you’re highly trained to maneuver and fight in arctic conditions.
Prerequisites: Balance 2 ranks, Survival 2 ranks
Benefit: You gain a +2 competence bonus on Survival, Spot, and Listen checks made while you’re in arctic terrain, as well as Balance checks made on a natural (i.e. undeveloped) surface. Furthermore, when you plan an ambush in arctic or tundra terrain, your opponents’ spot and listen DCs are increased by 2. Also, you move at 3/4 speed on foot on arctic and tundra trails and through arctic and tundra wilderness (round down). Finally, you gain 2 points of cold resistance.
Normal: Characters typically move at 1/2 speed on foot on arctic and tundra trails, as well as arctic and tundra wilderness (round down).