Van on tricky road section covered in ice, Norway. We drove up this road section without stopping first. If we would have inspected the situation we would have seen that the ice covered section was actually quite dangerous. It was out-sloped, there were strong winds blowing off the mountain, and should the van have slid off the road, it would have tumbled all the way down the mountain to the valley bottom. On our way back down the van started to slide... we stopped, attached the snow chains and worked for on hour or so to put gravel on the ice. A good portion of the gravel simply blew away in the wind, but all in all we got through this road section with a good reminder to always stop and check before driving into a situation. That is the best way to stay out of trouble...
Click here to view more images of muskoxen.
Click here to view more images of "the making of the muskoxen photos".
Click here to view more images of Norwegian landscapes and abstracts.
Like Marcel Huijser Photography on Facebook
All content © 2016 Marcel Huijser
Image below: Niels Kooijman installs the snow chains on the Volkswagen camper van with 4 motion.
Images below: the ice covered road section.