Articles about Outdoor life

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Helgeland: A coastal paradise

Helgeland is a coastal paradise located in the warmest and most southern part of Northern Norway. Spread across 18,832 square kilometers, the region is home to Norway’s second largest lake, Røssvatnet, a multitude of charming islands and isles, and idyllic mountains. There are four main towns in the area, Brønnøysund, […]

6 Best Cross-Country Ski Races in Norway

The popular saying, “Norwegians are born with skis on their feet” may be an exaggeration, but it’s not far from the truth. Norway is a country where skiing is deeply ingrained in its history and culture. Norwegians have won over 121 Olympic medals in cross-country. That’s pretty impressive for a […]

How to get access to 500 cabins all across Norway

All across Norway, you will find cabins where it is possible to stay a night or more for a fairly cheap price. The Norwegian Trekking Association(DNT) is Norway’s largest outdoor activity organization. DNT has more than 500 cabins that you can access, some high up in the mountains like Litlos, others […]

Outdoor Family Activities in Oslo

Planning to visit Oslo with your family? Oslo has lots of attractions to visit if you arrive in the city with kids. You won’t want to miss these top outdoor activities that can take your trip the Norway’s capital from good to great.  See also: The Ultimate Guide to Outdoor […]

How to pack for a camping trip

You may be a pro at packing for day hikes, but what about for an overnight camping trip? There are lots of extra gadgets you could bring along which only adds weight to your back. We have accumulated the essentials you need to have an excellent trip, no matter the […]

What is the right to roam?

Being surrounded by the outdoors no matter what season is deeply ingrained into Norwegian culture. The importance of escaping everyday life for a simpler one and feeling refreshed by nature is still very important to Norwegians. Since 1957 the right to roam law has existed, allowing anyone in Norway to […]

Tips for preparing and adventuring in Norway

Yes we know, Norway is one of the most expensive countries in the world. The good news is that best parts of Norway, nature and outdoors, are free! Once you’ve got the right equipment and know a few hacks, you’ll be able to explore on a budget. We’ve created the […]