Norwegian Ski Tour; In The Land Of The Saboteurs

Henry Landon and friends visit the terrain of The Heroes of Telemark, starting in Norway’s Rjukan Valley. Camping on the Hardangervidda, dealing with cold conditions, bitter winds and the prospect of frostbite, they gained a new respect for the wartime saboteurs…

Elk Scran: A Pop-Up Feast In Paradise

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Food aficionado Iain Gair shares a rare insight into the preparation of Elk Scran, probably one of the most elusive dishes known to man. There is no definitive recipe and no pictorial evidence. If you can find it, it will be served in a tiny pop-up restaurant somewhere in the northern coniferous forest…

Essential Winter Firelighting Techniques

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In this video you’ll discover fire lighting techniques that are simple, straightforward and reliable in cold conditions. When I filmed this video is was minus 28 to minus 30 degrees Celsius (25 below Fahrenheit). In particular you’ll discover – the two key natural firelighting…