Self-Drive Husky Dog Sledding – Tromsø

Winter - in Wonderland


4 hours

approximately 80 mins on the dog sled

Small Group Size

2 – 20

for bigger groups, contact us



30 mins transfer from Tromsø



1st November – 1st April

What is included?

  Approx. 80 mins of driving your own dog sled

   Meet and learn about our huskies

   Transport to and from the kennel

   Your experienced guide leads the way on the trail

   Winter clothing

  Hot drinks


   Storytelling about the kennel


Please note; you will be offered hot drinks and cake at the end of the tour. Let us know in advance if you have any dietary requirements.Remember, there is limited space to bring bags and camera equipment on the sled itself, however you are welcome to leave personal belongings in the lockers at the kennel. Items brought with you are done so at your own risk.


Daily departures

9:00, 11:00, 13:00, (15:00 on request)


Pricing 2023/2024 Season

2550 NOK

per adult

2450 NOK

per student

2350 NOK

per child (7-12)

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meeting is 10 mins prior to the departure time, outside the main entrance of the hotel. Alternatively, you may also drive your own vehicle to the kennel (please note adjusted arrival times for guests using their own transport)


Please note, if you are late and miss your departure time unfortunately your tour is non-refundable.



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Drive your own team of huskies!

Alaskan Huskies, Tromsø



Full winter clothing is provided

Have you ever heard the sound of four paws on snow, felt the chill of the mountain air on your face or listened to the song of 130 dogs who just want to run?

After meeting our driver and minibus at the pick-up point, enjoy a scenic 30 minute drive away from the bustling city and out to our kennel. Here you will be welcomed by our friendly staff who provide you with a polar insulated suit and boots. You may also borrow hats and mittens if needed.

drive your own Dog sled in Norway, Tromsø

Once you are dressed you are welcome to explore the kennel and meet our dogs.

We pride ourselves on our friendly and social huskies. They love to meet and interact with guests. Your guide will then tell you a little about the history of the Alaskan Husky and what incredible athletes these dogs are. Watch carefully as the staff demonstrate how to drive your own sled and what to expect from the trail that day.

Our guides and dogs are excellent teachers and will make sure you are safe and comfortable on the trail.

Sled dogs

Dog Sledding Team

Now you are ready to meet your team!

In pairs, one driver and one passenger, you will be directed to a sled. The dogs know they are just about to run, so expect a lot of excited barking and howling. This is part of the fun! Staff will assist you to release your sled. From this point on it is all down to you! Remember the instructions and enjoy the ride!

Our guides are available if you have any questions whilst on the trip.


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Alaskan Huskies, Arctic Adventure Tours, Tromsø


The kennel, dogs waiting for the run



This is a self-drive tour

Dog sledding in Troms

Sled dog, Tromso

You will stop several times along the trail to swap between driver and passenger.

This is also your opportunity to take photos of your dog team and your partner.

After 80 minutes of adventure, you will arrive back at the kennel. Staff will help you tie up your sled, and you can thank your dog team for all their hard work. As your reward, hot drinks and cake await you in the Sami tent, where you will also learn more about the dogs and can ask any other questions you may have.

Once you have changed out of your polar suits and said goodbye to the dogs, your driver will take you back to the city.

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