Hiking trip across the Foxfonna glacier

Hiking trip across the Foxfonna glacier

Join us on a hike across the Breinosa mountain, with breath-taking views of over Adventdalen and Isfjorden!
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PER PERSON
NOK 1.490
Children younger than 12 yrs
NOK 745
LARGE GROUP?

If you wish to book a trip for a large group, please contact us at:

PER PERSON

NOK 1.490

Children younger than 12 yrs

NOK 745

LARGE GROUP?

If you wish to book a trip for a large group, please contact us at:

About the trip

Join us on a hike across the Breinosa mountain, with breath-taking views of over Adventdalen and Isfjorden!

We will start the tour with getting a lift by car up to the top of the mine 7 mountain, about 400 metres over sea level. From there, we will hike across the Foxfonna glacier The guide brings a happy four-legged hiking companion and weapons as polar bear protection. and down the mountainside,
to the Fox valley. The guide brings a happy four-legged hiking companion and weapons as polar bear protection.

After a light lunch and some hot drinks & bisquits, we are ready to continue our hike through beautiful Adventdalen. You will end the hike at the Green Dog kennel, where you will say bye to your new four-legged friend, before the guide will drive you back to Longyearbyen.

Now you’ve seen Adventvalley and the Ice fjord from a bird’s perspective!
Don’t miss this!

The hike is around 11 kilometres in total. Pick up from the hotels in Longyearbyen starts at 10 am. You will be returned to your hotel approximately at 16.30.

The hike is for people who are used to hike off road. The terrain is uneven and we will cross several small streams. We recommend hiking boots, wind and water proof clothing, hat and mittens.

Walk
Hot drinks
Food
Environmentally-friendly company
PER PERSON
NOK 1.490

Children younger than 12 yrs

NOK 745

LARGE GROUP?

If you wish to book a trip for a large group, please contact us at:

Pick up

Pick up from the hotels in Longyearbyen starts at 10 am. You will be returned to your hotel approximately 16:30.

Included in the price

Price includes:

  • Freezedried food for lunch, Gluten-free/Lactose-free/Vegetarian drytech can be brought on request. Hot drinks & bisquits.
  • Spikes for crossing the glacier.
  • Pick up and return transport to your hotel.

Practical Information

  • The hike is around 11 kilometres in total. Pick up from the hotels in Longyearbyen starts at 10 am. You will be returned to your hotel approximately at 16.30.
  • The hike is for people who are used to hike off road. The terrain is uneven and we will cross several small streams.
  • We recommend hiking boots, wind and water proof clothing, hat and mittens.
  • Hikingboots, gloves, binocular, backpack, waterbottle, wind/weatherproof clothing. We recommend hiking poles.
  • Our guides are all very professional and passionated in their daily work with dogs & guests. They are certified and they participate yearly in the SGO (Svalbard Guide Course).
  • On all trips, at all times an experienced and armed guide will be around to protect you from polar bears. At Green Dog safety is our number one priority.

TOUR DESCRIPTION

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Cancellation

  • If cancelled 22 days or more prior to departure 100 % refund.
  • If cancelled 22-7 days prior to departure 50 % refund.
  • Cancellation less than 7 days prior to departure is a ”no show” and does not qualify for any refund.
  • You may apply to your insurance company for a refund if you provide a medical certificate.
  • If Green Dog Svalbard decides to cancel a trip due to weather conditions or any other reasons, you will receive a full refund!

Book your trip here

PER PERSON
NOK 1.490

Children younger than 12 yrs

NOK 745

LARGE GROUP?

If you wish to book a trip for a large group, please contact us at:

We had an absolutely perfect day. The trip was more than we expected and the guide was super nice to us.

Mia Mannström & Francisco Mattos

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Vanskelighetsgrader

SG1
Passer for alle
SG2
Passer for de fleste
SG3
Passer for de med normalt god form
SG4
Passer for de med over gjennomsnittet god form
SG5
Denne aktivitet krever veldig god fysisk form

Avbestilling

  • Ved avbestilling inntil 22 dager før aktivitet full refusjon.
  • Ved avbestilling 21-8 dager før aktivitet 50 % refusjon.
  • 7 – 0 dager før aktivitet regnes for en ”no show” og berettiger derfor ikke til refusjon.
  • Har man en reiseforsikring kan man søke forsikringsselskapet om refusjon mot legeerklæring.
  • Velger Green Dog å kansellere en tur, får du full refusjon!

Difficulty Levels

SG1

Suitable for everyone

SG2

Suitable for most people

SG3

Suitable for those in normal good shape

SG4

Suitable for those in good shape

SG5

This activity requires very good physical shape

Cancellation

  • If cancelled 22 days or more prior to departure 100 % refund.
  • If cancelled 22-7 days prior to departure 50 % refund.
  • Cancellation less than 7 days prior to departure is a ”no show” and does not qualify for any refund.
  • You may apply to your insurance company for a refund if you provide a medical certificate.
  • If Green Dog Svalbard decides to cancel a trip due to weather conditions or any other reasons, you will receive a full refund!

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