5 Reasons to Visit The Arctic in April

  1. With temperatures increasing, April and May are the best months for dog sledding and snowmobiling
  2. Early spring also provides great opportunity for ski touring in Spitsbergen and East Greenland
  3. With the recession of sea ice Spitsbergen’s west coast is now navigable for shipping
  4. The earliest expedition ship of the season set sails for North Spitsbergen
  5. Wildlife start to become more plentiful. Arctic fox can still be seen wearing their winter fur

Arctic Travel - April

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