Offpiste Blog Posts

Gaustatoppen in May, where summer meets winter

Five times I have pushed my self up the steep ascent to Gaustatoppen, and I am sure there will be a sixth time, and many more. The reason for that is not the joy of skiing down one of Gausta's seven famous couloirs, but walking along the airy ridge w...
by Epic Playgrounds on May 5, 2012

2 great days skiing in Romsdal

Mount Kjøvdalstind, that we skied on this trip, seen from Kirketaket It has been two years since I last visited beautiful fjord "Isfjorden" and the wild and snow covered peaks that surrounds it in numbers. Back than we skied Kirketaket, one of...
by Epic Playgrounds on Apr 26, 2012

Gullfjellet - Premium Skiing 25 minutes outside the city

Outside Norways second largest city, Bergen there is a place that would suprise you. A mini-Jotunheimen with lots of snow and numerous opportunities for skiers. Yes, it's suprising as Bergen has a warm climate and is not known for snow and winter act...
by Epic Playgrounds on Apr 14, 2012

Night Skiing with head lamp

It hasn't snowed much in Oslo this winter. But finally at Wedesday it came down in loads.  But where can you get some untouched powder snow for your self near a big city like Oslo? The answer: After work I jumped in the car and drove 35 min...
by Epic Playgrounds on Mar 9, 2012

The Last day on Ski 2011

The last day skiing in 2011 was also the first really great day in the snow this winter. I was skiing also a few days ago but the weather was very bad and it started raining, a lot. It continued raining through the week and I...
by Epic Playgrounds on Jan 1, 2012