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Get to know Tromso Wilderness Center
Tromsø Villmarkssenter started out as a home for dogs in 1988, since then their passion for dogs and life in nature has taken them on an exhilarating journey.
Tove Sørensen has over 20 years of experience with dog sledding and has competed 15 times in Europe’s longest dog sledding race – Finnmarksløpet. In 2006 she participated in the world's longest dog sled race in Alaska, the Iditarod.
Tromsø Villmarksenter is one of the biggest adventure companies in Norway and is located on Kvaløya (the whale island) 25 minutes from Tromsø. They have 200 Alaskan huskies and offer dog sledding trips and northern lights safaris, lasting from 4 hours to 5 days, in the winter (Nov 1st – April 30th).
In the summer (May 1st – Oct 31st) they focus on the magnificent midnight sun with kayaking, mountain hikes, glacier hikes, and excursions with their huskies. Their main focus is to offer an authentic wildlife experience for everyone. Individuals, courses, and conferences, locals, incentives, and events or groups, everybody is welcome!
Dog sledding and northern lights chase are their main activities in the winter.
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Super nice, explained everything. So caring.
He was a kiwi, whats not to like about him. Chris was great.
Der Musher war eine Profifahrerin, die uns viele Informationen geben und von ihrer Erfahrung erzählen konnte.
Les organisateurs sont accueillants et humains.
Great trip on a very scenic route; the tour guides were knowledge and approachable. The dogs were friendly and playful and the fish soup afterwards was fantastic.
Our guide (Quentin) was really well prepared and really friendly! Definitely made the experience unique and really fun.
Marvin was a great instructor
Chris était très accueillant, agréable et souriant ! Ses explications étaient très intéressantes.
As a bonus we had nice meal after activity
Lovely and knowledgeable!
As mentioned above, our musher was excellent
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Excellent, it was really well organised and all the guides and mushers spoke with genuine passion and love for the animals and their work. This is a really special place.
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Charlotte was so friendly and really looks like she enjoys her job!
L'instructeur était très agréable et le musher était Français ce qui nous a beaucoup facilité la vie.
You can see how the staff cared about the dogs straight away, the dogs just love them. They look well fed and energetic
Peter was our guide, great presenter!!
He teached us to enjoy at 100% this experiencie
All the crew were very helpful and friendly - on the bus,giving out the clothing and serving coffee and stew in the hut. Our musher was great and told us about his team of dogs which was very interesting.
These guys really know their trade. With both the handling of the dog teams and their knowledge of the mountains. There appeared a very good awareness of the physical and mental limits of us novice handlers which was very much appreciated.
Our instructor was very relaxed and made sure everyone was able to keep up. Told some nice things about the area and our second guide ‘Coppen’ the husky was a very pleasant surprise
Super ! Très explicatif et pédagogue
The instructor was TOP, i learnt a lot also about dog’s life
Instructor very professional and friendly. She really love the dogs and her job
All the staff were super friendly and knowledgeable. It was great to see their positive relationship with the dogs.
Bien organisé, guide très compétent et très professionnel et très attentionné
Péter a été un excellent guide ! Disponible pour nos questions et très sympathique !
Our instructor, Tien was really friendly and knowledgeable about the dogs!
Très gentil et serviable
Very personable, friedly and knowledgable
Very friendly and helpful.
Very friendly, but not always professional. Although she tried hard to keep us busy with the dogs, and not her fault that we had to wait, she was not firm to make decisions.
Very informative and friendly staff.
The instructor told us everything we needed to know and was very efficient
An excellent and friendly guide have good amount of patience to care everyone.
She was very compassionated with the dogs and clearly with her instructions.
Very friendly, interesting details
Instructeur agréable, enjoué et donnant de nombreux renseignements....
The instructors were very caring and helpful.
All the staff were perfect, friendly, helpful, professional. All taking huge care about the dogs. Mushers made sure our trip was safe but exciting. Our shining star was miss Joanna who hosted us while the stay in the centre with engaging conversation and very informative speech.
Really good advice for a good self drive sledding with the dogs
The guide is cool. He told a lot of stories about the dog and the sledding competition.
Great crew of people there, it is obvious they love what they are doing which made it a great experience.