Winter activities in Lyngen

Fishing on sea ice

In Nord-Lenangsbotn the sea is freezing in winter and makes it a great place for fishing cod and haddock. You will take part in drilling holes in the ice, prepare your own fishing gear and then we are ready to fish. We put reindeer skin on the ground to keep you warm.

The wilderness is surrounding you when you take a break from the fishing. We make a bonfire and serve hot drink and a light meal.

  • Season spans from mid Februayr to mid April depending on ice conditions.
  • The trip last from10.00 am to 14.00 pm. 
  • Price NOK 1350,-p.p

Snowshoe trip

Daytrips in the valleys of Lyngenalps. Go snowshoeing and see the artic nature and wildlife. You may see eagle, fox, hare, grouse or moose. If you don`t see them, there may be tracks after they have been passing. You will also enjoy the change in winter light and arctic weather conditions. This way you can feel how we live on the top of the world..

We make bonfire and serve hot and cold drink. The trip includes snowshoes and poles.

  • Seasons spans from 1 Desember to 1 April.
  • The trip lasts from 10.00 am to 14.00 pm.
  • Price is NOK 950,-p.p

Hunt the northern lights with our guides! ©Bjørn Joachimsen.

Hunt the northern lights with our guides! ©Bjørn Joachimsen.

Northern lights

Hunting the Aurora Borealis in the nature at evenings. This is the best time to watch the northern light. We take you in the forest for a hike to a open area for the best view for this spectacular natural phenomenon. We will give you advice how to take photos of the dancing Aurora borealis. You will go by foot or use snowshoes, depending on the conditions. We will serve hot drink in our lavvo after return.

  • Season spans from 1 September to 1 April.
  • Last from 20.00 pm to 22.00 pm.
  • Price NOK 750,-p.p

Northern Lights tour with bus

We will drive you between the Lyngenalps chasing for the Nothernligth. You will be taken to the best places to spot this naturephenomen. There we will guide you to take good photoes and we will take photoes for you also. We have tripods available and will serve hot drink and ligth snack onboard.

  • Season spans from 1 September to 1 April
  • Last from 20.00 pm to 24.00 pm
  • Price NOK 1350,-p..p

 


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Cross country skiing

Try the Norwegian style and go cross country skiing. Lyngen is a great area for this activity.We will take you for a nice trip in arctic winter wonderland and guide you in our ski trails. Skiing in the nature gives you a time to enjoy outdoor living. We maybe see wild life like eagle ,fox, hare, grouse or moose.  You get a complete ski package and hot or cold drink.

  • Season spans from 15 January to 1 April.
  • The trip lasts from 10.00 am to 14.00 pm.
  • Price NOK 950,-p.p                                   

Whale safari

We take you out on the sea watching whales. The most common species to see are humpback whales and orca. They are following the herring to the cost and stay for around 3 months in this area. It`s an amazing experience to see this big and beautiful animals

You will have opportunity to make photos or just enjoy this playful whales. We will take you out in our 29 feet Viknes boat. We provide warm floating suits and serve hot/cold drink and a light meal during the trip.

  • Season spans from 1 november to 30 januar.
  • From 08.00 am to 14.00 pm.
  • Price is NOK 1995,- p.p
  • Max 5 pers, pr trip.

Dog sledding

Experience the spectacular Lyngen Alps during your stay with dog sleds. We take you to the wilderness . You get to try your own sledge with dogs and learn to master them in the great surroundings of the Lyngen Alps.

We also offerexclusive dogsledding trips for small groups. Please, contact us for request.

  • Season spans from 15 December to 1 April
  • Last from 10.00 am to 15.00 pm/18.00 pm to 22.00 pm
  • Price: NOK 1850,-p.p

 

 


Fishing trip

We take you out to the best fishing places with our 29 feet Viknes boat “Lasse”. The Lyngenfjord and Ullsfjord provide the best fishing places because of the currents and the tide. You can catch cod bigger than you can imagine! We have put together a package with all you need for a fishing trip. An experienced fishing guide knows the fjords like his own pocket and will take you to the best places. Fishing gear, warm floating suit, hot drink and a light meal are include. 

  • seasons: Whole year
  • The trip lasts from 10.00 am to 14.00 pm.
  • Price NOK 1995.- p.p.
  • Minimum 2 pers.- max 5 pers.pr trip

Clothing and food on Winter tours

All necessary clothing, warm drinks, snack or lunch are included in all tours. Footwear, hat and gloves must be  provided by our guests themselves. When you join one of our winter tours, snowshoes or skis are free for one additional day.


Summer activities

Join a guided fishing trips. Our experienced guide will take you to the places where you get the best catch. The right place at the right time! ©Bjørn Joachimsen.

Join a guided fishing trips. Our experienced guide will take you to the places where you get the best catch. The right place at the right time! ©Bjørn Joachimsen.

Fishing trip

We take you out to the best fishing places with our 29 feet Viknes boat . The Lyngenfjord and Ullsfjord provide the best fishing places because of the currents and the tide. You can catch cod bigger than you can imagine! 

We have put together a package with all you need for a fishing trip.. An experienced fishing guide knows the fjords like his own pockets and will take you to the best places.

  • The trip lasts for 4 hours.
  • Maximum 5 persons per trip.
  • Price: NOK 1995.- p.p.

Hiking

The Lyngen Alps are amazing to hike in. You can breathe clean air, experience silence and enjoy fantastic views. You don’t need to go far to be in the wilderness and experience the flora and fauna in the arctic. We use different routes depending on weather conditions and the group. If you have bigger groups or are a company please take contact for special orders. 

  • Season spans from 1 June to1 October
  • Last from 10.00 am to 14.00.pm.
  • Price NOK 750,-p.p

Eagle safari

This is an fantastic opportunity tolook for the white tailed eagle and brown-tailed eagle. They are very present in this area because of the location with cliff mountains and a lot of fish in sea. The guide will take you to the best place for watching and photografing this majestic bird.

You will also may see other birds like the seagulls, puffin, auks cormorants. We have the big bird colony at Nord-Fugløya. The trip include warm floating suits, hot drink and a light meal.

  • Season spans from 15 April to 1 October.
  • Last from 10.00 am to 14.00 pm.
  • Price NOK 1995,-p.p.
  • max 5 persons each trip.

CLOTHING AND FOOD ON summer TOURS

All necessary clothing, warm and cold drinks, snack or lunch are included in all tours. Footwear, hat and gloves must be  provided by our guests themselves.  Clothing not included on hiking tours.

 

Equipment for rent

Our overnight guests can rent following equipment:

  • Snow shoes
  • Cross country skies and shoes
  • Ski sticks
  • Kicksledge
  • Buttracer
  • Bicycle
  • Crampons
  • Head light
  • Thermo suits