SPITSBERGEN SKI TOURING
At the start of a boat of the Wednesday 16/05/2020 to Saturday 25/05/2020
2020 to plan long in advance!
Spitsbergen, North of Norway, is the land of the polar bear! Ubiquitous in our hikes, they give a specific character to this trip. But here, the mountains are also present with the glaciers that plunge into the sea. Aboard the polaris, with which we have already travelled several times the Spitsbergen and the Norwegian fjords and gives us a nice comfort, we can go from longyearbyen to the North and the Bay of the King to go hiking on these magic mountains.
Great travel between white and blue!
Dates are possibly subject to change.
day 1: paris / longyearbyen
D2: installation on the boat and start northward. first hike.
D3 to the D10: according to time and weather, hiking each day.
D11: return to france this program is given as an indication.
More technical details will be online soon.
Jerome Huet and Michel Zalio, uiagm mountain guides, will guide the Group during the entire trip.
12 participants for two guides.
technical difficulty: good skier having already skied in all snow conditions. walks take place on cracked ice fields and a few steep slopes to the descent at the ascent (with use of the crampons to climb the peaks).
height of 1000 meters every day.
food / accommodation the stay takes place on the ship polaris.
all the information on their site.
12 distributed places + 2 guides.
two cabins or single with shower, toilet and sinks in each cabin.
meals and varied.
this price includes: round-trip paris / longyearbyen in the regular company, transfers, airport taxes, costs of management and organization, full Board on the ship
he doesn't include: - cancellation insurance, flight of luggage, interruption.
-the cancellation, baggage theft and repatriation insurance.
-drinks and all personal expenses, your personal equipment.
-transport of skis by airlines and luggage weight exceeding supplements.
This price is likely to be changed according to the dry air.
Mid - february
# On demand ( well in advance ! )
Aboard Polaris, boat with which we have traveled from Norway to Spitsbergen, we will explore in ski touring Bodo massif, south of lyngen Alps, in front of the lofoten islands.
j1: flight France / Oslo / Bodo, transfer to the boat, home and night in bord.
j2: departure from Bodo to the fjords in the North. Original landing on the island of Landegode, where on 8km long are 4 peaks between 700 and 800 m high, George, kvigtinden, rypdalstinden and navaren. Access by almost attractive beaches for bathing.
j3: Mistfjorden allows access to a more imposing range with a succession of more than 1000 m high summits. Sjunktinden, Trolldinden, or Kjerringtinden. Through frozen lakes.
j4: After having reached the maze of folda fjords, we will consider a crossing between the arm of the sea, on wild highs only accessible by boat. the captain circle to take back us. Several ascents can be chain in the same day, Skolden 780 m, Rundtinden 980 m, and Bjornsvikfjellet.
j5: In a branching out more to the North, rise of the Helldalisen 1350 m. (small glacier)
j6: Lundoya island, a mountain out of streams of Sagfjorden with 2 tops 700 and 800m
j7: On the way back, we again expect a crossing of one fjord to another by the sharp peaks of the Kraktindan.
j8: Return flight Bodo / Oslo / France.
This trip is dedicated to ski touring and is for good Alpine skiers. Physical fitness is required. No heavy backpack, except a lightweight one for the day. Hiking daily ascent from 1000 to 1200 meters, or more according to the level of each. But thanks to the elevation of the sea level and lightweight bags it seems easier.
Michel Zalio and Jérôme Huet, mountain guides will guide the Group during all the trip. The day-by-day program can be modified according to the requirements of the mountain and the sea. The guides know perfectly the high mountain terrain: they are masters on board when it comes to interpreting the vagaries of the all-powerful nature under these latitudes and take the decisions necessary.
accommodation / food
Polaris who is there is a real retreat with all the necessary comfort: you can go to his website for more information. toilets, showers, sinks. heating, 220 volt. One or two personnes cabin. Semi rigid motor annex to land the skiers.
5 people onboard including the captain, a scientist from the sea, two assists, a hostess and a cuisinier. Meals consisted of excellent fresh local produce not tampered to basis of dairy, fish, lambs or reindeer meat and vegetables, but not fruit. full breakfasts, picnic lunch, dinner excellent evening. discovery of a few local specialties, surprising to excellentes. A provide: your personal supply of food from courses.
this price includes round-trip paris / bodo in regular airline, airport, costs of coaching and organizing taxes, full Board on the polaris.
this price does not includes:
- cancellation insurance, theft of luggage insurance. interruption
- cancellation insurance, baggage theft and repatriation insurance.
-drinks and all personal expenses, your equipment. staff
- the extra cost of the weight of the luggage and the ski.il covers is recommended to group the skis in a single cover to pay an additional luggage.
This price is calculated for 12 participants for two guides.
information / inscriptions
Jerome Huet: +33.6184.108.40.206
This trip is organized in collaboration with the Agency: "les matins du monde", 156 rue cuvier, 69006 lyon.
04 37 24 90 30. License: l i-069-01 - 004.
An account of 35% of the total amount will be paid at reservation. the balance must be paid no later than 30 days before the trip. Option of paying in cb to take advantage of the conditions of your assurance.
# on request
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From April 6th to April 15th 2019
Glaciers flowing into the sea, many mountains that are waiting for us and our spatulas. From manitsok, a boat is waiting for us and let's go to these immense fjords to climb these icy peaks. Every day, a different Summit, every day, a new discover.
day 1: flight to Copenhagen. Overnight at the hotel in Copenhagen. Opportunity to go a day or two before to visit this beautiful city.
Day 2: flight Copenhagen / Manitsok. Installation in the boat. Details of flight schedules and appointments at confirmation of the trip. Verification of the material.
Days 3 to 8: A hike every day in a different site depending on the weather and the boat. The choice is prepared each day between the guides and the captain according to the group, the conditions of the mountain and the sea. We also share these decisions with the participants. Hikes are either round trip (Summit, pass, Valley...) or crossing from one coast to another, the boat takes us on the other side. Day 8 evening: returned to manitsok.
Day 9: luggage packing in the morning to leave the boat at around 8. Taxi to the airport then fly back to Copenhagen. Night in Copenhagen.
Day 10: flight Copenhagen / france.
2 guides / maximum 10 persons.
this trip is devoted to seal skin and is for good Alpine skiers. physical fitness is required. No porting, except a lightweight hiking bag for the day. Hiking daily from 1200 to 1400 meters of ascent, or more according to the level of each. But the elevation of the sea level and lightweight bags are making easy steps. We are skiing on glacier: a good ski technique is recommanded.
price includes: the Yacht Charter with the skipper and the crew, full Board and accommodation on the ship, port charges, fuel, insurance of the boat and the passengers on board, the possible loan of technical equipment: arva,. probes and snow shovels for clients not equipped, transfers, the services of two mountain guides, flights france/Copenhagen and Copenhagen/manitsok, airport taxes, hotel in Copenhagen, the cost of organizing.
the price doesn't includes: excess baggage on flights, meals in Copenhagen, food shopping, transportation costs of your place of residence to the airport of departure, charges personal (drinks, souvenirs etc), eventual rental of skis, cancellation, repatriation insurance