In March 2013 American John Huston, Norwegian Tobias Thorleifsson, Canadian Hugh Dale-Harris, and South African Kyle O’Donoghue, an expedition videographer, will traverse 630 miles on Ellesmere Island in the Canadian High Arctic. Powered by wind, muscle, and four canine skijoring companions the expedition will travel through one of the last untouched wildernesses on the planet. During the 72-day journey the team will document, film, and share their experiences. The history of exploration on Ellesmere Island combines the celebrated polar traditions of Norway, the United States, and Canada.

Bergans of Norway Sponsors Ellesmere Island Polar Expedition 
LONGMONT, Colo. – September XX, 2012 – With a history of supporting polar expeditions dating back to Roald Amundsen’s successful 1911 trip to the South Pole, Bergans of Norway today announced it is sponsoring New Land 2013, an expedition to Canada’s fabled Ellesmere Island, spearheaded by American polar explorer John Huston.