Dog sledding

40 years ago the first competition of Finnmarksløpet took place.

Finnmarksløpet is an major event here in Alta during the winter. The competition take place in March every year. The dog sledges go 600 km or 1200 km over the region of Finnmark. Dogsledding is therefore a really popular activity to do in Alta area.

Experiencing Arctic nature, a world of stunning beauty and silence.

Kennels will give you the opportunity to join the dogs in your sledge through the forest, on the river or the plateu of Finnmarksvidda. Experiencing Arctic nature, a world of stunning beauty and silence. A wonderful experience of your lifetime we promise.

Try dogsledging in Alta: