Dogsledding on wheels
5 hours including lunch
Available all year
Meet your local guide and get a dogsledding introduction before the ride
Enjoy 1.5 hours of fun on a wheeled sledge shared with three fellow explorers
Take the opportunity to be a musher and drive yourself or sit down and just enjoy the scenery
Meet and cuddle the cute husky puppies
Experience an amazing connection with your huskies in equally amazing surroundings. Your local guide will teach you to drive and lead the way. Three participants will share a sledge, with eight eager huskies in front. You’ll have the opportunity to steer or just enjoy the scenery as a passenger. After about one and a half hours of riding, you can meet the puppies and warm up with a hot drink.
Remarks/requirements: Dress casually, but warm with windproof outerwear and sensible shoes. Outer clothing and boots are available for loan, and we recommend using these to keep your own clothing and shoes clean.
Walking information: Generally flat with some uneven terrain.
Wheelchair accessible: This excursion is not suitable for passengers with wheelchairs.
Note: Safety is our highest priority, and the guide needs to be able to give directions you understand. To participate on one of our excursions, it is required that you speak and understand English, German or one of the Scandinavian languages.
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