Passions: Guiding, Culture, Nature, Photography
Home Base: Helsingfors, Finland
Previous Paddling Destinations: Norway, Greenland, Canada, Sweden, Spain, Turkey, Croatia, Scotland, Wales.
Planned Destinations: Alaska, Cuba, Asia
Area of Expertise: Guiding, Wilderness Medicine, Wilderness cooking.
Kayaking Experience: Advanced.
Languages Spoken: Swedish, Norwegian, English, Finnish, some Spanish.

Roope is a Pilot with 25 years of outdoor guiding experience; preferring to expose clients to the natural beauty and culture of the different coastlines of the world. Roope believes that the sea is “pathless” and offers an adventurer a million different places to go and ways to get there, he respects the sea for how it has connected humans for millennia and for the cultural journey that has taken place on its waters. Roope is eager to put his unique yellow TRAK to the test in his native Scandinavia!