Join the PolarQuest team for a winter wilderness experience, in the snowy mountains, in Lappland, Northern Sweden. With stunning arctic scenery, frozen lakes, snow clad forests and the northern lights as your backdrop, enjoy a trip of a lifetime. Polar Quest offers husky dog sledding trips, dog mushing clinics for beginner and experienced mushers and Polar survival training. Try your hand at dog mushing, or for those more experienced mushers, take a longer trip into the mountains, and see the beauty of our natural untouched landscape or develop your polar survival skills with the pros. With over 30 years experience in guiding and training you will receive expert advice, gain valuable skills and fulfill your life long dreams.
A special winter survival course, aimed at those considering undertaking expeditions or travel in Polar regions. This is a practical course, where you will practice and learn the skills and techniques you’ll need to prepare for a polar expedition, giving participants greater confidence in the judgment and decision making aspects of polar travel.
Our mushing clinics are designed for both novice and pro mushers, to broaden your knowledge base and expand your experience. We offer multi day trips in the mountains and specific training courses focused on racing, kennel management and all things Sleddog !
Join us and our huskies on a family oriented sleddog adventure. Our English, German or Swedish speaking guides will introduce you to our dog teams and safely guide you on a short and picturesque trail. For the more adventurous we also host half day and full day "drive your own team" adventures along with optional lunch and evening meals in a forest camp.
Dave King and Annette Kriller, your PolarQuest guides. Dave has lived life of adventure that in now over 50 years has taken him across deserts in Afghanistan to the tops 8000m peaks in the Himalayas. Guiding across the world from Sea and river Kayaking trips, white water rafting and dog sled racing in the Yukon Quest etc..... Ice climbing, sailing, rock climbing.
In her years as a Veterinarian, Annette has lent her Vet skills to numerous Sleddog races around the globe that incude Stage races in Scandinavia & Europe and numerous ultra long distance races in Alaska such as the Iditarod and Yukon Quest and is currently Head Vet for Norways Femundlopet Sleddog race.