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Living in my Nordic Tipi.

Tuesday, 04 August 2015 at 12:00 pm

—0— We’ve received a fair amount of comments, emails and messages from people, keen to extend their residency in our Nordic tipis, and here’s a Post by Jilly Sherlock telling of her own experiences through the cold, wet and high winds of a British winter.  The temperate UK climate is heavily influenced by Atlantic weather systems, […]


The boy and his unicorn

Wednesday, 03 June 2015 at 09:57 am

Raised in the deep of the Swedish forests, Sigurd has a playground not many of his four-year-old fellow country men even set their feet in. In this guest post we meet this lively kid from the perspective of his pro-blogger Andrea Hejlskov. Do yourself a favour and read more of her adventurous escape into nature […]


Festival at the top of the world

March 19, 2015

The norwegian festival Vinjerock is not your average summer event. At 1060 metres above sea level, at the end of  a 100 km dead end road and with the  untouched national park of Jotunheimen as backdrop it´s a one heck of a place to have a rock concert!  Since the event includes a massive line-up […]

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An Evening With The Stones

August 19, 2014

The Art of Storing Heat. When you can’t find what fits your needs you may as well make it on your own. This issue of the Tentipi blog features a good portion of DIY-creativity as we meet 23-year-old Swede, Petra Alinder. She first built her own tipi out of tarp, but later got her hands […]

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Backyard Camping.

June 17, 2014

Our PR-manager Torsten Gabrielsson usually sits behind his computer at the Tentipi headquarters in Sunne, Sweden, gathering stories from people travelling around the world. But in this episode we find him by the camp fire in a quite unusual place – only minutes away from one of Scandinavia’s busiest airports. —o— Reaching Out For The […]

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April 24, 2014

  Imagine waking up at camp one windy morning, thinking it´s just another day in the desert but as you step outside it´s as if a tornado passed by. Turns out, you slept like a baby through a storm that caused disaster for your fellow campers. That´s about what happened to our long time Tentipi […]

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Tipi Life – One Year After

March 19, 2014

In the autumn of 2009, Jarmo and Laura Järvinen started to plan how they were going to live for a year in a Tentipi Nordic tipi. They chose to put up the tent, a Safir 9 cp, (about 15 square metres), on an island in the Åboland archipelago in southern Finland. There, they lived in […]

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November 27, 2013

Over a three-week period during March and April this year, Eric Folz and Mike Fuchs hauled sleds of equipment some 500 Km through the frozen landscapes of Spitzbergen.  Meticulously planned and executed, and in temperatures down to minus 38 degrees, they quickly adapted to the world of cold.  Here, in a guest post for our […]

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