A Family Odyssey

to the Edge of the World

 

Part 1: Living a Legend, be a Khan - EAST - july 16 until november 16

Part 2: A Patagonian Dream - SOUTH -december 16 until april 17

Part 3: Land of the Cold Coasts - NORTH - may 17 until june 17

Part 4: Into the wild - WEST -july 17 until september 17

 

 

 

 

 

 

Who:

The Cuypers Family: Nanook (3), Tristan (5), Kim (35) and Jochem (32)

 

What:

During four exciting adventures we cross some of the most fascinating mountain areas on Earth. 

Part 1: Living a Legend, be a Khan! - A journey by horse in the footsteps of the Khans

Part 2: A Patagonian Dream - An adventurous journey by bicycle to "The End of the World"

Part 3: The land with the Cold Coasts - A ski trip across the second biggest glacier in Norway

Part 4: Into the wild - 25 years later. A wilderness trip by canoe.

 

Where:

1. Southern Siberia + Mongolia (Altai mountains)

2. Patagonia (Southern Chili and Argentina)

3. Norway (Helgelandskysten; Svartisen glacier)

4. Alaska (Brooks range + Seward peninsula)

 

When:

July 2016 until september 2017

 

 

 

 

 

"Equipment"

more info on our equipment page

 

 

Little Nanook and Tristans sledge/biketrailer

Little Nanook and Tristans clothing

 

 

Little Nanook and Tristans tent and sleeping bags

 

Kim and Jochems bicycles

Little Nanook and Tristans bicycles

 

Little Nanook and Tristans ski equipment

 

more info on our equipment page

TrisTrans Saga

is about ...

 

 

 

"...ascending high points and crossing landscapes "

 

 

www.facebook.com/TrisTransSaga

www.flickr.com/TrisTransSaga

www.vimeo.com/TrisTransSaga

 

"... sharing great experiences in our natural world"

 

"...learning and having fun"

 

"... Love. Passion. Happiness"

 

" ... Challenges, determination and creativity"

 

"...Conservation through investigation and education"

 

 

'' I only went out for a walk

and finally concluded to sty out till sundown

for going out, I found, was really going in. ''

 

- John Muir 1863

 

 

 

"Earlier experiences and memories"

an impression

 

 

"Earlier adventures"

more info on our adventure page

 

 

"The Cuypers family"

 

 

"Comments"

Little Nanook and Tristans dinner

Little Nanook and Tristans footwear