Track24 is a leading global provider of GPS tracking solutions for military and government organisations. We’ll be using their Whisper device which is the latest handheld GPS system of its kind, offering us the ability to be tracked, transmit emergency alerts and even utilise its text messaging capability to keep in touch with the outside world.
Carinthia is a Austrian brand specialising in the manufacture of expedition garments and equipment for extreme cold weather conditions. Using advanced and patented technologies and 100% European manufacturing instills within us complete confidence in this equipment will be perfectly suited to our expedition.
Used for hundreds of years by skiers of the Altai Mountains in the northen Asia, these skis are blend perfectly the functionality of skis and snowshoes. They are handmade and offer everything off-piste skiers need to move through the dense forests, climb and descend mountains and cross frozen lakes. Short and wide, these skis afford exceptional manoeuvrability.
Rab is a British company founded in 1981 by Rab Carrington with an ethos to produce equipment and clothing for the most extreme conditions in the world. Few can rival the quality of Rab’s products and we have absolute confidence that they will protect us on our expedition.
Steger Mukluks are the go-to winter boots of choice for many cold weather explorers. Made from soft moose and caribou hide by the Inuit, they are extremely lightweight and their soles ensure there is no humidity in the thick boot liners.
The PowerPot is the most efficient and high-powered device of its type available on the market. Using thermoelectrics which converts to a 5W output, we can use this to charge our numerous devices batteries while we simply go about our daily routine of cooking and boiling water.
Aventure Nordique is a French online retailer specialising in the sale of expedition, hiking and outdoor sports equipment. The expertise of Regis, the company’s founder, has and continues to be extremely helpful in making sure we have the right equipment and are able to optimise its use. They are based in Grenoble.
Air North are the most widely used commercial air service in the Yukon. The team at Air North helped us return safely and comfortably from Old Crow back to Whitehorse.