WILDERNESS INTRO (summer/fall):

Pick-up at NORRSKEN LODGE 10.00h

Transfer to the forest 40 min, Hiking

Storytelling; nature and culture, animals, tracks, eatable plants

Maybe we’ll see some wild animals, Photos

Make a fire, Lunch / FIKA over the fire, for example; reindeer meat in pita bread with vegetables and lingonberri tzatsiki/coffee and tea/homemade bun

Transfer 40 min, Drop-off at NORRSKEN LODGE around 16.00

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Important information to the guests:

- Warm winter clothes included

- We’ll be out in the forest

- Security plan exists

- Transfer included

- Food included (please contact us if you have any allergy or need special food)

 

WILDERNESS INTRO (winter):

Pick-up at NORRSKEN LODGE 10.00

Transfer to the forest, Snowshoeing

Storytelling; nature and culture, animals, tracks, eatable plants

Maybe we’ll see some wild animals, Photos

Make a fire, Lunch / FIKA over the fire, for example; reindeer meat in pita bread with vegetables and lingonberry tzatsiki/coffee and tea/homemade bun

Transfer back, Drop-off at NORRSKEN LODGE 16.00/17.00

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Important information to the guests:

- Good outdoor clothes and shoes are needed

- We’ll be out in the forest

- No cellular network

- Security plan exists*

- Transfer included

- Accommodation in wilderness cabin included (no electricity or running water)

- Food included (please contact us if you have any allergy or need special food)

 

WILDERNESS WEEKEND (summer/fall):

Day 1)

Pick-up at NORRSKEN LODGE 10.00, Transfer to the forest 40 min, Hiking

Orienteering by the aid of nature, Maybe we’ll see some wild animals, Photos

How to make a fire, Lunch over the fire

Storytelling; nature and culture, animals, tracks, eatable plants

Fishing in lake, Heat up cabin (if needed)

How to cook over the fire, Dinner over the fire, Lappish delicacies

Sauna ritual

Hunting Midnight Sun (summer) / Hunting northern lights (late fall)

Build a shelter and sleep under bare sky (optional)

 

Day 2) 

Breakfast

Kayaking at the lake, Hiking

Orienteering by the aid of nature, Maybe we’ll see some wild animals, Photos

Pick berries/eatable plants and cook it, Lunch over the fire

Storytelling; nature and culture, animals, tracks, eatable plants

Smaller activities; teambuilding/quiz walk/competitions/make your own grill stick/make fire wood/fish

Heat up cabin (if needed), Make dinner over the fire

Sauna

Hunting Midnight Sun (summer) / Hunting northern lights (late fall)

Build a shelter and sleep under bare sky (optional)

 

Day 3)

Breakfast

Clean the cabin, Transfer 40 min to the village

Back at NORRSKEN LODGE 11.00

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And a winter tour could look like this:

Important information to the guests:

- Snowmobile and fuel included

- Warm arctic clothes included

- Snowshoes included

- We’ll be out in the forest

- No cellular network

- Security plan exist

- Accommodation in wilderness cabin included (no electricity or running water)

- Food included (please contact us if you have any allergy or need special food)

 

WILDERNESS WEEKEND (winter):

Day 1)

Start at NORRSKEN LODGE 09.00

Information about the tour, the cold, how to dress

Get dressed, safety instructions and packing the snowmobiles

Driving snowmobile out from village and into the forest (35-40 km)

Lunch stop during the way

Look after wild animal and animal tracks

Storytelling; nature and culture

Arrival wilderness cabin, heat up cabin and sauna

Shuffle snow

Make dinner over open fire

Sauna ritual

Hunt Northern Lights, storytelling

 

Day 2) 

 

Breakfast

Make fire wood, keep the cabin warm

Snowmobiling and ice fishing in different lakes nearby

Heat up sauna

Try snowshoeing or skiing/play in the snow/build igloo

3-course dinner over fire with Lappish delicacies

Sauna

Hunt northern lights, storytelling

 

Day 3)

 

Breakfast

Clean the cabin and pack the snowmobiles

Driving snowmobile back to the village 

Lunch during the way

Arriving at NORRSKEN LODGE around 15.00

Arctic Wilderness Tour to Honkonojärvi