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!

History of the Greenlandic Language

A little about Old Norse  Old Norse is the root of most of the Nordic (more specifically Old West Norse) languages spoken today. Originating from what is now Norway but spreading out across the viking...

Pioneer of the Month: Edu Ski Tours in the Silence

Welcome to our “Pioneer of the Month” series! Every month we feature individuals that were inspired to take the road less traveled, venturing to Greenland with us to discover the powerful nature, colorful...

Iceland and Greenland: The Ultimate Adventure Combo

Iceland and Greenland. We love them both so much that we wanted to put them together in one trip, so that's exactly what we did! In this post, we want to shed some light onto some intriguing historical...

Alpine Ski Touring: The Greenlandic Way

A spot of skiing, perhaps? When skiers conjure images of what it means to alpine ski, taking a lift or some other kind of assist up to a slope that has been taken by many others  is of course a great...

Hiking in the Arctic

Imagine waking up on the world’s largest island, unzipping your tent and seeing the sunrise perfectly mirrored in the glassy Arctic sea to the sound of…silence; barring some wind, and maybe some waves near...

Things to do in Greenland in Summer

It doesn't matter where you go in Greenland or what your pace of travel is, there is certainly something for you in Greenland. Especially in summer. Between summer and winter, the range of activities that...

Pioneer of the Month: Father and Son in the Kingdom of the Icebergs

Welcome to our “Pioneer of the Month” series! Every month we feature individuals that were inspired to take the road less traveled, venturing to Greenland with us to discover the powerful nature, colorful...