*Trips are priced in the operator’s local currency. The sterling amount shown is a guide only and the amount you pay in sterling will change with currency fluctuations.
If these dates don’t work, why not book the whole boat for dates that do! Minimum 5 participants.
A stunning Norwegian sailing and skiing trip which combines exploration of fjords by boat and mountains on skis. Awe-inspiring scenery with views that stretch for miles. The sort of once-in-a-lifetime adventure that inspires you to start saving and go more than once.
Professional skiguide on minimum 4 days of the trip
All food eaten onboard
6 nights accommodation onboard the boat
Expenses for diesel, gas, harbour fees etc.
Free use of equipment like ribs, kayaks etc
Upgrade to a boat with hot water/shower and a private double cabin (on a shared basis) with fresh linen sheets with the 1,200 NOK / £115 comfort upgrade.
Visits to restaurants, museums, galleries etc. during the trip.
Alcohol is not provided but you can bring your own. Consumption is always at the discretion of the skipper.
Travel to and from boats not included.
Ski equipment. Enquire about hire at time of booking.
Open to beginner sailors.
Intermediate skiing is recommended.
A good level of fitness recommended.
GETTING THERE (AND BACK)
Take an internal flight to Bodø.
Take an internal flight from Bodø.
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Ski & Sail, Helgeland, Norway
Join: Bodø. Be there by 1600
Leave: Bodø. Boat will be in harbour by 0900. Please don’t book flights before 1200.
Helgeland is the most island-rich part of the Norwegian coastline with a huge variety of mountains and fjords. Here there are an abundance of options of where to sail and where to ski. It is still an unexplored Ski&Sail area and during this week we’ll continue to explore the fjords and mountains of Helgeland. This is a week for the pioneers!
These Ski&Sail trips combine real sailing and skiing with true exploration – a unique combination!
Arrival day – Saturday
The group gathers in Bodø and gets to know each other and plan the week. We will look at snow conditions as well as the weather forecast as we decide the plan for the week ahead.
Ski mountaineering and skiing in Beyarn.
Ski mountaineering and skiing in Beyarn. Sailing to Glomfjord at night.
Mountaineering in Glomfjord .
Exploring the area and fjords south of Glomfjord.
We explore Beiarn and the area just south of Bodø.
The trip ends 0900.
Book flights departing Bodø no earlier than 1200 on the Saturday.
The programme should be viewed as a starting point which we adapt according to weather conditions and the participants’ wishes. Some places won’t have snow, so we go where the snow is! Aboard the boats we have dinghies and kayaks to go ashore with and make small expeditions. There is also fishing gear to catch your supper with as well as hiking equipment and stoves for cooking at the mountain summit. Everything is set for an epic ski week!
Skis and boots
Trainers/ deck shoes (no black soled shoes please – they mark the deck)
Waterproof sailing kit (two sets are recommended. Heavy gear for on-board and lighter kit for trips ashore)
Sailing gloves – 2 sets
Hot water bottle
Clothes for on-board and on shore
A small backpack for trips on-shore (30-40 litres)
A water bottle
Thermals, two sets
Thick socks, two sets
Sun glasses (polarized)
Sun cream – SPF50+
Small quick dry towel
USB cord to charge your phone
Warm sleeping bag
Printed out Insurance details
Any medication you require
Specialist off-shore sailing insurance is required. We can direct you to the insurer we use. Ask for information when you enquire.