Fulfill your dog sledding dream 


Come try dog sledding with us! Our kennel is located 45 km from Bodø and 20 km from Fauske. The experience will include prepping dogs, dog sledding and meeting the dogs in the kennel after with a bonfire and a cup of hot drinks. We only do small groups for a personal experience. 

Price: 1950 NOK adult - 950 NOK children
Duration: 2,5-3,5 hours 

Season: November-march/april 
Sold out? Try out kennel visit instead! 

What to expect

  • A tour of the kennel, review on the dog sledding equipment and prepping the dog team
  • Borrow extra clothes if needed
  • Dog sledding with guide approximately 1 hour. The sled fits two guest + the guide. You will have the chance to stear the sled yourself along the way and we are happy to take photos of you 
  • Meet our dogs in the kennel after and find your favorite. You can also give them snacks
  • We will make a bonfire and coffe/tea
  • We have a "bad weather cave" in the dog yard were you can sit comfortably under roof and bring a dog to the couch. 
  • We carry a toilet 

Meet on location/pick up

  • Meet on location: We have free parking in our kennel if you drive yourself. For your GPS: Kosmovassveien 219, 8215 Valnesfjord
  • Train: The train from Bodø to Valnesfjord takes 30 minutes. We can pick you up and drop you off at the train station, it's a 7 minute drive from our kennel. Train tickets can be provided at www.vy.no or on ticket automats at the station.  

Train times

From Bodø   From Valnesfjord
10:12              14:32

Always check www.vy.no for train times. 

Recommended clothing
Sitting on the sled can be very cold and we recommend to wear warm winter clothes: 

- Woolen underwear
- Middle layer in fleece or wool
- Thick jacket and trousers
- Wool socks and warm winter shoes
- Thick mittens/gloves
- Hat and buff/scarf

We also have warm clothing to borrow. This activity is not recommended in jeans and sneakers! 

Bring your camera, sunglasses and lunch if you want to.

Any questions? Please do not hesitate contact us. 


Dog sledding Bodø / Valnesfjord