Our task at Åsnes Academy is to facilitate, inspire and help you achieve your nature dreams. We want to break down barriers, give you access to unimaginable amounts of knowledge, information about winter outdoor activities and outdoor activities in general. With easy access to all the knowledge we have accumulated over a long time, we will make it easier for you when you are going outside your comfort zone in search of wonderful nature experiences.
Finally, the winter is back. Outdoor life during wintertime has a lot to offer, however it’s always something to learn before you go explore.
Here you will find useful tips and maybe inspiration for your next adventure or expedition. Long adventures and especially during winter requires good planning and preparations, why not start already now!
We have carefully combed the country and have gathered the best of expert expertise on winter outdoor activities, skiing and everything between heaven and earth. Our collection of experts consists of nothing less than “Norway’s most versatile adventurers” and “the leading polar explorers of our time”.
The leading polar explorer of our time and the world's leading guide company on demanding expeditions.
Norway's, and perhaps the world's, most versatile adventurers and polar explorers. You never know what's his next adventure will be
Adventurer, very experienced polar guide and photographer.
Climbing skins are probably the most underrated of all the ski equipment you have. The idea of choosing the right skin and the treatment of them mostly comes second, after the sexy and critical assessments linked to skis, bindings and the best boots. But isn’t it the case that your climbing skin is a bit more critical than that? In fact, the ski traps are the decisive point of contact between yourself and the snow most of the time on a summit tour.