New in winter-highland?
A tour and cours in basic winter techniques
"New in winter higland" is a mix of everything. This is not a peak-trip with a lot of downhill, but a skitour for beginners.
Only for groups
Price pr person: 2500,-
- Includes course/trip
- 1 breakfast and 1 dinner
Only for groups. English speaking guide
- 3-4 February 19-20 February
- 3-4 March 17-18 March
Purpose of the trip, which is also a course, is that you will been given basic introduction in ski techniques, how to act in a DNT mountain huit, snow profiles, how to be dressed, gear, equipment and much more.
This course is perfect for those who want to have a introduction to winterskiing in Norway.
This course is two days with accommodation at tourist lodge. Participant must have ski, sticks, sliping bag and basic winter clothes.
The guide will pick you up outside the touristinformation in Stavanger city senter at 8 pm. From there, a cab will bring us til Sirdal which will be our starting point. In Sirdal we heading the mountain huit Taumevatn, who is a nice cabin. The track, eh..there is no track. The first part is very easy. We go along a road covered by snow, strait forward. After two hours there will be a little up before we enter the winterhigland. The last part is a little bit tricky between threes and crossing some frozen rivers. Very nice, I promise you.
At Sandvatn there will be a nice dinner. There is no electricity so we use gas for cocking. You may help me to bring some water from the frozen river. And of course, you are out of range for signal to your cellphone, you are in the mountain now.
On this tour, there will be lessons in ski-techniques, snow and snowprofiles, clothes and equipment, nice to have, must have, and much more. The language will be English if there are guest from others country than Norway.
Participants must bring
- Ski and sticks
- Sleeping bag and mat
Complete packing list will be sent in front of the tour.