Greenland Blog

Welcome to the official blog of Greenland Adventures by Icelandic Mountain Guides, your trusted source for guided and self guided tour in Greenland.  Here you can learn more about Greenland's vast and beautiful nature, travel tips and all sorts of useful information to help you make the most of your time in Greenland. Cheers!

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Summer in Greenland

What do locals do during the summertime in Greenland? How do they spend their time? Basking in the light of midnight sun, practically over the nation, Greenlanders is a very busy enjoying themselves  Summer...

The Roof of the Arctic - Mt: Gunnbjörn Summit Expedition

Icelandic Mountain Guides had a busy season in the Watkins Mountains Range this year, with three separate trips lined up one after the other.  Ascending to the Roof of the Arctic This first trip was done...

7 Stunning Photos from the Ilulissat Icefjord

This week, we are sharing 7 seriously amazing shots that cover the Ilulissat Icefjord from all angles. It’s hard to believe how epic it really is. Before we step into the shots, check out this sweet...

Things to do in Tasiilaq

Tasiilaq: Gateway to Adventure Tasiilaq. Population 2,017. It’s tiny by anyone’s (except for Greenlandic) standards, but it is still the largest town in East Greenland. So it’s a small town, but it packs...

7 Stunning Photos of Kayaking in Greenland

When you go Kayaking in Greenland, it’s you, kayak and nature (and paddle, of course).  You will be struck by the silence, and you will be struck by many other things too, things that are particular to...

Easter in Greenland

How do the Greenlanders spend Easter? What does it feel like to be in Greenland at this time?There are, in fact, a collection of traditions: what they share is that many of the easter traditions stem from...

The Profile of an Inuit Hunter

*warning*: this post has some graphics images of animal slaughter which some readers may find disturbing. In a world where modernity, convenience and modern convenience seem to have taken over almost every...