This tour is conducted by Nature Bow Game. You will learn how to use bow and arrows to hit a target, and after you’ve become an Archer, we will go together hunting different realistic animal figures naturally set in the wood.
We will meet in i Håkøybotn in the specific place you can find on the map (you can reach the place with your car), a splendid location in Kvaløya where you will be given an introductory course in Archery. After that we will go for a 2,5 hours hike: there are realistic animal figures naturally set in the wood, you will have to spot and shoot at them like in a true hunt!
An authentic adventure, an archaic, strong experience for young and old, men and women: we are all hunters. No animal get harmed.
Included: archery course, rain clothes, water bottle, head mosquito net, hot drinks and biscuits, archery equipment.
Please bring: windproof jacket, hiking boots/shoes
Departure time and place: 10:00AM (10.00) and 04:00PM (16.00) in Håkøybotn, you'll find directions further down and will also receive directions on the booking confirmation
Duration: approx. 4 hours
Number of participants: 3-7
Level of difficulty: medium
NB! In order to join this tour, you must sign a responsibility disclaimer. The disclaimer will be handed to you at the meeting point.
Our meeting point is located 20 km. from Tromsø City Centre, on Kvaløya island. It takes 25-30 minutes to get there by car – or 1,5 hours by bike. The exact point is easy to reach, and it is precisely located at 69°37'24.2"N 18°42'00.6"E - 69.623375, 18.700166
How to get here:
By car (25-30 minutes)
From Tromsø City Centre take the road nr. 862 in direction Kvaløya.
After the bridge turn left at the first roundabout in direction Senja/Sommarøy, and continue on the 862 until Eidkjosen. From there turn left again at the roundabout on road 858 in direction Larseng.
After ca. 5 km you will pass by a parking lot (Parkeringsplass Håkøybotn). 450 metres later, turn right in direction “Gravlund” (cemetery), continue on a dirt road for one more kilometer, pass the cemetery, and take left to the parking place.
By bus (35 minutes + 15 minutes walk)
From Tromsø you can take the district bus 420 leaving at 09:00AM (09:00) from Prostneset bus terminal, from Monday to Friday. Our stop is called Sørelva.
You can buy the ticket through the app Troms Mobillett or at the ticket office at the bus terminal.
When you arrive at Sørelva (ask the driver), walk back for 100 metres in direction Tromsø, take left into a dirt road to “Gravlund”, continue for 1 kilometre, pass the cemetery and turn left to the parking lot.
The bus drives back to Tromsø at 01:44PM (13:44), 03:12PM (15:12) or 04:23PM (16:23).