SAILING BOAT ACCOMODATION - IN THE NORTHERN LIGHTS SEASON

From 28th of March to the 4ht of April 2020
Our expeditions are always led by expert IFMGA Certified Mountain Guides

Norway, land of sea and mountains. To live the dual essence of this country we propose to discover the mountains of the north, beyond the Arctic Circle, reaching them from the sea, wandering from fjord to fjord on a sailing boat, to conquer every day our mountain with skis

The most fascinating season of the year. Our week will pass very quickly, skiing, fishing cods and living in a beautiful sailing boat.. A unique experience where the mountains plunge into the sea.

Travel Program

1stDay

Internation flight Milan-Oslo-Tromso

Leaving from Milano, arrive in Tromso transfer to the pier and boarding on sailing boat (15 mt).


2nd-7thDay

Sailing and ski mountaineering in the fjords

Short visit to the city. From Tromso we’ll sail to Ullsfiord and Lyngenfjord, the most mountainous part of the area called “Lyngen Alps”, the adventure has began ! We’ll start with a quite short excursion to warm up then we’ll sail to more performing itineraries. Every day a different itinerary and an amazing descent! Fishing and sailing excursion will complete the program. You will spent 8 intense days in the company of our skipper on a boat equipped with all comforts, sophisticated navigation and safety equipment. All the participants should work together to prepare meals


7thDay

Come back to Tromso

After the last trip in late afternoon, come back to Tromso


8thDay

International flight Tromso - Milan

Early in the morning transfer to the airport and come back to Milan


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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.

LIVING IN A SAILING BOAT: In addition to browsing activities sailing and fishing which are optional, requires the cooperation of everyone for food preparation and related reorganization of the boat.

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.

Thanks to the potential of the area we’ll 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 14/01/2020

Equipements

Full ski touring equipment, avalanche transceiver, shovel, probe, harness, ice axe and crampons, Full equipment list will be provided with the information sheet

Documents

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

Vaccination

Vaccinations are not required

Prices

6 peopleAsk for rates to lyskamm 4000

Rate details

THE PRICE INCLUDES: Support and assistance of a Mountain Guide UIAGM certified, , sailing boat with the assistance of a skipper, full board for the entire period (except meals in Tromso) with accommodation on the boat (shared berths with hot shower) and the missing technical equipment if you need

THE PRICE DOES NOT INCLUDE: international flight Milano – Tromso A/R, meals in Tromso, injury insurance, alcoholic beverages and extras.