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!

Top 6 Winter Activities in Greenland

When the temperatures drop and the waters begin to freeze, the winter in Greenland presents many opportunities for winter activities: but what should you do?  To give you an idea, here are our top 6 winter...

Pioneer of the Month - Pam Chiang

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

Greenland Unplugged

Vast, Silent and Unplugged Smog filled air. Traffic-jammed highways. Deadlines. Grocery store lines. The list could go on and on...Sometimes you just want to wipe it all away and open a door to nothing but...

The Amazing Arctic Animals of Greenland

The largest island in the world is home to a vast array of flora and fauna. From polar bears to ptarmigan, you're bound to spot something fantastic! By Land The polar bear is the biggest predator and...

Cross Country Skiing in the Vast Backcountry of Greenland

Ancient. Modern. Liberating. The word "ski" has interesting origins: means "sticks of wood" in old norse. Cross-country skiing is skiing at a whole new level. Instead of pre-determined pistes and...

Greenland's Continental Ice Sheet: A Beginner's Guide

1,800,000 square kilometers! For those of us on the imperial side of life, that is nearly or 700,000 square miles. That's a lot of ice. Majesterial, iridescent, translucent, sparkling...

Greenland in 5 Days

Most have limited vacation time. Learn more about a couple tours that will allow you to really experience Greenland in 5 days. Ever wanted to explore Greenland? Do you feel as though you don’t have the time...