Snowshoeing

Experience an amazing landscape with great mountains, deep fjords and mystical forests all covered in deep snow.

The area around Valldal is a paradise for snowshoeing. We will bring you close to nature and let you experience the quietness winter has to offer.

Price

From NOK 750,- per person

Age

10 years and up

Season

February – June

Duration

3-5 hours

Explore the frozen landscape

At our guided tours, we will bring you close to nature and into the quietness of the winter landscape. You will experience the spectacular landscape with great mountains, deep fjords and mystical forests.

At our doorstep, you will find Reinheimen Nationalpark, Geiranger- and Herdalen landscape preservation area, multiple nature reserves and a UNESCO world heritage fjord, Tafjord. A unique area worth visit. With multiple options both day and night, we will gladly offer you an tailored tour.

Welcome to Valldal and your next winter adventure!

Snowshoeing tour with fjord view and quietness – 3 hours

NOK 750,- pr. person (group pricing available – see pricelist)

Join us outside experiencing the frozen landscape with fjord and mountain views. We will hike through traditional Norwegian farm land and wild nature, with multiple viewpoints with spectacular view. You will experience high mountains and deep fjords, and if we are lucky with weather and your physical shape is good, we will visit an old mountain farm.

The perfect tour if you want to experience a frozen fjord landscape. The tour adjusted to the group’s physical shape and motivation. Lunch not included.

Snowshoeing tour and campfire course – 4 hours

NOK 890,- pr. person (group pricing available – see pricelist)

This is the snowshoeing tour. We hike through forest until we find a suitable place to light up a campfire. Along the way we may see traces of wild animals or we are fortunate that we are seeing a deer run past. We will teach you where to find the best firewood, how to make an fire and what is the best fire. With a good campfire everything is set for both coziness and good food, which we also prepare at the fire.

You will at this tour experience traditional Norwegian “Friluftsliv” (outdoor life), which isn`t physical demanding but gives great nature experiences. Lunch is included.

Both tours can be done at night with a headlamp and hunting the northern lights.

Snowshoeing – how is it?

Snowshoeing is a perfect activity to explore the frozen landscape. It doesn’t demand a perfect balance like skiing or physical shape as athlete. It`s almost as easy as walking. The snowshoes will keep you floating on top of deep snow, just like an elf, and gives excellent grip on icy conditons. It therefore a perfect activity for families, couples and individuals who wish to explore the winter wonderland of fjord Norway.

Bring

Waterproof and warm winter clothing, wool underwear, mid-layer – fleece or wool. Waterproof and warm shoes, wool socks, hat and gloves/mitten. Backpack – 10-20L, a small snack and a bottle of water. Camera

Included

Guide service, snowshoes and poles, safety equipment. Lunch is possible to order in advance.