Ski expeditions in Swedish Lapland
Sarek ski expedition 2017
On skis across Europe’s last ”wilderness”
Are you ready for a real adventure? To be in Sarek National Park in the winter months is a fascinating experience and a challenge to the adventurous. This tour offers beautiful scenery and exotic nature, and is physically demanding. We will be in the great outdoors for a week, and the weather conditions will decide our route from day to day. Welcome to a chilly winter interlude in Europe’s last “wilderness”
This tour is for you … that are looking for a good challenge and yearn for an awesome adventure. Sarek ski expedition is our toughest turn and it makes great demands on you as participants. You should have a decent ski habit at cross country skis, have been camping before preferably in winter, be aware of your limits both physically and mentally and you have to be able to work in groups. If you have this, we have the rest of knowledge, equipment and a security organization.
This is included in the package Local trained and experienced guide(s), transport; minibus from Jokkmokk to Ritsem, snowmobile across lake Akkajaure. Accommodation in shared cabins at Kisuris /Kutjaure1 night, Parte cabins 1 night, Asgard hostel 1 night and Saltoluokta mountain lodge1 night. 5 nights in tent, BC ski equipment, ski sleds, sleeping gear and safety equipment. All meals from dinner in Jokkmokk to breakfast at Saltoluokta mountain lodge on departure day.
Equipment: CreActive Adventure AB and Outdoor Lapland provides ski sleds, BC ski equipment, camping, cooking and safety equipment such as winter sleeping bags, madrasses, tents, gasoline stoves, thermos, GPS navigator, satellite telephone and first aid kit. You the guest must provide overnight gear such as a thin sleeping bag that you can put inside the winter sleeping bag, as well as clothing for mountain conditions (see recommendations for winter clothing). It is possible to rent equipment from us such as clothing, backpacks, etc.
Start & finish date 2017:
Sarek-Classic route: 25 mars till 2 april 2017 .
Starting point: Jokkmokk.
Finishing point: Saltoluokta mountain lodge.
No. participants: Min 6 max 10
No. days: 9 including arrival day and departure day.
Degree of difficulty: Very demanding, normal physique.
Proviso: the weather may make it necessary to alter the route.
Insurance: CreActive Adventure AB and Outdoor Lapland has provided travel guarantee security to the Swedish Legal, Financial and Administrative Services Agency and taken out liability insurance with Lansförsakringar in Norrbotten. Guests should ensure that they have valid travel insurance.
Price: SEK 17950 per person