Explore the pristine Arctic wilderness and fulfil your dream of mushing a team of powerful siberian huskies. This guided sledding trip will bring you close to nature and show you Senja's most beautiful scenes.
Season: 01 November – 15 April (start of sledding season may be delayed due to weather and snow condition)
Availability: Monday – Sunday
Location: Senja (The Adventure Island)
Starting time: 09:00
Duration: 5 hours - (sledding trip lasts 2 - 2,5 hours, weather dependant)
Participants: 2 – 8
Price: from 1.500 NOK
Booking must be done a minimum of 24 hours before the trip.
Meet up at the camp at 9:15 AM, where you will be greeted by your local guide and a pack of playful Siberian huskies. Get dressed in warm boots and winter clothes. After an informative briefing on how to mush a dog sled, you will be shown your team and set off on a unique adventure.
Two guests share a sled. You don't need any previous experience, though we do recommend participants to possess an average level of fitness.
Discover the snow-covered highlands of the island, the energy of your huskies and make wonderful memories that you will take home to your loved ones.
Back at the camp, give us a hand and bring those faithful athletes back to their kennels. Gather around a warm fire for some hot drinks, cookies and listen to your guide's stories, a musher who knows his tales and trails.
The daytrip is not suitable for children under the age of 14 due to the trips being strainous and the fact that you are responsible for your dogteam.
The following is included:
- experienced, local guide
- mushing instructions
- warm boots
- winter suits
- hot drinks
Remember to bring:
long sleeved base layer (preferably wool)
warm socks (preferably wool)