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Northern Lights Husky Day Tours

Gargiaveien 29, Alta 9518, Norway
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Back to nature!

It's dogs all over! They all look like Pirates! Instructions are given. You get a card with the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Schnellfarer
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Akershus
A fantastic afternoon

When we arrived at the venue were put into two groups, the first group got to take the first ride... read more

Reviewed 10 March 2017
parob2016
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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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With us at Northern Lights Husky you feel you are part of the team.You learn much about sled dog and dog mushing. After some instructions and getting the list of names for your dog team, you are responsible for getting the team ready for your tour. We are very proud of what our guest are able to do by them selves. Friendly dogs, clean dog yard and hosts that invite you to their home.
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Gargiaveien 29, Alta 9518, Norway
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It's dogs all over! They all look like Pirates! Instructions are given. You get a card with the names of "your" Team. You get the equipment to set them in the gear before the sledge. And my, are those Pitrates patient. After 5 attempts to...More

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Reviewed 10 March 2017

When we arrived at the venue were put into two groups, the first group got to take the first ride. We waited while they met their "mushers" and dogs and watched them all start off on their ride. The second group of us all went...More

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Reviewed 8 March 2017 via mobile

Spent a wonderful hour with very friendly huskies at northern lights huskies in Alta. Very surprised by the owners Lancashire accent. Racing and huskies are their passion and it shows.

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Reviewed 14 February 2017

We spent the afternoon with friends at this venue. A truly special afternoon delivered by the the entire team..we did the husky ride, but it is not just a ride it is an experience delivered with professionalism and customer care. Three different sections and a...More

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Reviewed 4 January 2017

Lovely and lively dogs, I fell absolutely in love with them - Mesmina,(sweet & gentle) Trasti (the one name after owner/chef Johnny Trasti because he loves food, is so charming) Lund(huge fella with a playful streak) Jenna( a fantastic leader leading my sleigh) and Sake(still...More

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Reviewed 18 April 2016

Fantastic day! Dogs are very friendly; well-organized tour, beautiful landscapes: frozen lake, frozen river, forest, hytte, break for lunch next to fireplace in snow and wild animals if you are lucky March 2015

1  Thank wick3d
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Reviewed 18 March 2016

We booked this night trip on-line which was much cheaper than through the Cruise Ship. We were met on time in Alta and taken to the Husky Centre by a charming, knowledgeable guide. Doing this in the night was, in our opinion, probably better than...More

3  Thank Doodlers007
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Reviewed 9 March 2016

Although we only had time for a 20 minute husky ride the whole experience was amazing and not to be missed. The owner a delightful lady and all her mushers clearly love their dogs and the dogs just can't wait to pull you on a...More

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Reviewed 14 February 2016

A fantastic day out with huskies, 4 dogs to each sledge. There was a good explanation beforehand of how to harness the dogs and how to work the sledge and importantly the brake, The trip was initially scary as the dogs set off at great...More

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Reviewed 9 February 2016

We booked a day tour with Northern Lights Husky (former Trasti&Trine) to experience first had what it is to drive your own dog sled in free nature. We were kindly picked up from Alta and en route to Gargia where the dogs are being kept,...More

3  Thank fvalk
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It can be as could as -25 at that time of the year. Average -10 but dry!
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