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30September 2017

It all started with a van and a clipboard

As many people know, Rudi founded Purcell back in 1974. Forty-three years later, things have grown a lot from the early days. We have a beautiful lodge, a heli-pad, a fancy sign, high-tech communication systems, piles of safety gear and emergency manuals. Guiding staff, kitchen staff, reservations and marketing staff. But that’s[...]

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12August 2017

It’s Never Too Late

My grandmother is 98 and a half years old. She’s got all her wits firmly in place, takes the time each day to dress each like she’ll be attending an upscale cocktail party, and can tell jokes that crack up the young and old. She refers to anyone younger than her[...]

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30June 2017

We Live For This goes on the road!

“Where are you going with those?” Our taxi driver eyed our ski bag with confusion, wince we just arrived to Stockholm in full sun and 18 degrees C. The stunning Swedish capital was just a landing point last month, though: our sights were set north. WAY north. A 90-minute flight, where we watched[...]

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18October 2016

You gotta see this new video… cause we were Born For This.

It was classic December conditions. The temps were cold and the snow was light. The definition of Blower Pow was born on days like this. The sun was nowhere in sight, yet no one was wishing the clouds would part. Let! It! Snow! And it did. It just kept snowing harder, until the[...]

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