Activities & Overnight for The Active Ones

Package with evening snowmobiling, overnight stay and daytime dog sledding

Feeling active and keen to experience authentic Northern Norwegian winter adventures? Our “The Active One” overnight package enables you to combine lots of action in the Arctic wilderness with an overnight stay in rustic accommodation at our wilderness centre Camp Tamok, a 75-minute scenic drive from downtown Tromso in Northern Norway.

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On this exciting overnight tour, we have selected activities that will keep you active and involved. We start with snowmobiling on the first evening and, after spending the night in a Sami tent, you can “mush” a dog team between snow-covered mountains. This adventure will require some physical effort, so it is an ideal choice if you feel energetic and ready to participate. 

This package allows you to experience the unique late evening atmosphere at Camp Tamok. Our guides and hosts will ensure you feel comfortable and welcome and, if you are lucky, you will experience the Northern Lights in the wilderness.

Highlights: scenic transfers, snowmobiling, dog sledding, overnight stay in Sami tent and hot meals

Day 1

Upon arrival at Camp Tamok, we dress in warm winter gear and begin the adventure with thorough safety instructions and a practical demonstration. It is then time to follow our 11 km snowmobile ice fishing track that leads you between the snow-covered mountains up to a frozen lake. Lake Finn marks the halfway point of our snowmobiling adventure and is a good place to take photos, play in the snow, drive faster and try some ice fishing, if time and weather conditions permit. You will drive in pairs with one driver and one passenger per snowmobile and plenty of opportunities to switch places during the two-hour snowmobiling adventure.

After driving back down the trail and parking the snowmobiles, we will serve you a hot meal in a traditional North Norwegian setting around the open fire in a reindeer herder’s tent. This is a great place to relax before heading to your accommodation in the Sami Tent. You will sleep in a winter sleeping bag on top of several reindeer skins. Please note that the sleeping lavvu has a combined capacity of 12 guests, but each guest is allocated their own sleeping berth. We do not recommend this option for children under the age of 12 years, due to the low temperatures that can be experienced overnight.

Our experienced guides will take care of you, so you feel safe and comfortable at all times.

Day 2

After waking up, enjoying scenic views of the wilderness and eating breakfast, your guide will provide safety instructions and a practical demonstration of how to mush your husky team. Two people share each sled and dog team. One is the “musher” (driver) and the other can sit back and enjoy the ride. You can switch places midway or at any time during the 10 km dog sledding trail. Depending on snow conditions, we will spend approx. 1 hr 30 min to complete the trail. 

After the dog sledding adventure, we will serve you a hot meal in a traditional North Norwegian setting around the open fire. You can relax, warm up and reflect on an adventurous time before heading back to Tromso. 

SEASON

1 December – 28 March

MEETING PLACE

Tromso Scandic Ishavshotel | Bus Parking place by the quayside

DEPARTURE

Daytime 17:00 – Return 16:00 The Day After

SCENIC TRANSFER

75 minutes each way 

DURATION OF ACTIVITY

20 hr (Preparations, activities, accommodation, meals & rest and relaxation)

INCLUDED

Transfers, English-speaking guide, all necessary equipment, winter clothing and towels, hot meals and hot drinks

PRICE

NOK 4,985 per. person
Children 12-15 years: 50% discount)

(Full Price NOK 5,185)