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Discover the amazing Swedish backcountry on an unforgettable ski adventure. Find a guide at Explore-share.com and book your next Backcountry Skiing trip in Sweden.

It is rumored that skis were invented in northern Sweden, some 6000 years ago. That in itself should be reason enough for ski enthusiasts to check out the pristine powder and backcountry opportunities of this stunning Scandinavian country. Compare and book a certified guide for your trip on Explore-Share.com: 1500+ guides, 70+ countries and more than 8000 different programs to choose from. Take a pick from our selection of Backcountry Skiing trips in Sweden. The mountains are calling!

Backcountry Skiing in Sweden

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FAQs: Backcountry Skiing in Sweden

What should I know about Backcountry Skiing Sweden?

Sweden is famous for its advanced society and unique Scandinavian culture. And winter is definitely at its core! Head to the north of Sweden and enjoy an unforgettable backcountry adventure where you will be able to revel in amazing ski opportunities, as well as stunning landscapes with gorgeous wildlife and a chance to catch the Northern Lights! Furthermore, try some of the entertaining winter fun that the country has to offer and enjoy a unique winter adventure. Options include getting married in an ice chapel, drinking vodka from a frozen ice-glass, riding dog-sleds, and more! Go with one of the certified guides at Explore-Share.com and enjoy the backcountry adventure of a lifetime!

Why should I choose Sweden for my Backcountry Skiing adventure?

Guaranteed snow and plenty of spots to enjoy it

Because it is so far north, Sweden is a winter-sport haven with over 200 ski resorts and tons of backcountry skiing opportunities too.

Unique winter adventures to be had off-skis

Ice-fishing? sleeping in an igloo? dog-sledding? getting married in an ice chapel? all possible in Sweden, for when you want to take your skis off.

Amazing wilderness and northern lights

Deer, moose, and the Aurora Borealis are all part of the landscape in northern Sweden!

What can I expect from the weather in Sweden?

In the summer, temperatures range between 13 to 17°C in Sweden. In the winter, between - 22 to -3°C, and even up to -30°C in the north!

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What currency is accepted in Sweden?

Swedish krona

How can I get to Sweden?

You can fly in direct to Stockholm from North America, India and Europe. Once in Sweden, to get to the north you can either fly to Kiruna or take a train.

What’s the country code of Sweden?


What’s the high season for Backcountry Skiing in Sweden?

For backcountry skiing and catching the Auroral Borealis, the best time to visit Sweden is between late November and March.

What people are saying about Backcountry Skiing | Sweden



Amazing ski touring adventure in the Swedish mountains. Can recommend this trip to both beginners and advanced skiers.



Markus was brilliant, from helping me to develop the idea for the expedition, figuring out a good location, route planning etc, while trying to keep the costs down. Prior to the expedition Markus was really helpful in helping me figure out the right equipment - this differed from my previous expeditions due to both temperature being warmer than I was used to, and the terrain we'd be covering. During the expedition Markus was excellent in communicating what were doing, how we were going to do it, all the while teaching me about navigation, his own methods for winter camping etc etc. Throughout our route, Markus explained to me about Sami culture, why the landscape is as it is, and how it has developed throughout history, meaning I returned far richer for the cultural enlightenment. i couldn't recommend Markus to anyone wanting to head out ski touring or deep wild Nordic skiing. I felt safe and in the right hands the whole time, and thoroughly enjoyed his company. The Explore Share platform was very helping in matching us together - the expedition wouldn't have happened with out them, as so few guides are willing or able to take people out into the extreme wilderness in winter in this way. they matched me with the right guide, so that was perfect. What needs to improve is that they wanted cash paid before I spoke to Markus, which I would never do, because of the complexity of the proposed expedition. We both needed to know each others' abilities and make a sensible plan for the trip before we could commit to it. While I appreciate $Explore share is an introductory service, for which they need a fee, finding a better way for this would be helpful. I was always going to honour the payment once the introduction was made, but obviously some people would attempt to get around it. No matter, I remain satisfied with the explore Share service, and recommend anyone to use it.



Amazing ski touring adventure in the Swedish mountains. Can recommend this trip to both beginners and advanced skiers.

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