This program runs every week. To join activities, please contact the reception at 0047 61284000 or booking@spidsbergseter.no

Guests that do not stay at our hotel can also join the activities.

(This is the 2016 program – program for  winter 17/18 in progress)

Mondays

Guided XC-ski tour

Time: 11.00-14.00 (If fully booked a second tour will be arranged 14.30-17.30)

Price per person: 450NOK

XC-ski package for rent (skis, poles and boots): 290NOK for 1 day, 75NOK for each extra day

Minimum participants: 4. If fewer participants than 4 there will be a 2 hour tour with the minimum price of 900NOK (1 person = 900NOK, 2 persons = 450NOK per person, 3 persons = 350NOK per person).

Maximum participants: 8

Information: We will go for a tour in a relaxed pace and the tour will be put together to fit with the daily weather and the capacity of the group. In case of transportation to the startpoint this is included in the price. Guests need to bring their own lunchpack/thermos and one should have basic XC-ski skills.

For beginners we recommend to book a 90 minutes ski lesson with an instructor. For more information please contact the reception.

Meeting point: We meet outside the reception

Sign up: In the reception minimum 1 hour before the tour starts = 09.00 the same day

 

Tuesdays

The Aquavitbarn:

Time: 15.00-16.00

Price per person: Entrance is free of charge. All drinks are extra and will be posted on your room.

Minimum:

Maximum: 40 persons

Information: We tell the story about Spidsbergseter and also give a small introduction to Aquavit. The barn is from 1850 and has its very own atmosphere. Information will be given in English.

Meeting point: In the Reception

Sign up: In the reception minimum 1 hour before the tour starts = 14.00 the same day

 

QUIZ:

Time: 17.30-18.30

Price per person: Free of charge

Information: We lit the fire in the fireplace in the old lodges, and we have prepared warm black-current juice for you to enjoy. There is no quiz-master at this activity; you are doing it on your own.  Return the finished quiz in the reception and the winner will be announced in the dining room at 19.30 and receive a small gift.

Meeting point: In the old lodges with the fire place, ask in the reception for the way if you are in doubt.

Sign up: No need to sign up for this one

 

Wednesdays

Guided snowshoe tour

Time: 11.00-14.00. (If fully booked a second tour will be arranged 14.30-17.30)

Price per person: 450NOK

Snowshoes and poles for rent: 225NOK for 1 day, 50NOK for each extra day

Minimum participants: 4. If fewer participants than 4 there will be a 2 hour tour with the minimum price of 900NOK (1 person = 900NOK, 2 persons = 450NOK per person, 3 persons = 350NOK per person).

Maximum participants: 8

Information: We will go for a tour in a nice pace to a peak with beautiful view or another nice spot. In case of transportation to the start point this is included in the price. Guests need to bring their own lunchpack/thermos. There is no need of any knowledge of snowshoeing from before to participate.

Meeting point: We meet in the ski stable (rent snowshoes and poles  before 11.00!)

Sign up: In the reception minimum 1 hour before the tour starts = 10.00 the same day

 

Thursdays

Dog sledding! A “must” do in a beautiful winter landscape

Time: 11.30 (If fully booked there will also be a tour at 12.00)

Price per person: 380NOK per adult, 270NOK per child 0-12 years old

Minimum participants: 4. If fewer participants than 4 there will still be possible to go through with the activity but with a minimum price of 1500NOK. Then it will also be possible to book the 1 hour tour which costs 690NOK per person if minimum 3 persons (1500NOK if 2 or less).

Maximum participants: 7 (some more if there are children participating)

Information: The original tour is a 30 minutes loop where the guests will be placed 2 and 2 on each sled (also possible to be only 1 person on a sled if you are up for driving all way by yourself). One person will drive and the other will sit inside the sled. It will be possible to change who his driving half way if desired. When the tour is fully booked with 7 guests, 1 of the guests will be sitting in the sled of the guide.

We don’t rent equipment for this activity, warm gloves, a warm hat, warm shoes and good winter clothes is to recommend for this activity. Ski googles might also be nice to have.

There is no need of any knowledge of dogsledding from before to participate.

Meeting point: We meet outside the reception for a short introduction before we meet the dogs

Sign up: In the reception, no later than 19.00 the day before the activity.

 

Fridays – Arrival/departure day means no organized activities

Activities may be booked on request, depending on availability.  Please contact the reception.

 

Saturdays

Mountain Curling Tournament:

Time: 15.00-16.00

Price per person: 200NOK per adult, 120NOK per child 0-12 years old

Minimum participants: 4 (there is no fun if fewer participants)

Maximum participants: –

Information: Mountain Curling is a sport that is inspired by the Austrian “Eisstockschiessen”. The course is outdoors by the Tipi on the backside of the hotel. It could be done by everyone and is a really fun game. It is led by a person from the hotel and you are divided into teams that are competing in “best of 5 rounds”. There is a gift for the winning team!

Meeting point: We meet outside the reception

Sign up: In the reception minimum 2 hours before the activity starts = 14.00 the same day

 

Horse sled ride:

Time: 20.15 – 21.30

Price per person: 300NOK

Minimum participants: 4. If fewer participants than 4 there will still be possible to go through with the activity with a minimum price of 1200NOK.

Maximum participants:  6 (some more if there are children participating)

Information: The sled ride starts 3 km from the hotel and you will get picked up and returned by the activity company, this is included in the price. There will be a round tour with a short break for something warm to drink in a cozy tipi. There will be torches in the sleds, a very nice and relaxing experience.

Meeting point: We meet outside the reception

Sign up: In the reception, no later than 19.00 the day before the activity

 

Sundays – Arrival/departure day means no organized activities

Activities may be booked on request, depending on availability. Please contact the reception.

 

Monday- Sunday

Ski Rental and Waxing of your XC-skis

Time: 08.30-10.00

Price: waxing 150NOK per pair of skis

Information: For those of you having our wax-free Salomon rental skis there are no need of waxing during the whole week. For those of you that want to wax the skis yourself there is an updated waxing recommendation every day in the reception and you will find waxes to purchase in the sport shop by the reception. There are waxing facilities in the ski stable. We rent skis, skiboots, poles, snowshoes and sledges. For alpine rental equipment, please contact the skisenter.

Ski deliver for waxing: In the reception the day before you want them waxed or in the ski stable at 08.30 the same day. The skis are handed out again in the ski stable, at 10.00 the latest.

 

Spidsbergseter alpine slopes

Time: Saturdays at 11.00-16.00 from the last weekend of January if there is enough snow. Open every day week 8 and during Easter. Opening also depends on the weather conditions.  The slope may be booked for groups (minimum 25 persons) on request. There are skis and snowboards for rent at the alpine slope.

Price: 1 day ski pass adult 280NOK, children 230NOK. For more information, please contact the reception.

Information: There will be a set course every Saturday that you are welcome to try out on your own. Instruction on alpine skis or snowboard may be booked on request.

60 minutes private lesson: 495NOK Extra person: 200NOK per person

90 minutes private lesson: 695NOK Extra person: 300NOK per person

 

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