Abisko Mountain Sledding Camp

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  • Duration 4 days
  • Distance 300-400 km
  • Suitable for Adults
  • Physical grading Advanced

While starting the trip from Rovaniemi, we will be spending the days in the amazing Abisko mountain valleys in Sweden, learning uphill riding, side hill riding, one-ski turns and jumps with brand new deep snow sport snowmobiles (600 cc). Daily trips in the mountains take about 100-150 km per day.

For all the activities including snowmobiling we ask you to take your driving licenses with you. Also copy and photos are suitable.

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Guaranteed departures

31.03.-03.04.2017 (Friday-Monday)

Private groups - all dates on request

Price

2255 € per person

Minimum 2 people traveling together

Including

  • All transfers and activities mentioned in the program
  • 3 nights in cosy Abisko Mountain Lodge, twin rooms
  • Breakfasts and lunches included, a la carte dinners as extra on the spot
  • Avalanche rescue training
  • Mountain Driving Academy
  • Driving equipment, thermal outer-clothing, boots and avalanche security kit
  • Professional guiding in English

Not including

  • International flights to Rovaniemi or Kiruna Airports
  • Optional stay before and after the tour
  • Travel insurance

Arrival/departure airport

  • Rovaniemi (Finland) or Kiruna (Sweden)

Travel program Click to openClick to close

Day 1

  • Morning pick-up from your hotel /airport / train station in Rovaniemi.
  • Bus transfer to Abisko in Sweden.
  • On the way we pick up participants arriving to Kiruna Airport or Kiruna hotels, if any.
  • Lunch stop.
  • Afternoon arrival to Abisko Mountain Lodge, check in twin rooms.
  • Short departure by snowmobiles if the weather permits.
  • Relaxing evening in the sauna.
  • Dinner (not included, different menu options in the restaurant).
  • Overnight.

Day 2

  • Breakfast in the Lodge
  • Avalanche rescue course: what to do in case of an avalanche.
  • Mountain Academy: practical skills for driving the snowmobile in difficult conditions.
  • Lunch in the small Fjellstation up in the mountains.
  • The riding continues.
  • Return in the afternoon to the Lodge.
  • Relaxation in the sauna.
  • Dinner (not included, different menu options in the restaurant).
  • Overnight.

Day 3

  • Breakfast in the lodge.
  • Snowmobiling in the mountains according to the weather. We continue concurring wide valleys up in the mountains, full of deep powder snow. Amazing riding options and the best surface to learn the techniques for advanced snowmobiling.
  • Lunch on the way.
  • The snowmobiling continues in a different landscapes.
  • Return in the afternoon return to the Lodge.
  • Relaxing evening in the sauna.
  • Dinner (not included, different menu options in the restaurant).
  • Overnight.

Day 4

  • Breakfast in the lodge.
  • Optional additional snowmobiling for few hours depending of the weather.
  • Lunch.
  • Transfer back to Rovaniemi via Kiruna, end of safari.
  • You will be rewarded with the Great Adventure Certificates.
  • Transfer to your hotel / airport / train station.

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  • Group size is maximum 8 people plus guide.
  • You will get high quality thermal outdoor outfits and boots for the snow mobile safari. We will ask for your sizes before hand and the outfits will be waiting you on spot. There is no personal outdoor equipment required, but functional long sport underwear and warm layer beneath your jacket is recommended for your own comfort.
  • You will take part of the Mountain Academy where we will teach you practical skills for mountain sledding and deep snow driving, jumps, turns and one ski driving. Location of driving will be decided in each morning according to the weather conditions.
  • Accommodation in cosy Abisko Mountain Lodge offers twin rooms with private bathroom and toilet, but rooms are rather small. Single supplement on request.
  • All meals except dinner are included to the program. Mountain Lodge is offering a la carte gourmet dinners with excellent quality of food, gas station-supermarket is also located nearby.
  • Deductibles in case of snowmobile damage 900€

The operator reserves the right to make alterations to the programs, price, duration or form of transportation without prior warning. This also concerns changes in programs as a result of weather conditions.