Dog sledding on wheels

When the snow starts melting at the middle of June, we start using dogcarts instead of sledges. On this trip you can drive your own cart!
Period:
  • Jun-Oct
Duration:
  • 4 hours
Start times for the tour:
Monday-Sunday – 09.00
Monday-Sunday – 15.00
Difficulty:
  • 1 - For everyone
Minimum age:
  • Min. 6 years
Minimum number of participants:
  • Min. 1
Maximum number of participants:
  • Max. 8
Language of the tour:
  • UK

Per person

NOK 1.090

Children younger than 12 yrs

NOK 545

About the trip

Our guide will help you harness the dogs and drive in front of you with his own team and two guests.These guests also gets to stear the cart if they wish to.

On this trip all guests drives a cart in pairs of 3, with 6-7 huskies in front.

The trip goes through beautiful Adventdalen towards Endalen, which offers unique arctic scenery and often lots of reindeer!

After the tour, we go to the main kennel and enjoy a hot drink and maybe a brandy in our heated log cabin. Your guide will also show you our youngest generation of Green Dog puppies!

Per person

NOK 1.090

Children younger than 12 yrs

NOK 545

Pick up

We will pick you up at your hotel and take you by car to our kennel in Bolterdalen, which is located 12 km from Longyearbyen.

Included in the price

Price includes:

  • Pick up and return to your hotel
  • Green Dog provides you with a suit,boots,gloves and a hat
  • Coffee/hot chocolate & bisquits – and a visit in the puppycage, after the tour.

Practical Information

  • Children- from 6 years. If younger children, please contact us.
  • All children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Wear a warm innerlayer, preferably wool/fleece, consider to bring a waterbottle
  • When making the booking, please choose a hotel as pick up spot. we only pick up from hotels, to avoid delays.
  • Note that the guide starts picking up at 9 and therefore may be a few minutes late.
  • No previous mushing experience is needed before the trip.
  • We go in pairs and 2 guests are seated at the guide cart, which they take turns in steering.
  • We go with the guides own dogs, which are only used by him and therefor he knows them very well.
  • The guide will give you a throughout briefing before the trip.
  • We end the trip with a visit at the puppies and coffee, cake and brandy in our cozy log cabin.
  • Please note that it is not possible to make longer stops for photographing
  • 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.

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 1.090

Children younger than 12 yrs

NOK 545

Ludvig Skjelderup

I have visited Green Dog many times, both in the summer and in the winter. I like to run fast with the dogs, but the best thing is to pet the puppies.

Ludvig Skjelderup - 9 år

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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!