Trygve from Amundsen Sports spent a year among long-haired hippies in the deep woods of Hokkaido
Amundsen learned to dog sled, hunt for seals, kayak, fish, and even wear the clothes of the Inuit. These skills he learned from a people who lived at one with the land.
We are here, inspired by the essence of “field-testing” the upcoming line-up of Amundsen Sports winter clothing – in the harsh climate of Denali´s jagged spires jutting up from the glacier like broken teeth.
Scandinavian Ski wear When deciding what to wear for that upcoming annual ski trip, it would be very wise to consider Scandinavian skiwear before any others on the market. Why, you might understandably ask yourself? In short, Scandinavian ski-wear has been designed over decades and centuries to provide the best possible protection and comfort in […]
Scandinavian Outdoor Clothing There are many very good reasons why, for decades, Scandinavian Outdoor Clothing has been the outer-wear of choice for so many adventurers around the world. Perhaps the place to start when examining the reasons why Scandinavian Outdoor Clothing is the most popular source of extreme- weather clothing, is geography. Scandinavian weather spans […]
Wool hoodie The wool hoodie is just as essential a part of the outdoor adventurer’s wardrobe as it is to that of the urban hipster. The flexibility of the wool hoodie means that it functions equally well as inner, outer or mid-layer wear, depending upon the prevalent conditions. In conjunction with the Amundsen range of […]
Knickerbockers Amundsen adventure-wear is such a true champion of the knickerbocker that they eschew the conformist need to offer regular trousers and pants in their outerwear range. Convinced that the knickerbocker offers the greatest move-ability, flexibility and comfort to the outdoor adventurer, of any form of trouser, Amundsen developed the very first range of technical […]
Nikkers with Norwegian design Norwegian Nikkers, or knickerbockers to give their full title, are rapidly becoming the must-have accessory when tackling the great outdoors. It is no coincidence that the staple leg-wear so common in centuries gone by is now at the forefront of adventure wear in this exciting new millennium. Offering a practically, comfort […]
Anorak The staple item of clothing for explorers, winter sport enthusiasts and those living in colder regions has always been the anorak. Whilst the concept has remained the same, design and materials have evolved and improved dramatically over time to vastly improve the wearer’s experience. The Amundsen range of anoraks exemplifies this development and incorporates […]
Adventure clothing Adventure clothing places the greatest design and manufacturing demands of all producers of clothing in the industry. By the very definition of an adventure, it places those involved in the most exciting, testing and unpredictable environments imaginable, so it follows that the adventure clothing they wear must also stand up to the challenges […]