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7D New Year Ski tour

This tour will be open for people who love Cross country Skiing. I am also a Ski Instructor, so guests who wants to learn to ski also have the opportunity to join this tour.


Norwegian White Mountains ski tours south of Rondane and Jotunheimen National Parks

This tour will be open for people who love Cross country Skiing. I am also a Ski Instructor, so guests who wants to learn to ski also have the opportunity to join this tour. We stays longer at each hotel and there will be good comfort hotel to hotel transport in my high quality, warm and spacious 14 seater mini bus.

Looking for a Tour Operator who want to sell this tour for me..;)


7D New Year Ski tour Venabu Fjellhotell and Ruten Fjellstue

Dates: December 27th, 2019 - January 2nd, 2020
Price: NOK coming soon...
No of guests: 6 - 10 (Single bookings welcome as 1+1=2!)

Age Limit!
Experience Cross Country Skiers: 30 - 70 years
New Beginner Skiers: 30 - 45 years

Last Booking: October 15th, 2019!


GuideGunnar's 7D New Year Ski Tour includes

  • All nights at the hotels
  • 2 nights at DNT Mountain cabins for the "experience skiers" ? if you like...
  • All meals (you decide if you take the lunch inside or a lunch pack and hot drink out in the nature)

  • All transfers by GuideGunnar

  • A ski course by GuideGunnar (if you need)

  • A cross country ski package (skis, ski poles, shoes, ski wax)

  • Local Beer Tasting, Sauna and Outdoor Hot Tub at Ruten Fjellstue
  • Pick up & Return to NSB Lillehammer


Special nights and Events
New Years Eve at Ruten Fjellstue
Local beer tasting, including Arthur´s own beer, and Hot tub & Sauna and New Years Eve at Ruten Fjellstue

Booking activities
It`s your choice how much time you spend on skis, relaxing, taking lunch inside or out on the tour. 
If you would like to join the Beer tasting and have a Hot Tub, Sauna and making Snow Angels in the snow, please tell me.
More activities can come on the program!

Dietary requirements?
If you have special needs regarding food, please inform me at the time of booking.

Traveling with your own ski equipment?
If you choose to bring your own skis, I will subtract NOK 700.

GuideGunnar knows Norway
While most of you will know GuideGunnar as the Northern Lights guide in Tromsø, Arctic Norway, GuideGunnar has an extensive track record with guide assignments in many other parts of Norway.

From 2004 - 2007 I was running a 12 days Christmas & New Year Ski Tour, hotel to hotel in Rondane and Espedalen. I miss this tour very much which is why I will take a break from the busy Aurora rush in Tromsø offering a new version of this tour for Christmas 2015.

At Venabu I had my first assignment as a guide when I had practice from a 2-year guide school in northern Sweden, winter 1997. I enjoyed myself so well at this hotel, and I fell in love with the terrain in the area, so I continued to work there.
Achievements: 6 ski seasons on Ski Safari and a summer as hiking guide, plus I used this hotel at all Christmas ski trips, as well as a fitness- and relaxation location.

I also used Ruten Fjellstue for some of my Christmas Ski Tours and in 2007 I arranged "Cold Nights" in the mountains and forests of this beautiful valley, which lies west of Gudbrandsdalen.

Winter season 2000 – 2001 I worked as a ski instructor in Alpine and Telemark skiing. I was also the ski bus driver, and I did some work at the nightclub at one of the hotels. I lived at this time in Fagernes where I worked as a painter, and Beitostolen was the mountain area we used a lot in both summer and winter. I had plans in 2006 to continue the previous version of the Christmas Ski tour, by ski over the mountain from Espedalen to Beitostølen, but then the Northern Lights took me to Tromsø ...

Following this tour in January, I will drive to the north with guests on the 9D Arctic Highways! 

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