Category: arctic


Norway Lemming

One of the undoubted highlights of my first trip to arctic Norway was this Norway Lemming. We couldn’t believe our eyes when we saw this fantastic creature scurrying across the tundra towards us! Animal...


King Eider

King Eiders are truly spectacular birds and I have been lucky enough to see quite a few in the UK and Ireland. However, nothing prepared me for the sheer numbers and views I experienced...


Hawk Owl

During my first trip to Arctic Norway, I was really lucky to see over eleven Hawk Owls. This day flying owl is simply stunning. Wikipedia states that there are three subspecies that exist across the northern holarctic....