North Troms/ Lyngen Area
North Troms and Lyngen (Lyngen Alps) is famous among skiers and climbers. Now we want to open up this region for sailing and trekking. Perhaps exploring is more correct. Personaly we enjoy trekking is this area and we invite you to follow the foot-steps of Ivar and Emely’s ancestors.
Reisa National Park
|Day||Trek Route and Activities||Sail Route|
|Saturday||Embark your sailing yacht in Tromsø.||If the weather is good (for northern lights) we do a night sailing to next destination, Nordlenangen.|
|Sunday||From Nordlenangen a canoe or river boat will take you to the bottom of the fjord. Then you enjoy trekking in beautiful Vaddas Vally. 5-6 hours.
Alternative to climb the mountain Storgalten (1219 m) 5-6 hours
Tromso – Nordlenangen.
5 hours sailing
|Monday||We are sailing under the Lyngen Alps and make a break at Årøyholmen for lunch and to explore the beautiful island.
You may go for Taffeltinden and start at Strupen and cross over to Koppangen (4-5 hours)
In the afternoon we sail to Havnnes, an authentic and historic trade center – still in operation
Nordlenangen – Årøyholmen
Årøyholmen – Havnnes.
|Tuesday||Guided tour from Hamneidet to Bakkeby, between beautiful mountains, numerous of nice lakes with possibility to catch your own dinner.
Several summits can be visited for those who wish
The trip may ends with a visit to Fiskarbondens stue, an authentic fisherman’s home, before boarding the yacht
Havnnes – Hamneidet
Bakkeby – Sørkjosen.
|Wednesday||After breakfast, we take a bus to the beautiful Reisadalen to the place called Bilto. From here you take a Riverboat to the Mollis waterfall, where lunch will be served.
The day ends with a short boat trip and a some night life at Skjervøy?
Sørkjosen – Skjevøy.
|Thursday||Today we go to the island Arnøy and the a small village Akkarvik.
Here you go for Trolltinden – 850 m and ends with a surprise in Akkarvik
Skjervøy – Akkarvik.
|Friday||The last day will include Karlsøy, Ringvassøy and Reinøya and all of them have excellent trekking possibilities.
(trekking routes from 2 to 6 hours or more)
|Akkarvik – Tromsø|
Find your map and start planning!
Remember that your yacht can bring you to areas not reachable by other transportation.
Trekking MAPs of Troms is available in 1:50000 and can be purchased via Boreal-Yachting.