About us

We are Pieter and Elena and we live in Dalsvallen.Pieter

Elena has got classical pianist and web-designer diplomas. She is doing most of administrative work and is in charge of the cabins.

Pieter is keen of wild nature and outdoor activities. He’s got a number of certificates and diplomas:

– he is a member of Dutch Alpine club NKBV, where he took all courses from beginner to advanced in alpine rock and ice climbing, sports climbing (beginner and advanced), alpine touring, winter climbing.

– he has been working for several years for the Kanoschool (Netherlands) as kayaking instructor both on the sea and fresh water.

– in Northern Canada Pieter obtained a wilderness guide diploma. This Elenaeducation was led by Bart de Haas.

– he’s got a British Columbia rafting guide diploma obtained at  Tatshenshini Expediting.

– Pieter is regularly updating his wilderness 1st aid (NOLS) and swift water rescue  (Rescue 3 international) diplomas.

In 2012 Pieter and Elena successfully completed Ray Mears Fundamental Bushcraft course.