APARTMENT ACCOMODATION - IN THE NORTHEN LIGHTS SEASON

From 21st to 28th of March 2020
Our expeditions are always led by expert IFMGA Certified Mountain Guides

Norway, land of sea and mountains. Ski mountaineering journey to discover the mountains of the North, and the Arctic Circle.

From our hut by the sea we will move by car along the fjords to reach the base of the most beautiful tours and with skis up the most interesting peaks.

The organized groups can choose different dates depending on your needs.

Travel Program

1stDay

International flight Milan-Oslo-Tromso

Leaving from Milano Malpensa, arrive in Tromso, transfer to the Hotel. Dinner and overnight.


2ndDay

Transfer Tromso - Lyngsaidet

Transfer to Lyngen Fijord and first excursion. We’ll choose where to go depending on snow condition. In the afternoon transfer to the apartment. Dinner and overnight.


3rd-7thDay

5 days ski Mountaineering through Lyngenfjord and Ullsfjord

We’ ll move with our van through the fjords: Ullsfiord , Lyngenfjord, Balsfjord the most mountainous part of the area: “Lyngen Alps”, choosing day by day a different itinerary. Six days dedicated to the research of the most beautiful ski touring itineraries. Every day a new excursion and an amazing descent.


7thDay

Afternoon - Come back to Tromso

After the last excursion we’ll go back to Tromso. Transfer to the Hotel. Dinner and overnight.


8thDay

International flight Tromso - Oslo- Milan

Transfer to the airport and come back to Italy

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CLIMATE: Temperatures are generally not very cold. The apartment is equipped with electric heating. At sea level in the morning and evening the temperature is placed around zero degrees; over 400/500 m in case of bad weather it’s possible to have low temperatures (like the Alps in the winter months).

WEATHER CONDITIONS AND SNOWPACK: Usually in the spring in these latitudes do not occur particular persistent rainfall, you can however see periodic snow or unsettled weather with poor visibility that still does not prevent to practice ski mountaineering. The snowpack is well placed almost anywhere and in case of small snowfalls covered with a powdery layer. Normally the snow cover reaches lower altitudes up to a few meters from the sea.

SKI TOURING EXCURSIONS:After 19 years of activity in these mountains we can suggest about a hundred routes; Here you can find some of the most beautiful trips: Nordfiellet (1000 m) - Lavangtinden (1278 m) - Tverrfiellet (1394 m) - Senneddafjellet (1395 m) - Jiehkkevarri (1834 m) - Balgesvarri (1279) - Storgalten (1219 m) - Stetinden (918 m) - Kjelvagtinden (1064m) - Kavringtinden (1289 m) - Rornestinden (1041 m) - Kjostindane (1250 m) - Kiostinden (1488 m) - Gillavarri (1163 m) - Daltinden (1535 m) - Imagaisi (1505 m) - Tefeltinden (1395 m) - Normannviktin (1355 m) - Khagtinden (1250 m). Thanks to the potential of the area will have the possibility to explore new routes.

The program is subject to some variation due to higher forces


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Difficulties

F / Easy

Skills required

Good ski touring experience and good physical shape are required

Duration, Participants and Deadline

Duration Min Max Deadline
8 days 6 6 30/01/2020

Equipements

High mountain clothing, Full ski touring equipment, avalanche transceiver, shovel, probe, harness, ice axe and crampons

Documents

Identity card or valid passport expiring at least 6 months after date of return

Vaccination

Obligatory vaccinations are not required

Prices

6 peopleAsk for rates to lyskamm 4000

Rate details

THE PRICE INCLUDES: Support and assistance of a certified UIAGM Mountain Guide, transfers by 8 places van for all the period, fuel, tickets for the ferry boat, Hotel in Tromso (B&B), full board for all the period with apartment accommodation in Lyngsaidet (shared rooms) and the missing technical equipment if you need.

THE PRICE DOES NOT INCLUDE: International flight Milan - Tromso A/R, air mail of skis ( Eu 50,00), meals in Tromso, injury insurance, alcoholic beverages and extra.