Update April 2020 - please note; the new and updated version of Lofoten - Skiing in the Magic Islands is now available | https://backcountrybooks.co/collections/guide-books-norway/products/lofoten-skiing-in-the-magic-islands
The title says it all really. The Lofoten Islands are one of the really special places on Earth to go skiing. Lofoten - Skiing in the Magic Islands beautifully describes ski touring and splitboarding routes in this amazing place.
Written by local mountain guides Jonas Dahlstrup and Thorbjorn Enevold, Lofoten - Skiing in the Magic Islands describes 40 classic ski touring routes throughout the Lofoten Islands. The images are large format and incredibly inspiring. Routes are drawn over the images to give a clear and concise impression of each route.
Basic info like staring point, access, avalanche concerns and height gain are all included for each route, plus orientation and overall difficulty too.
There's also a wealth of info on everything you need whilst staying in Lofoten like accommodation options, travel and shopping.
Ski touring and splitboarding in the Lofoten Islands has really taken off in the last couple of years. It really is like no where else on Earth and it's easy to see why an increasing number of people are making the journey north to sample the amazing skiing and incredible scenery on offer in the Lofoten Islands.