Crystal days and Northern light II is a tour for you
that like to have the comfort of a base camp but still
have adventures trips during the day. You spend all
the nights in a warm and cozy timber lodgel in our
On the daytrips you will see beautiful mountains,
valleys, forest and frozen lakes.
In January the temperature is around -10 to -40 C.
Daylight from around 10.00 to 15.00. It’s always
something special when the sun go down and we turn
on our head torches, it is a lot of fun and an amazing
feeling to mush in the stream of light and see all
the millions of snow crystals blinking in different
colours to you. If the Northern Light is playing in
the same time it doesn’t get much better.
When you arrive in Lapland, Hemavan airport, you will
go by car the last 80 km to Umnäs. The first
thing we will do in Umnäs is to go and say hello
to the dogs. After that you have dinner in your lodge
or with your hosts or something lighter like sandwich/lunch
depending on what time you arrive. We also take a
look on what gear and clothes you need to borrow from
us. We talk about your days with the dogs and how
to mush the sled.
Day 2 - 6
Daytrips from the dog yard. During these amazing days
you will see beautiful mountains, fairytale forests,
deep valleys and big frozen lakes. You and the dogs
in your team will learn to know each other and be
friends and the silence and spectacular nature will
give you a fantastic good change in your daily life.
You will learn how to harness the dogs and put them
in the pulling line. If you like you are also welcome
to help with feeding and daily work in the dog yard.
You eat breakfast in your lodge and dinner together
with your hosts and we have lunch outside during the
After breakfast and you packed your bags it is tiime
to say goodbye to the dogs. We eat lunch and write
in the guest book before we go back to the airport.