Ski touring from a lodge in the Lofoten Islands, Norway (8 days)

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Ski tour in Norway’s spectacular Lofoten Islands from a lodge with AGAMA-certified guide Patrick on an 8-day Nordic adventure.

8 Days

Apr

Fit

Intermediate


Highlights

  • Experience the breathtaking Nordic terrain of the Lofoten Islands.
  • Capture the stunning Norwegian scenery where the sea meets mountains.
  • Benefit from a top guide leading you along the way.

Description

The picturesque Lofoten Islands of Norway are scattered just north of the Arctic Circle, sandwiched between the Vestfjord and the Norwegian Sea.

Majestic mountains and steep Nordic peaks characterise the Lofoten Islands, which are surrounded by deep blue fjords.

The wide variety of terrain offers an endless playground for skiers of all levels of ability. From the gentle slopes that seem to fall into the sea to steep channels climaxing in the highest point in the archipelago, Higravstinden, standing at 1,146 meters.

We’ll explore the area between the sea and mountains, offering incredible and unparalleled views as we ski tour from a comfortable lodge.

Our springboard lodge is located in the harbour of Henningsvaer. It offers a great contrast of being one of the oldest fishing houses in the village while containing a modern interior.

Consisting of 2 living rooms, 5 bedrooms, and 4 bathrooms, the lodge offers extreme comfort as well as possessing a sauna and wifi which is the perfect combination to recharge in style.

And the majesty of the mountains aren’t the only things on show. Experience the elaborate Norwegian cuisine each night after a tough day of skiing. Based on locally-sourced ingredients, we’ll sit back and enjoy a 3-course menu full of flavour.

Get in touch now to reserve your place on a thrilling 8-day ski touring trip from a lodge in the Lofoten Islands of Norway.

Itinerary

Day 1: Welcome

Arrival at the airport of Harstad / Narvik (Evenes) and transport to the lodge. Welcome dinner and presentation of the lodge at Henningsvaer.

Day 2: First skiing day

Review of material and safety techniques. First day of mountain skiing.

Day 3 to 7: Skiing

Every day we will carry out different ascents. Here is a list of classic peaks to go through: Blåtinden (621 m), Varden (700 m), Sydasfjellet (736 m), Rundfjellet (803m), Breitinden (672 m), Torskmanen (744), Sautinden (596m). Depending on the physical aptitudes, techniques and weather conditions, it is possible to group several peaks, crossings, circulars, etc. We adapt to your requirements.

Day 8: Return

Transportation from the lodge to the airport of Harstad / Narvik (Evenes).

 

Details

Meeting point

The airport of Harstad/Narvik, Evenes.

Photos


About the guide

High Mountain Sports technician (certification from La Pobla de Segur IES) and member of AGAMA (Andorra Mountain Guides Association).

I have been a mountain guide since 2004. I started out as a mountain leader and now I am a mountain guide.
I love the mountain in general, but what I prefer is climbing. I have traveled to many countries around the world to climb: Morocco, Jordan, United States and Greece.
With customers, I really like mountain skiing, climbing peaks and skiing in good snow!
I hope to share the mountain with you, convey my passion and have fun with your company!


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Prices per person

Group of 4

EUR 3031 Each

Group of 5

EUR 2851 Each

Group of 6

EUR 2506 Each

Want a different number of travellers?

Price includes

- Guiding fee

- Accommodation included

- Transportation start and back

- Transport during the trip

- Breakfast

- Lunch

- Dinner




 

 

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