Trek through the Arctic tundra and experience the remoteness of the glacial Arctic mountains.

Trek 100km through the Arctic tundra and experience the remoteness of the glacial Arctic Mountains, complete with lemmings, reindeer and elk.

The trek will be along the Kungsleden Trail in northern Sweden with overnight stops in huts, where you will cook, chop wood, collect water and meet other walkers from all over the world.

The trip will end with a day exploring Stockholm City.

WHO IS IT FOR?

Rangers, Young Leaders and Leaders aged 16-25

COST

£1200 Per Person (Estimate Cost)

WHAT IS INCLUDED?

Fleece with logo on, Flights to and all internal travel in Sweden including overnight train and helicopter, Training weekend in the Lake District on 29-31 March 2019, Some meals included, but not expedition food.

IMPORTANT NOTES

  • You will need a medium level of hill walking fitness and the ability to carry all your kit and food for the 7-day trek, up to 20kg in a rucksack. You will be walking around 15-20km (7-9 hours) every day along trails and over rough terrain.
  • Transport to and from UK airport is not included.
  • Transport to compulsory training weekend in the Lake District is not included.
  • No residential qualification is needed.

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