What is e-bikes and what to know about them?

What is e-bikes and what to know about them?

In our adventure center in Ålesund we got a big selection of bikes including e-bikes, but what do you need to know about e-bikes before heading out on the Norwegian roads and trails? Some people think that you do not have to step in the pedals when riding an e-bike....
The basics to bring for a day of hiking

The basics to bring for a day of hiking

There is a lot of things you can bring with you on a full day of hiking, but as a famous bear used to say: “Look for the bare necessities”. A good way to think about it, is if you are thinking “what do I need to bring” and not what could be nice to bring. The hike...
What kind of shoes do you need for hiking  Sukkertoppen?

What kind of shoes do you need for hiking Sukkertoppen?

Sukkertoppen (which can be translated to Sugar-mountain) is 314 m.a.s.l. and is a well known mountain in Ålesund. A lot of the locals frequently hike and run up Sukkertoppen and for a good reason. From the top you will get a wonderful 360 degree view and you will be...
What to wear when you’re kayaking?

What to wear when you’re kayaking?

What to wear when you’re kayaking? That is a question we often get from our clients. We asked our Danish guide, Benji, what to wear and this is what he says: Remember that everyone is different and wherefore each person got special needs. It really depends on the...
We´re looking for more staff

We´re looking for more staff

Uteguiden AS is the leading outdoor adventure company in Sunnmøre, arranging trips with clients from all over the world all year around. We´re looking for a couple of positions to join our team of staff. On other article, check this affordable and highly powerful PDF...
We´re looking for more guides

We´re looking for more guides

Uteguiden AS is the leading outdoor adventure company in Sunnmøre, arranging trips with clients from all over the world all year around. We´re looking for kayak guides who love working with people and give the clients the time of their life. The work is connected to...
First ski touring of 2018

First ski touring of 2018

The conditions in the Sunnmøre alps are just perfect at the moment and today we just couldn´t resist to get out there for a day of ski touring in our backyard. Enjoy the...
What to bring in your ski touring backpack

What to bring in your ski touring backpack

The interest for ski touring have grown rapidly the last couple of years and we´re stoked to see so much people coming over to us in Norway. To get the best experiences it´s important to be well prepared and equiped. Here on the Norwegian westcoast the weather often...
Seakayaking from Hellesylt

Seakayaking from Hellesylt

Today we had a group staying at Hotel Union Øye that had booked a kayak trip together with us in Hjørundfjorden. At arrival in Øye we realised that the weather actually was much better on the opposite side of Norangsdalen, in Hellesylt. We took the kayaks and drove...
Guide Reidmar´s top 3 tips for your active visit in Ålesund

Guide Reidmar´s top 3 tips for your active visit in Ålesund

This is Reidmar, he´s the man out at our new activity centre in Ålesund. He guides all our kayak, biking & hiking trips this summer. If you haven´t been out there yet we think you should drop by and say hi – we just got ourself a couple of nice sofas to;)...
Sea kayak & hike in Ålesund

Sea kayak & hike in Ålesund

Today we have had a visit from a German family on our seakayak & hike trip in perfect weather. The trips starts at our activity centre on Brunholmen where all the gear get picked up and we have a safety breafing – after that we´re ready to start kayaking....