If you are dreaming of cruising in the high latitudes, it’s time to do something about it. Explore North can provide you with advice and assistance based on personal experience that will help you be prepared both mentally and equipment wise to live your dream.
Jon Amtrup has written High Latitude Sailing – Self-sufficient sailing techniques for cold waters and winter seasons with Bob Shepton, and also Sail to Svalbard. He has a wealth of knowledge about sailing in cold climate.
We have detailed knowledge of the area above the polar circle and have partners and associates that have managed expeditions in areas such as Antarctica, North West Passage, North East Passage and Greenland.
Through the years we in Explore North have collected a wealth of experience in sailing in colder climates. We have equipped and refitted boats, planed and executed long voyages in rough sub zero climates, provisioned expeditions, provided weather and ice routing, arranged crew and skippers and come back home to tell the story.
Because every expedition, crew and skipper is different, we work close with all our clients to make sure they get exactly what they need.
Either a full expedition support package with guide, project leader, skipper that is taking care of all aspects of your voyage. Or we can be your trusted advisors that assist you prepare for and run your own expedition.