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Winter at Northern Tier

Okpik at the Northern Tier High Adventure Bases is not a winter survival camp. Okpik is a winter fun camp.

If you show up in good physical condition with the right attitude, it’s easy to survive in below-zero temps. As for the dogsledding, ice fishing, cross-country skiing and snowshoeing … that’s where the fun part comes in.

Watch these videos to get a taste of Okpik fun.

Want to learn more about Okpik? Check out the September 2009 issue of Boys’ Life magazine or visit Northern Tier’s Web site at

Comments about “Winter at Northern Tier”

  1. Bepepared#1 says:

    I built a snow shelter like that last winter.

  2. Anonymous says:

    I have to convince my whole Scout Troop in order to go.

  3. Pike On says:

    Dog Sled Adventure. Been there. Done that. Doing it again in January. Expereince of a lifetime. Nothing like it. Great guides and a great all around program.

  4. jkmdog says:

    anonymous your wrong i have spent half an our watching them

  5. Kemo says:

    That’s so awesome! I agree niber1234567. Hopefully I’ll be able to go sometime.

  6. niber1234567 says:

    i want to go their so bad!!!!!!

  7. Pickle33 says:

    Dude that is soo cool…and the adventure was awesome!!!!!! It was the funnest experience to date.
    I need that video to download

  8. HUSKEY says:

    I would really like to go Northen Tier.It would be so fun.

  9. Anonymous says:

    There is no link to view the video.

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