The mountain environment offers fantastic experiences. By being well prepared, you get more out of your time in the mountains.
Here, you can read more about how you can prepare in a way so that you feel more secure about your mountain outing. Everything is so much better with a little training and knowledge about how both you and your equipment work. If an accident happens, it can feel good knowing when you should call for Mountain Rescue.
How to prepare your mountain outing
The Swedish mountain world is well equipped with marked trails and most people who go hiking or skiing follow the trails.
Tips for a safe visit
The Mountain Safety Council has prepared practical tips for some of the most common activities on the mountain.
Provide travel notice
Always providing some kind of travel notices is important and can be done in many ways.
Finding somewhere to stay in the mountains is easy. Mountain hotels, cabins and mountain lodges are in most areas.
If you walk along marked trails, there are most often bridges over the rivers and streams that would have otherwise required risky wading.