Would you like to experience what it is like skiing to the North or South Pole? Our Polar expedition training program in Norway will give you the experience and basic knowledge of how to prepare and train for a polar expedition, even if you don’t have any intention of taking it any further you will have experienced Wild Norway!
The course will give your training a massive boost and hone your skills in:
Using and getting to know your cold weather gear
Expedition skills & personal organisation
Use of Pulks
Building Extreme Weather Camps
Stoves, Fuel, Food & Water preparation in extreme environment
Build up your winter camp routines
Develop your resistance to the elements
Expedition ski techniques (no previous skiing experience required)
Safety, weather, navigation.
In addition you will have completed a full three-day journey where you will have lived in expedition tents, eaten expedition food and followed routines that are the same, as you will meet on the icecap, 1 hour of skiing, 10 minutes break continuously for 6-8 hours per day
Instruction by a qualified and experienced Arctic Explorer/Guide
Accommodation and all meals
Tents and specialised Camping Equipment
Skis, boots, poles and sled
Transport during the course
15% off the RRP of clothing and equipment purchases from Adventure Peaks shop
Travel to Norway
Personal equipment including sleeping bag, sleeping mat
Accommodation is booked from the night of your arrival with training starting that evening. Check out is normally the morning of your final day. This is booked on a twin or double room basis, however single rooms will be provided where there is not a member of the same sex to share with. Single rooms and additional nights can be requested at an extra cost.