A selection of photos from my summer adventures in Lofoten, Northern Norway -sailing, climbing, cooking, camping and crafting Early Medieval bows and arrows in the largest reconstructed Viking Longhouse in the World.
Some excellent memories with the best of people;
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Espen and Laura wandering across the misty mountains of Å, Lofoten
A Portrait of myself by Karianne Kaas, at Å, Lofoten, 2015
Jared plays guitar after we won the regatta! The sun shines bright at 4:00 at night..
The sea gets a bit choppy on board the Gokstad
Kora entertains some of the guests as they eat in the feast hall at Borg.
Terje looks out into Ballstad Harbour, on a break rom loading the ballast of our ship.
Ballast Stones by the Ship
Karianne Kaas; photo of a photo
Another portrait by Karianne Kaas; at Å
The Chieftain’s Longhouse in Lofoten; looking very Viking.
The pines at Lofoten are not native, but were introduced from Americain the 1950’s; someone should tell Skyrim…
A Stave of Yew – Outside the Chieftain’s Longhouse
Getting ready to sail, Lofoten Norway
Rough Seas in Lofotr, A replica of the 9th Century Viking Longship, Gokstad.
The Chieftain’s Longhouse At Borg
Combat Archaeology Session, Lofoten, 2014
Terje Boe, Fixing the rope of a sail
One last walk of Lofoten
Shooting an Arrow from the Gokstad Ship
Singing on the Viking Longship in Lofoten
Bowmaking in the Chieftain’s Longhouse, Northern Norway