Winter Youth Trips to Norway

Multi activity or back country ski trips with TrollAktiv are ideal for school class and scout or guide group

Winter is a great time to visit Norway and TrollAktiv. The area is peaceful and covered in snow from December to late March. It is possible to experience the peace and tranquility of snow covered Pine forests, ski over frozen lakes and follow the tracks of Moose on snowshoes. Packages can include a multitude of winter activities including; Cross country skiing, Telemark skiing, Downhill skiing, tobogganing, Biathlon, snowshoeing, avalanche training, navigation and survival skills, igloo & snowhole building. TrollAktiv provide accommodation, transport, equipment, full or half board or self catering.

The winter programme is led by Tim Davis who is qualified with BASI Nordic, Alpine and Telemark. Tim also holds the EMS (European mountain safety) qualification. Tim has 30 years experience leading groups in the Norwegian mountains and running techical ski courses.

The Evje ski area is vast with up to 150 kilometres of forest trails for you to follow. The steep wooded forests around TrollAktiv are also ideal for snowshoe trips. In the local area there are four ski centres for us to run days on piste that include ski hire.

TrollAktiv also have a mountain cabin at the resort of Ljosland that can be rented or used as a base for groups. Hut to hut expeditions can be run for groups of experienced skiers.

  • TrollAktiv will plan your trip to suit your skill and ambition level. We have a good selection of technical winter equipment and access to many great skiing areas.

    TrollAkltiv can include the following skills in any winter package. Back country skiing, snow shoeing, avalanche awareness, igloo and snow hole building, winter navigation, survival skills, ice breaking drills, mountain huts. We can also lead you on a mountain ski trip taking advantage of the Norwegian mountain hut system.

    If you have any questions contact us at: 0047 37931177 or

  • Activities that can be included:

    • Snow shelter building
    • Fire making and outdoor cooking
    • Navigation
    • Stretcher building & first aid
    • Snow shoeing
    • Skiing
    • Avalanche awareness skills
  • Details:

    Season is from January – late March (conditions dependent)

    Trip will be tailor made to you requirements

    Trips can last from 1 – 10 days.

  • Whats included in the winter package

    Depending on your budget we can tailor the trip to your needs, but here are the basics of whats included in you trip to Norway.

      • 6 – 8 hours activity each day
      • 7 nights accommodation in either teepee or cabins
      • Transport from local airport in Kristiansand
      • Trip guide included for all in country needs
      • Fully catered or self catered options
      • Local transport when necessary
      • Instruction in all activities
      • Technical equipment, skis boots etc.
  • In country contact

    Simon Hansen

    English groups manager

    Simon heads up our english groups multi-activity packages and is also in charge of safety. Simon has a wealth of experience delivering activities and is a qualified Rescue 3 instructor and first aid instructor.