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The Arctic Challenge

Arctic2021 (1)
  • Calendar

    26th Feb 2021

  • Distance

    Backcountry skiing 26.2 miles

  • Location

    Subarctic

  • Requirements

    Take part as a team or an individual!

Register your Interest now and we will be in touch with launch details

For your entry fee you will get

  • Almost All Inclusive Pink Outline

    Nearly everything

  • A Ccommodation Pink Outline

    Hotels

  • Flights Pink Outline

    Flights

  • Food Reverted 203Px X 109Px

    Meals

  • Training Plan Pink Outline

    Training Plan

  • WTW BRA OUTLINE Reverted 203Px X 109Px

    Bra to decorate

  • Support Pink Outline

    Support

And lots more

Deposit £420

Minimum sponsorship is £750

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Discover the subarctic in 2021!

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Embrace this truly unique adventure and embark on the challenge of a lifetime... backcountry ski a full marathon over 2 days on trails in Abisko National Park. The route, distance and in this time, is quite a challenge... not to mention the variable weather!

As well as a Marathon, you may experience the excitement of seeing the Northern Lights, the thrill of husky sledging, sleeping in the wilderness in mountain huts with no electricity and a 2 night stay at the unique and very special IceHotel and sleeping on a bed of ice!

 

WTW Artic WEB (7)

The scenery is everything I hoped for & more, and the group spirit was fab!

All about the Arctic Challenge

How far is it?

A back country skiing Marathon, 26.2 miles over 2 days.

 

Hotel and Travel

We will be staying in various locations over the 5 nights, including 2 nights in Mountain Huts with no electricity in the beautiful Abisko wilderness and 2 nights at the IceHotel, spending 1 night sleeping on a bed of Ice. 

 

Flights are included and depart from London Heathrow

 

Daily itinerary

Read the full itinerary here.

Costs and what is included

What are the 2021 challenge costs?

Deposit: £420+ Tour Cost 

 

What is included in the tour costs

A lot! 5 nights accommodation, all flights, all meals (minus 1 x lunch), back country ski equipment, Mountain Guides, travel between all locations, a night on the Ice, husky sled ride to the Airport plus much more.

 

On top of all this you will receive tailored and unique support from our Unique Challenges Team, along with 2 packs bursting full of kit to help you on your way. Read more

 

What is not included in the costs?

Full details can be found here

 

How can I pay?

There are 3 ways that you can pay for this unique adventure: in full, deposit followed by 2 instalments, or monthly instalments. Read more

 

Money Back Scheme!

That's right, if you excel in your fundraising then you will be rewarded with some Money Back from your Tour costs. Read more

Fundraising

How much do I need to raise?

We ask that everyone who enters The Arctic Challenge aims to raise a minimum of £750. There are fundraising deadlines as well. Read More

Training

Walk the Walk has been leading a Team to the Arctic for 8 years so we know exactly what you have to do! A 16 week Training Plan will be sent out with your Welcome Walker Pack. Throughout the journey leading up to your Challenge, the Unique Challenges Team will be supporting you with top tips of how to reach the Finish Line!

 

 

Looking for more information?

Would you like to speak to someone about the Challenge? Give the Unique Challenges Team a call on 01483 741430 or send them an email here

 

For further information please click here.

 

See what it's all about!

What our Walkers have to say...

Breath-taking scenery, wonderful people & so many moments which I’ll look back & smile on for years!- Julie

WTW Artic WEB (11)

I know in my lifetime that this challenge will not be topped - Heather

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'The guides skiing with jammie Dodgers to keep us going, the camaraderie of all of those on the trip, the northern lights, the eagle flying above the lake and the moose in the distance... all these small things come together to make such a special experience' - Heather 

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Thank you! In 2020 so far we have raised

£25,543

For vital breast cancer causes.

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