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Dog Sledding Expedition 2 days - Tromsø Villmarkssenter

Dog Sledding Expedition 2 days - Tromsø Villmarkssenter Photo: Lars Petter Skillstad, Tromsø Villmarkssenter
Dog Sledding Expedition 2 days - Tromsø Villmarkssenter Photo: Lars Petter Skillstad, Tromsø Villmarkssenter
Join a guided two day expedition across the arctic coastal mountains and lead your own husky team on the hunt for the Northern Lights and wildlife encounters. Sleep in tent.

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Before the expedition starts you get a full introduction into dog sledding. We then head out towards the mountains and, depending on weather, we drive for 5-8 hours to our campsite. Here you settle down for the night. You have to take care of the dogs before you set up your own camp.Hopefully the Northern Lights will appear.
After breakfast the next day you will go further up the mountains and can enjoy pristine beauty and unspoiled wilderness . Possible wildlife sightings along the trail include fox, eagles, arctic and snowshoe hares, moose and reindeers. Around 1700 you will return the Centre where we will serve a traditional sami meal “Bidos” (Reindeer meat with vegetables) in the sami tent.

During the 2 day expedition hour program you will learn about dog sledding. No former experience is needed but the trip requires normal physical condition. Our alaskan huskies love people and are very friendly so you might get some fury friends.

Included: Guide, transfer (25 minutes each way), warm clothes and boots, equipment, three meals, warm drinks.
Please bring: Wool underwear for upper and lower body, wool socks and sunglasses.
Duration. 2days 1night (9:45 am- 6pm next day)
Level of difficulty: Medium
Number of participants: 2-20

Facilities

  • General facilities

    • food/refreshments
    • duration
  • Activities

    • guided trips
    • dog sledge driving
  • Grading

    • medium

Categories

  • Riding & Sledding Riding & Sledding

Hours

Where:Scandic Hotell Tromsø
11/1/2014 - 4/30/2015
Mon - Sun
9:45 AM - 6:00 PM
Where:Radisson Blu Hotell Tromsø
11/1/2014 - 4/30/2015
Mon - Sun
10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
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Dog Sledding Expedition 2 days - Tromsø Villmarkssenter - Photo: Lars Petter Skillstad, Tromsø Villmarkssenter

Dog Sledding Expedition 2 days - Tromsø Villmarkssenter

Before the expedition starts you get a full introduction into dog sledding. We then head out towards the mountains and, depending on weather, we drive...

Dog Sledding Expedition 2 days - Tromsø Villmarkssenter

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