1-week Ski touring around Lofoten, Norway

Spend an unforgettable week in the wonderful ski routes of Lofoten, Norway with Iraitz, an AEGM-certified mountain guide.

 
 

Details

 

Trip Duration

7 days

Mountain Range

Lyngen Alps

People per Guide

Trip Level

Intermediate

Offer Period

Jan, Feb, Mar, Dec

Type of Trip

Private

Highlights

 
  • Discover the incredible vertical routes Norway has to offer.

  • Enjoy the stunning Norwegian views.

  • Improve your skiing skills in a unique corner of the world.

 

Skiing in Norway is something that anyone who loves skiing should do at least once! With incredible snow and outstanding views, this country is perfect for this winter activity. On this occasion, I invite you to join me for a  ski touring week in Lofoten.

Lofoten is an archipelago of islands in the western coast of Norway that covers 1,226 square kilometers. Its most important islands are Moskenesoya, Flakstadoya, Vestvagoya, Gimsoya and Austvagoya. It is a famous spot for activities such as fishing, skiing, climbing, watching the Northern Lights and much more!

For this adventure, I’ll take you skiing to the exciting vertical routes that abound in Lofoten. The mountains and snow are as impressive as those in the famous European Alps.

The weather in the northern region of the country is not as cold as countries in the same latitude as Greenland or Alaska, but it can be chilly year-round. Therefore, make sure to review the list of equipment detailed below. If you don’t have everything, we can help you rent whatever you are missing.

Are you ready for an exciting skiing adventure in Norway? Then send your message and let me organize an unforgettable week for you!

This trip must be booked at least one month prior to the requested departure date.

If you are looking for more trips in Norway, follow me to the Lyngen Alps or Senja!

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    Next departures

    For private groups contact the guide
     
    Next datesInfo
    01/03/2020 to 08/03/2020
    08/03/2020 to 15/03/2020
    15/03/2020 to 22/03/2020
    22/03/2020 to 29/03/2020
    29/03/2020 to 05/04/2020
    05/04/2020 to 12/04/2020
    12/04/2020 to 19/04/2020
    19/04/2020 to 26/04/2020
    26/04/2020 to 03/05/2020
     
     

    Other details

     
    Skill level required

    Intermediate

    Fitness level required

    Fit

    More info

    Make sure to bring:

    -30-40 liter backpack with ski-holder tapes

    -Mountain ski equipment (skis, boots, skins, blades, canes)

    -Safety material: ARVA (with spare batteries), shovel and probe

    -Crampons and ice axe

    -Helmet

    -Harness, anchor line and two safety carabiners

    -Ski pants

    -Thermal shirt

    -Polar fleece or similar

    -Warm jacket

    -Protection for the neck

    -Thick gloves and hat for the cold

    -Cap for the sun and sunglasses

    -First aid kit and personal toiletry

    -Sun cream and lip protection.

     

    About the Guide

     
     

    I'm an AEGM-certified mountain guide from Spain.

    My work and my passion for the mountains have taken me all over the world.

    I spent 8 years leaving in my van as a ski bum in La Grave, in the French Alps, enjoying the steep skiing there.

    I also spent 5 years guiding ski touring, alpine climbing and rock climbing in Norway (Lofoten, Senja, Lyngen Alps, Kvaløya, Stetind), where you can feel the power of nature like in very few other places on Earth!

    But it was in the Spanish Pyrennes, my own backyard, where I grew as a mountainer and skier. Here, you can enjoy some tapas and a good wine after a crazy heliski day!

    You are very welcome to contact me to enjoy an amazing trip or adventure in the mountains!

     
     

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