day: Kayaking with Humpbacks

Kayaking with Humpbacks

Kayaking with the Humpbacks, outside Tromso, northern Norway Photograph by Bo Eide   It is not all dark during the Polar night. Even with the sun not rising above the horizon for nearly two mon...
Backcountry Ski Touring

Backcountry Ski Touring

Photograph by Kjetil M. Samuelsen With the polar night just a few weeks away, the sun barely breaks the horizon and creates a beautiful glowing canvas. Paint it with the first ski turns of the season, ...
Aurora Borealis over Norway

Aurora Borealis over the Frozen Pond

Photograph by Per Ivar Somby In this suburban area of the island of Tromsø where I live, there are Arctic forest terrain with small ponds and mashes. Through the autumn seasons there has been much nort...