Published: Departures International Magazine

Location: Norway

Communal kitchens and bathrooms aside, there’s much to love about a striking new backcountry hut that opened in August in Northern Norway, just 60km shy of the Arctic Circle. Set steps from the Ostkindbreen Glacier (the eighth largest glacier on the Norwegian mainland) in Hemnes, Rabothytta was named after French Geologist Charles Rabot, but is distinctly Scandinavian in design.