IMPORTANT: WE ARE NOT SITUATED IN SLETTÅS ANYMORE. WE RECENTLY MOVED TO TUFSINGDALEN, ABOUT 2 HOURS DRIVE FROM TRYSIL. YOU ARE WELCOME TO VISIT US THERE!
The Adventure Holiday is a complete introduction to the sled dog sport. You will be involved in all daily activities and after a few days, you start to understand the routine and get more responsibilities. You will bond with the dogs, learn their names and get familiar with the different personalities. You get to know Stein Håvard Fjestad and learn about his undeniable love for mushing and long-distance racing. He has some fascinating stories to tell. The week will be highlighted with sled dog training on different kinds of terrain. Experience the thrill of driving your own dog team trough breathtaking landscapes. This is the ultimate opportunity to get to know the sled dog sport, the athletes and their caretakers. A memorable adventure!
Good, warm clothing are an essential part of the expedition on the sled. Temperatures can be low and standing still while driving the sled for hours can be chilly if the clothing is not appropriate. Please read the following list carefully, this is what you need to wear:
- Wool / synthetic next-to-skin base layer
- Wool or fleece layer
- Warm heat
- Thin gloves
- Woolen mittens
- 2 pairs of wool socks
- Snow boots
- Snow pants
- A warm coat
- Headlamp and batteries
The cabin: Our cozy cabin is just a stone-throw away from the dog yard and provides all the comforts you need: a spacious bathroom, fully equipped kitchen, two attic bedrooms, a wood stove and a few corners to relax.
NOK 18.000 p.p
Total duration: 7 days
Maximum: 2 persons
Includes: 6x breakfast, 7x lunch, drinks and snacks, 7x dinner, multiple sled dog expeditions throughout the week, English/Norwegian/Dutch/German speaking guides, six nights in private cabin, transfer from and to Trysil.