Lofoten to Tromsø
Cruise untouched powder snow and sail along the majestic Norwegian coast from Lofoten to Tromsø.
The coastline between Lofoten and Tromsø is some of the most spectacular mountain regions of the Norwegian coast. From the beautiful islands in Lofoten to the ragged peaks in Senja and the majestic island of Kvaløya. This areas has countless opportunities for untouched snow and amazing skiing. With a 73´polar expedition sailboat as our home and transport we will have the flexibility to go wherever the snow conditions are the best.
This trip is open for individual booking and we have a capacity of 8 skiers and 2 guides. Our guides will make an itinerary customized to the groups experience and skill level. Dont miss out on this one, it will be one to remember!
S/Y SKYDANCER – 73’ Polar Expedition Sailing Boat
S/Y SkyDancer is a tailored made boat of steel for arctic sailing and sleeps up to 8 guests in high comfort cabins. Divided on 3 double bunk bed cabins and one 4-bunk cabin in the front. She has 2 large saloons. On the upper deck saloon you can enjoy the views in comfortable sofas, and there is another nice saloon down below where we have meals together, hang out, drink coffee and watch movies. There is also two guest bathrooms and one shower. The central heating throughout the Ship makes it warm, dry and comfortable on board. It also provides us with unlimited heated water for showers. To make sure we have fresh water at all times there’s a large tank together with a 300 liters pr/hour water-maker. She is equipped with all navigation aids and safety equipment for sailing in high arctic waters. The Ship has a cruising speed of 8-9 knots. Large generators ensure plenty of power for your laptop, camera etc…
Read more about the boat at S/Y SkyDancer
Area of Operation:
All tours will be planned according to where we get the best conditions for skiing. Depending on destination and current weather conditions, we will start the day with a good breakfast, organize our equipment and get ready to chase the powder. Most of the peaks are between 750-1300 m staring at the beach, and we will use approx. 6-8 hours round trip. We´ll enjoy the stunning views and the days in the mountains. When we are back down to the boat again, it’s time for dinner, chilling, fishing, sailing and planning the next day’s destination.
This trip is designed for ski and sail enthusiasts with intermediate to advanced ski level. Experience the exotic winter landscape of the Norwegian coast in a unique way.
Program – 7 days / 6 nights
Day 1: Arrival day in Lofoten. Rigging and arrangement of equipment, briefing and dinner on the boat.
Day 2-7: 6 -7 days of skiing/mountaineering and sailing.
Day 7: Departure in the afternoon/evening.
Dates 2020: 27.3-03.4
Trip Length: 7 days/ 6 nights
This trip is designed for guests with intermediate to advance skiing level.
Each guest brings private ski and avalanche gear, backpack and clothing for touring. A complete equipment list will be sent out when ordering the Ski & Sail package.
35,500 NOK pr person.
This trip has a capacity of 6 skiers and 1 guide.
Included in Price:
– UIAGM/IVBV Certified Mountain Guide
– Skipper and Chef/Deckhand
– 73 ft. high-end luxury sailing yacht and port fees
– food (breakfast, lunch, and dinner), towels, and bedding
Not Included in Price:
– entertainment/activities outside of the program
– travel insurance
– personal insurance
– transport to Lofoten and from Tromsø.