Come along with us for this unique night excursion, & try ice fishing. Leave the beaten tracks & immerse yourself in the Norwegian wilderness. We'll explore between two of the most scenic Norwegian National parks: the Hardangervidda and Hallingskarvet. As we snowshoe through the landscape, you will be amazed by the stars & unspoilt nature in one of the purest areas of the world. Listen to the snow crunch as you walk your way through the fresh snow glowing under the moonlight & the stars. Your guide will take you through the wilderness to a frozen lake or small river, where a hole in the ice will be made. Have a turn at ice fishing under the stars. Meanwhile, your guide with start a small campfire, for you to warm up around. Relax with a hot chocolate & homemade cookies while you share stories and learn about local eco-systems. Your guide will take photographs of you, which you'll receive after the tour in web-sized resolution.
Season: 1st December - 30th April
Duration: 3 - 4 hours
Group size: 2 - 7 pax
Minimum age: 8 years old (please assess your child's comfort & safety for this activity)
Meeting time: 17:00
Return: Drop off to your accommodation in Geilo.
Inclusions: Homemade biscuits & hot chocolate, fishing equipment, tripods (on request), photos of the tour in web-sized resolution.
Safety considerations: The tour involves some walking (at least 3km); the conditions may be icy, slippery, uneven, muddy, snowy, or otherwise. The temperatures may be extremely cold (sometimes below -30) please ensure you are wearing appropriate clothing.
Additional Safety Considerations relevant for winter season 2020/21:
Wandering Owl has a duty of care to protect the health and safety of our team, our guests and to do our part are responsible community members. For this reason we have implemented the following standards in all our tours. Please read them before booking, by providing payment you have confirmed that you agree and understand these standards: Planning your Aurora Holiday during COVID-19.
After booking: After you book this activity you will be sent an immediate email with a link, this link contains some important questions regarding food preferences, equipment, allergies, contact details, and other important information we need from you in order to provide the best possible service for you. We ask that you complete the questions on the link as soon as you can, please allow about 5 - 10 minutes to complete this.
ACCESSIBILITY:Asthmatic, AGE:Adult, CATEGORY:Fishing, TYPE:Activity, INTEREST:Special Interest, SUITABILITY:Family, AGE:Teenager, AGE:Senior, INTENSITY:Active, SUITABILITY:Night Time, SUITABILITY:Groups, SKILL_LEVEL:Beginner, AGE:Child, INTEREST:Cultural, INTEREST:Family