Stay humble and gain knowledge

Skiing and powder is a great combination. Nothing can get me to forget time, place or worries like freshies on a nice mountaintop. It is so tempting to just ski it without thinking; and that´s exactly what can be scary....

What lies beneath – mountain skills

Mountain skills: take the time to be prepared for early season turns It’s November and we are still waiting for some decent early season snow. None the least, stoke is high, and people are itching to ski. Not many ski...

Pressures to Perform

Dealing with the pressure to perform - a personal account. I gotta be honest with you. I do have difficulties dealing with the pressure to perform. Sometimes I feel burdened by others´ expectations, and often by the expectations that I...

Explore the possibilities.


Powder & Dirt has its base right at the sweet spot for single track mountain biking, close to Skeikampen and Hafjell. We are professional ski-bums wintertime, whilst in the summer we shred the trails of southern and mid-Norway. You can find us in Stryn, Jotunheimen and as well as in the mountain range of our back garden. 

Join us, exploring the opportunities, seeking out the challenges in south and mid-Norway. Ascend to ski down high mountains, get a greater understanding of mountain safety, bike the many trails or bring your technical skill set up to a higher level.

The backcountry is an ideal setting for a unique, experiential education

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and allows the freedom to truly learn, and put into practice, many useful lessons.

On our courses we focus on techniques that will make you a better skier and/or mountain biker and you´ll sharpen your mountain safety skills.

Having great instructors really makes a difference, as mountaineering and teaching outdoor skills can be difficult. This is why we take pride in our qualifications and continually improve our instruction methods.

Adventure is waiting. Whether it is on your holidays, on a weekend away, or in a training situation to better teamwork in your business, we have a unique skill set that we can offer and we desire to see those skills put to use.