Project Description

Norway Snowshoe Week

Location: The Hardangervidda Plateau, Norway

Price: £995 per person
Ratio: 1:4  (Eight clients with one International Mountain Leader and one Musher)
Length: 1 week

Expedition Summary:

This is an exciting expedition to the largest mountain plateau in Europe. You will enjoy a snow mobile ride into a remote Norwegian cabin on a small island that is surrounded by mountains and frozen lakes. Using the beautiful cabin with log burning stove and home cooked meals as our base for the week we will explore the surrounding mountains, frozen lakes and snow laden forests. You will undertake a snowshoe journey supported by a team of huskies including an overnight camp, have the opportunity to try mushing with the dog team, try fishing through the ice, have the option to spend a night in a snow shelter and have the option to spend a day trying cross country skiing.

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Over the week you will practise winter travel skills, winter navigation and will be a part of a small team and take a share in the navigation and route finding as well as helping prepare an overnight Arctic camp and help the local Musher with the dog team.

Who is the course suitable for?

The days will be physical but there is no climbing involved so anyone with a reasonable level of personal fitness will enjoy the trip. You don’t need