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Nils Bloch-Hoell

Norwegian Trekking Association (Den Norske Turistforening – DNT), Oslo, Norway

Award Participations

  • OutDoor INDUSTRY AWARD 2009
  • OutDoor INDUSTRY AWARD students 2009


Nils Bloch-Hoell, 51, was already underway for the Norwegian Trekking Association (DNT) as a hiking and glacier guide in the 1970s. From 1980, he worked in outdoor retail outlets and was also an editor for the “Fjell og Vidde” magazine and an equipment tester. He has drawn up hiking maps and described Norway’s summer hiking trails since 2000. At DNT, he is considered as an expert for hiking and mountain-climbing equipment. (September 2009)