Outdoor equipment for adventurers for a century. Bergans of Norway has been run by dedicated and passionate outdoor enthusiasts for over a century. It all started with the backpack, as we know it today - an invention that Bergans patented and that the famous polar explorers Amundsen and Scott used during their expeditions. No other brand of outdoor equipment have the same experience and knowledge of polar expeditions as Bergans of Norway! They would like to share that legacy to the adventurers of today.