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Ski Norway The Way It Was Always Meant To Be Skied: By Train

With all the attention currently being paid to environmentally conscious forms of alternative transportation from electric autos to bike commuting, the team at Volkl, Marker and Dalbello decided to explore the peaks of Norway via the original form of eco-friendly travel: train.

Landing in Oslo, Nadine Wallner, Austin Ross and Stian Hagen set their sights on the Vatnahalsen Lodge via the famed Flåm Railway. Once there, they got to enjoy touring through empty mountains before hopping back on the train and finishing their Norwegian jaunt in Bergen.

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