Sled dog ride with wilderness lunch

Activity facts

Duration: 4 hours Suitable for: Everyone Restrictions: You need to be in basic physical shape to drive your own dog sled, otherwise, take a seat as a passenger Included: Lunch, a seat as a passenger or drive your own dog sled Gather at: Meeting Point
Dec 2019 - April 2020
Experience the energy from the sled dogs and the beautiful snowy plains on a mini-expedition in the wilderness.
Capture the feeling of freedom — drive your own dog sled. On this hands-on dog sled tour, you will learn to run your own team of huskies and get an interesting insight into the musher’s adventurous life in the last wilderness of Europe. After an introduction to equipment and safety, the journey through the wintry landscape begins. If you are under the age of 15 or simply just want to enjoy this tour as a passenger, that option is also available.

Halfway through the tour, a traditional lunch is served at a cozy wilderness camp. The tour end at Icehotel.

The snowy plains give you a feeling of freedom and the energy from the eager sled dogs fills the air. You stop at a cozy wilderness cabin halfway through the tour where you are served a traditional lunch before going back to Icehotel.

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Equipment

Your clothing is the most important part in order to be able to enjoy your activity to the fullest. We strongly advise you not to underestimate the cold in the Arctic during the winter months and to carefully follow our recommendations regarding clothing and equipment. If the weather is really cold, for this activity we recommend to cover your face with a balaclava.

Included
Loan of warm winter overall, warm shoes, gloves, and balaclava if needed. Visit Service– and Activity Center to get equipt.

Required to bring
Dress warm underneath, preferably in thermal clothing, a warm middle layer, and hat.

Tip
A great opportunity to bring a camera. Enjoying the ride as a passenger enables you to capture some amazing landscape views, not to mention the impressive work done by the strong dogs ahead of you.

Keep in mind

Passengers are not allowed to ride with other guests, only with the guide for safety reasons. Children under the age of 5 is not recommended to do this activity, especially during December - March when it can be really cold. Please observe that you need to be at least 15 years old to drive your own dog sled, otherwise you are welcome as a passenger.

Departure time
The activity always begins at the scheduled time, gather at Meeting point at least 15 minutes earlier, equipt and ready. Please note that you as a guest are personally responsible to visit Service– and Activity Center well ahead to get equipt if that is included in the activity. Read more about the equipment offered for this particular activity in the section above.
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