Husky Northern Lights Tour
Embark on an unforgettable dog sledding adventure through the enchanting Reisa Valley, and witness the mesmerizing dance of the Northern Lights in the Arctic sky. Join us for an evening of excitement, wonder, and the unparalleled beauty of nature.
About the tour
Our Husky Northern Lights Tour will take you on an exhilarating dog sledding journey through the pristine wilderness of Reisadalen. Experience the thrill of gliding through the snow-laden landscape, illuminated only by your headlamp and the shimmering colors of the Aurora Borealis. Not only will you witness the breathtaking beauty of our pristine environment, but you'll also have the unique opportunity to take the reins and drive your very own team of spirited huskies. Under the expert guidance of our experienced mushers, you'll learn the art of dog sledding, harnessing the power of these incredible animals as you glide through the snowy wonderland. Feel the exhilaration of leading your own pack and forging a bond with these loyal companions, as you embark on a journey that will stay with you long after your adventure comes to an end.
Our expert guides will lead you on a thrilling quest to discover the secrets of the Northern Lights. With their extensive knowledge of the region and the science behind this natural phenomenon, they will take you to prime viewing locations and share fascinating insights into the captivating dance of colors across the night sky.
Experience the Magic of the Arctic Night
Our Northern Lights Tour is about more than just witnessing the Aurora Borealis. It's an opportunity to immerse yourself in the serene beauty of the Arctic landscape at night. Enjoy a warm beverage by a crackling fire as you gaze at the stars above and listen to the sounds of nature, creating an ambiance of tranquility and wonder.
Riverland Huskies prides itself on offering an inclusive and accessible dog sledding adventure, specifically designed with beginners and families in mind. Our experienced guides provide comprehensive instruction and support, ensuring that even first-time sledders can relish in the exhilarating joy of leading their own team of huskies through the stunning winter landscapes.
However, it is essential to review our notes and restrictions before booking your adventure. Certain health conditions and physical limitations might make participation in the tour unsuitable.
Notes & Restrictions
Please be aware of the following requirements for this tour:
- Participants must be in good physical condition to fully enjoy and safely engage in the dog sledding experience.
- To drive a sled independently, guests must be at least 15 years old.
- A minimum age of 6 years is required for passengers accompanying the sled drivers.
Please be advised that for the safety and well-being of our guests, the Riverland Huskies tour may not be appropriate for individuals with certain health conditions or physical limitations. The tour is not recommended for:
- Pregnant women
- Individuals experiencing back issues
- Persons with mobility implants
- Those with heart conditions
- Participants weighing over 260 lbs (118 kg)
Upon arrival at Riverland Husky, you will be greeted by our knowledgeable tour guides who are eager to make your experience unforgettable. They will escort you to your designated changing area and assist you in preparing for the expedition.
Our team will provide comprehensive instruction on operating the sled safely, stopping, and communicating with the huskies. Each sled accommodates two passengers - one seated and one driving - pulled by a team of 4-6 spirited dogs.
Everyone will get an opportunity to ride the sled through Reisafjord's amazing natural landscape.
During the tour, we will pause at our cozy cabin to indulge in delicious traditional Norwegian cuisine and steaming hot beverages by the campfire. Vegetarian options are also available. The camp features a heated cabin and an outdoor toilet for your convenience.
You'll have a spectacular view of the surrounding mountains and ample time to ask questions, interact with the huskies, and create lasting memories.
As your expedition comes to an end, you will return to Riverland Husky basecamp with a newfound appreciation for the Arctic's natural beauty and the extraordinary capabilities of our husky companions. The memories and friendships forged during this experience will stay with you long after the snow has melted.
Dressing for Your Arctic Adventure - What to wear?
The Nordic winter can be quite chilly, so please remember to bring warm winter clothing to ensure your comfort throughout the expedition!
We recommend bringing:
- Wool thermals
- Wool socks
- Fleece sweater
We will provide:
- Headlight (for dark season: November–February)
What time to show up
Please show up at least 15 minutes before your tour so that we have enough time to help you get ready.
Evening Tour: 19:00 - 22:00
Questions? We're Here to Help!
At Riverland Huksy, we understand that you may have questions or need further information before embarking on your Arctic adventure. We're always here to assist you and provide the answers you seek.
Please don't hesitate to reach out to our friendly and knowledgeable team. Whether you have questions about the tours, travel, clothing recommendations, or anything else related to your upcoming journey, we are more than happy to help.
You can contact us via email or phone. Our dedicated staff will promptly respond to your inquiry, ensuring that you have all the information you need to make your Arctic expedition a truly unforgettable experience.
Phone number: +47 924 98 845
Address: Reisadalen 1126, Storslett
Please note that you will need to provide your own transport to Riverland Husky as we don’t provide a pick-up service.
Book Your Nothern Lights Tour
If you're eager to witness the mesmerizing display of our Northern Lights tour, we're excited to share this breathtaking experience with you. To reserve your place under the dancing auroras, please contact us directly. You can reach out via email or phone.
We look forward to hearing from you and welcoming you on a magical journey with Riverland Husky.