Finnmark (nor.: Fylke) is the northern most region in Europe and one for the purists. All roads to the North come to an end here. It’s a playground for outdoor enthusiasts, inviting for extensive hikes and trekking expeditions. The Varanger-Peninsula in the east of Finnmark features some of the best bird watching possibilities in Norway and the fish grounds are among the richest in Europe.
Norway features one of the largest wilderness hut systems in the world run by the Norwegian Trekking association (DNT) and other initiatives maintaining more than 1000 official facilities. That is the good…