Take a ride on the wild side as you connect, both physically and emotionally, to some of Iceland's most precious and powerful creatures.
Husky dog sledding experience by Lake Mývatn, North Iceland.
Get a taste of the wonderful winter sport of husky dog sledding! It is great to be out in nature in wintertime with our amazing sled dogs in our beautiful landscape by Lake Mývatn.We will instruct you in the basics of driving a dog team, and then we introduce you to your team of Siberian Huskies. All of our dogs are friendly and love the exercise and attention they get from our guests.
Tours have 2 passengers and one guide per sled. After instructions you’re off exploring our trail close to Lake Mývatn. Take turns as a musher driving the team with your guide or relax as a passenger.You will be out on the trail with the dogs for approximately 1 hour. There will be plenty of opportunities for taking pictures on the tour with the dogs and the great landscape around lake Mývatn.
Tour is available in winter november to may, late april into may when snow is melting from the area around our farm and Kennel at Heiði. We will move our tours to higher ground were there is good snow conditions. We will inform our guest where the new location is the day before departure.Best enjoyed by people in at least average physical shape.
Duration: 2 hours including orientation and tour.