Helle Elg Knife – Father’s Day Giveaway

Helle Elg Knife Giveaway

The Limited Edition Elg (Elk) knife from Helle of Norway was designed with Father’s Day in mind. It’s not a model that’s going to be around forever and thanks to my very good friends at Sport Hansa, the US distributor for Helle Knives, I have a brand new boxed Elg knife to giveaway to one lucky reader.

(Note: The naming of the knife as Elg came from Mr. Helle who confirmed that it means Elk. So, apparently the translation is a bit of a grey area because there are no moose in Norway.)

I recently had a Mother’s Day giveaway, so it seems only fair that we do one for the dads and what dad doesn’t like a beautifully made, hand-crafted knife.

Every Helle knife is made to withstand the stresses and strains that a knife is subjected to outdoors. Helle upholds its traditions of craftsmanship and quality rather than large product lines and automated production. Skilled knife specialists take pride in making the Helle brand synonymous with quality.

Helle Elg Knife Giveaway

Helle Elg Specifications:

  • Blade Length: 3.2 inches
  • Steel: Helle triple laminated
  • Grind: Scandi
  • Overall Length: 8.5 inches
  • Blade Thickness: 0.13 inches
  • Handle Material: Curly birch
  • Weight: 3.2 oz (knife only)

Here is exactly what one lucky reader will be getting, it’s a $100 value! Entry is going to be slightly different, and you’ll have multiple ways to enter in order to have the best possible chance of winning.

Helle Elg Knife Giveaway

For this giveaway I’m trying something new, something that will hopefully make managing the giveaway a lot less manual work for me than it has been with previous giveaways – especially knives!

All you have to do to enter is to click on one of the multiple options on the widget below to enter. All of the entries will automatically be collected starting now and will be open until midnight on Father’s Day (June 17th). I will pick a winner randomly from all of the eligible entries. The winner will have one week to claim their prize. If they don’t a new winner will be drawn.

Note: As always, if you’re active duty military and deployed and are unable to complete the entry methods using the widget below, simply shoot me an e-mail and I’ll get ya entered in.

I’d like to thank Matt and Garrett at Sport Hansa for their continued support and for providing me with this superb limited edition knife giveaway for Father’s Day.

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Disclosure: Sport Hansa provided Brian’s Backpacking Blog with a complementary knife for the purpose of this giveaway.

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  • Jonah W

    Going on a trip to the BWCA, if you pick my name can you wait until I return (the June 24th)

    • http://www.briangreen.net Brian Green

      Yes! (Who voted this down?) – I’ll actually be out of town until then myself with limited access to the web, s no biggy. ^BG

  • Jonah W

    Going on a trip to the BWCA, if you pick my name can you wait until I return (the June 24th)

  • sygyzy

    Wow whoever invented this Rafflecopter thing is a genius. I could see a lot of small enthusiast sites using it. BTW, thanks for the giveaway Brian.

    • http://www.briangreen.net Brian Green

      Been meaning to try this for months now, finally made the effort (which was minimal). It has a nice backend dashboard/console that easily lets me track the entries AND is integrated with Random.org for picking a winner – how cool is that!?!

      • sygyzy

        Can’t beat it. Most sites I know feed the entries into Random.org anyway. How convenient.

  • sygyzy

    Wow whoever invented this Rafflecopter thing is a genius. I could see a lot of small enthusiast sites using it. BTW, thanks for the giveaway Brian.

  • http://www.briangreen.net/ Brian Green

    Yes! (Who voted this down?) – I’ll actually be out of town until then myself with limited access to the web, s no biggy. ^BG

  • http://www.briangreen.net/ Brian Green

    Been meaning to try this for months now, finally made the effort (which was minimal). It has a nice backend dashboard/console that easily lets me track the entries AND is integrated with Random.org for picking a winner – how cool is that!?!

  • http://twitter.com/Barefoot_DC Andrew Klein, DC

    My Norweigan Father in Law would be stoked to see this in my grasp!

  • http://twitter.com/Barefoot_DC Andrew Klein, DC

    My Norweigan Father in Law would be stoked to see this in my grasp!

  • Chris

    Beautiful knife!

    fyi Elg = Moose

    • http://www.briangreen.net Brian Green

      Whoops! I’ll fix that, thanks :)

    • Heywood

      Funny how a name can get screwed up, isn’t it? Our “elk” were misnamed by first Europeans thinknig they saw moose. The two species don’t look anything alike, but there you go.

    • http://www.briangreen.net Brian Green

      The naming of the knife as Elg came from Mr. Helle who confirmed that it means Elk. So, apparently the translation is a bit of a grey area because there are no moose in Norway?

  • Chris

    Beautiful knife!

    fyi Elg = Moose

  • http://www.briangreen.net/ Brian Green

    Whoops! I’ll fix that, thanks :)

  • Heywood

    Funny how a name can get screwed up, isn’t it? Our “elk” were misnamed by first Europeans thinknig they saw moose. The two species don’t look anything alike, but there you go.

  • andyr354

    Cool, Looks like an awesome knife. Might just keep it for me :)

  • http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=1322713647 Andy Rhine

    Cool, Looks like an awesome knife. Might just keep it for me :)

  • Stephen Bunker

    A great way to celebrate dad.

  • Stephen Bunker

    A great way to celebrate dad.

  • http://www.briangreen.net/ Brian Green

    The naming of the knife as Elg came from Mr. Helle who confirmed that it means Elk. So, apparently the translation is a bit of a grey area because there are no moose in Norway?

  • burningbright

    My first thought on seeing the knife was that line from the Crocodile Dundee movie : “That’s not a knife” *whips out huge knife* THIS is a knife! lol

    • http://www.briangreen.net Brian Green

      Ha! It’s really not that bit and is very light weight. On my belt I hardly noticed I had it there. It is razor sharp though :)

  • burningbright

    My first thought on seeing the knife was that line from the Crocodile Dundee movie : “That’s not a knife” *whips out huge knife* THIS is a knife! lol

  • http://twitter.com/Rich_Kolb Rich Kolb

    I hope I remember to enter this later when I’m able to use the widget!

    • http://www.briangreen.net Brian Green

      What’s the problem? Is it you or the widget? Are you still using Internet Explorer 2 or something?

      • http://twitter.com/Rich_Kolb Rich Kolb

        when I’m at work, no widgets

  • http://twitter.com/Rich_Kolb Rich Kolb

    I hope I remember to enter this later when I’m able to use the widget!

  • mike

    very nice would love to have one

  • mike

    very nice would love to have one

  • http://www.appalachiaandbeyond.com Tim

    That’s some beautiful steel.

  • http://www.appalachiaandbeyond.com/ Tim

    That’s some beautiful steel.

  • Loneoak

    Brian, thanks for a chance to win such a beautiful knife

  • Loneoak

    Brian, thanks for a chance to win such a beautiful knife

  • http://www.facebook.com/allen.bishop.18 Allen Bishop

    That is one sweet looking knife and if it performed half as good as it looks and I am sure it does much better, it is a winner!!

  • http://www.facebook.com/allen.bishop.18 Allen Bishop

    That is one sweet looking knife and if it performed half as good as it looks and I am sure it does much better, it is a winner!!

  • sygyzy

    Can’t beat it. Most sites I know feed the entries into Random.org anyway. How convenient.

  • http://www.briangreen.net/ Brian Green

    What’s the problem? Is it you or the widget? Are you still using Internet Explorer 2 or something?

  • http://www.briangreen.net/ Brian Green

    Ha! It’s really not that bit and is very light weight. On my belt I hardly noticed I had it there. It is razor sharp though :)

  • http://twitter.com/Rich_Kolb Rich Kolb

    when I’m at work, no widgets

  • Snctool

    Hey Brian…enter me…much appreciated…

    • http://www.briangreen.net Brian Green

      It’s done Steve :)

  • Snctool

    Hey Brian…enter me…much appreciated…

  • annemeyer06

    Wow! Nice gift for daddies! :)

  • annemeyer06

    Wow! Nice gift for daddies! :)
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  • http://miljokemi.dk/ Morten

    Elg is moose (American) and Elk (European) and moose is common in Norway. It’s the same animal. In latin Alces alces
    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Moose

  • http://miljokemi.dk/ Morten

    Elg is moose (American) and Elk (European) and moose is common in Norway. It’s the same animal. In latin Alces alces
    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Moose

  • http://www.briangreen.net/ Brian Green

    It’s done Steve :)

  • http://miljokemi.dk/ Morten

    Elg is moose (sometimes called elk in Europe). Norway has a large population of moose.

    Nice knife by the way.

  • http://miljokemi.dk/ Morten

    Elg is moose (sometimes called elk in Europe). Norway has a large population of moose.

    Nice knife by the way.

  • http://sticksblog.com/ Chad “Stick” Poindexter

    WooHoo… nice knife!

  • http://sticksblog.com/ Chad "Stick" Poindexter

    WooHoo… nice knife!

  • BowlCarver

    I’ve always been a fan of Mora Knivs — this Helle could change that!

  • BowlCarver

    I’ve always been a fan of Mora Knivs — this Helle could change that!

  • misskitty_79

    Ooh! That is one gorgeous knife. I do hope that Canadians are eligible to win! ::fingers crossed::

  • misskitty_79

    Ooh! That is one gorgeous knife. I do hope that Canadians are eligible to win! ::fingers crossed::

  • http://www.briangreen.net Brian Green

    Hey everyone! I’m on vacation right now with very limited access to the web. As soon as I get back home on Monday I’ll login and select a winner so that I can announce it. Sorry for the delay, the timing wasn’t great, but for those of you asking you have not missed the announcement – with 552 entries it’s going to be fun to see who wins! ^BG

  • http://www.briangreen.net/ Brian Green

    Hey everyone! I’m on vacation right now with very limited access to the web. As soon as I get back home on Monday I’ll login and select a winner so that I can announce it. Sorry for the delay, the timing wasn’t great, but for those of you asking you have not missed the announcement – with 552 entries it’s going to be fun to see who wins! ^BG

  • http://www.briangreen.net Brian Green

    The winner of the Helle Elg Bushcraft knife giveaway is Ryan Wheeler! Congratulations to Ryan and a huge thanks to everyone that entered. Apologies for the delay but I went away on vacation right as the giveaway was happening, bad timing on my part.

  • http://www.briangreen.net/ Brian Green

    The winner of the Helle Elg Bushcraft knife giveaway is Ryan Wheeler! Congratulations to Ryan and a huge thanks to everyone that entered. Apologies for the delay but I went away on vacation right as the giveaway was happening, bad timing on my part.

  • http://twitter.com/twgoodwin Tim Goodwin

    Was this ever given away?

    • http://www.briangreen.net Brian Green

      Yes, see the comment directly below this ;)

      • http://twitter.com/twgoodwin Tim Goodwin

        Thanks. I had my discussions sorted wrong and didn’t see that.

  • http://twitter.com/twgoodwin Tim Goodwin

    Was this ever given away?

  • http://www.briangreen.net/ Brian Green

    Yes, see the comment directly below this ;)

  • http://twitter.com/twgoodwin Tim Goodwin

    Thanks. I had my discussions sorted wrong and didn’t see that.

  • TW

    Elg means both moose and elk in Norwegian. There are no elk in Norway but there quite a few moose (which is why many Norway stickers feature the moose warning sign).

    • http://www.briangreen.net Brian Green

      Ha! Thanks for the clarification. Makes more sense now!