Polar Expedition Training Norway

Grade: Introductory level

This week of Arctic Expedition Training will prepare you physically and mentally for your goal – The Last Degree on the South or North Pole, Mountain Peaks like Mt Vinson and Denali.

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
  • Airport Transfers
  • 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.

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Norway Arctic Expedition Skills

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The Initial Deposits for this booking will be :£400 per Person


Land Only Availability Days Price Book
15th Dec 2019 - 19th Dec 2019
5
12th Jan 2020 - 16th Jan 2020
5
With UK Flight dates Availability Days Price Book
14th Dec 2019 - 19th Dec 2019
6
11th Jan 2020 - 16th Jan 2020
6