NOLS Scandinavian Backpacking

Video and Photos

backpacker wearing a viking hat
backpacker wearing a viking hat


This expedition will take you north of the Arctic Circle in Norway and Sweden. You will travel on the tundra in 24-hour daylight above the tree line on one of oldest mountain ranges of the world, the Scandes. As you learn the basics of backpacking and outdoor living in fast-changing weather, you'll also connect with the traditions of the indigenous Sami people and Scandinavian culture. For a summer journey that will take you to the roots of Europe and yourself, this is the course for you.

Questions & Answers


Looks like there aren't any reviews yet for this program.  Leave a Review

About NOLS

NOLS is a nonprofit global wilderness school that will help you step forward boldly as a leader. We believe that anyone can be a leader; it's our role to provide the environment and training to help you discover your full potential. We do that in...