Foto: Beito Husky
Dog sledding adventure from Oslo
Experience dog sledding tour from Oslo close to the impressive mountain range of the Jotunheimen National Park. Meet our gorgeous huskies at our husky farm and learn to steer your own team of eager huskies through a snowy winter-wonderland together with our professional guides.
Our comfortable busses will bring you safe from Oslo to Beitostølen and back – a comprehensive winter experience that you will remember for a long time.
- Dogsledding close to Jotunheimen National Park
- Comfortable bus ride from Oslo to Beitostølen
Bus from Oslo/return
Warm overall and thermos boots
Season & Prices 2024
From November – May
- Monday – Friday
- On Saturdays and Sundays you need to add a night at Beitostølen
Adult: NOK 3.250
Children under 13 years:
Dec 23. – Jan 7. &
Feb 18.-25. &
March 23.-april 1.
+ NOK 100
You are welcome to add a night at Beitostølen in a wilderness cabin or at the Radisson Blue Mountain Resort. We offer as well other activities you can do the other day to extend your stay to a two-day experience. Please contact us for advice.
Early in the morning (8.30am) you will leave Oslo with our comfortable bus.
On this 4-hours bus tour from Oslo to Beitostølen you will pass through the valley of Begnadalen and the beautiful region of Valdres, before arriving Beitostølen skiing resort. Outside the window you will probably be able to see frozen lakes, waterfalls, and a perfectly white landscape colored by traditional Norwegian lodge houses.
When you arrive in Beitostølen the guide will pick you up and drive with you to the husky farm where dozens of huskies are awaiting you. You will get to know the dogs and how to manage, lead and steer the sledge and your team of husky’s. Once you get the hang of it, there will be a 12-16 km dog sledding tour where you can put your skills into practice together with your guide. The dog sledding tour is about 2,5 hours and you will have plenty of time to enjoy the experience and scenery in the fantastic winter landscape with Jotunheimen mountain peaks in the background.
Normally two people will share a sled, one steering and one sitting on the sledge, changing positions along the trail. Small children can sit together with an adult. If you don’t wish to steer the huskies, just let us know in advance so we can plan ahead.
Back at the husky farm the guides will serve you a hot wilderness meal around a campfire before you need to say goodbye to your four-legged friends to catch the bus back to Oslo where you will arrive approximately at 10pm
All the necessary equipment is included like a warm overall and thermos boot.
As for all winter activities, it´s important to dress appropriately to match the Norwegian winter weather conditions. You will receive a packing list from us with the booking.
Previous experience not needed for joining this dogsledding tour. To be able to steer your own sledge, all you need is an average physical condition and good balance.
This is an instructive hands-on experience that requires the disposition to learn something new.
Children are welcome to join this tour, accompanied by an adult. Children under 14 years old will be normally sitting on the sledge.
Contact us in forehand before booking children under 6.
Pregnant women cannot participate on any dogsledding experience.
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