Situated in Tufsingdalen, Os i Østerdalen municipality, and led by one of Norway’s most experienced long-distance dogsled racers, Stein Håvard Fjestad. Having lived in and off the nature all his life, the host has a lot to tell you about the wildlife and contexts in the surrounding nature. Fjestad Husky is not your ordinary husky activity provider – instead of being open to mass tourism all year round, they pay great attention to providing exclusivity and personal service. The hosts speak Norwegian, English and German well.
Fjestad Husky offers a unique experience behind the scenes. If you are interested in dogsledding and adventure, you can sign up for a full lifestyle experience at their racing kennel, and be part of their team for a while. They offer single day package which include dogsledding. Participants should be reasonable fit and ready for outdoor excitement in a sub-zero climate; the terrains can be challenging.
Learn the ins and outs about sled dog racing and train your own dog team! You will be involved in all daily activities, like feeding the dogs and preparing training trips, to be highly rewarded with an unforgettable expedition on frozen lakes and majestic mountains. Experience the sound of silence and be one with nature. During the day you get to know Stein Håvard Fjestad and learn about his undeniable love for mushing and long-distance racing. He has some fascinating stories to tell. After a full day in the outdoors, dogs are resting, and mushers relax at the kitchen tale after making a nice warm meal together.
If one day doesn't seem sufficient enough for you, the hosts are more than happy to tailor your very own adventure. Stay for several days or even a week – the hosts will gladly open up their home and accommodate their guests for the entire stay. They are eager to share their lifestyle and let you take part of their passion. This is perfect for couples or families who are looking for a unique adventure in Norway.