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An Excursion in the Dark

An Excursion in the Dark

Duration:2 hours total
Includes:Food, drinks, and equipment
Languages:Offered in English

About your host

We are the owners of Northern Soul Journeys, based at our home, 'The Long Hill Homestead.' Our lifestyle revolves around our 24 Alaskan Huskies, and our small farm. Our huskies make us happier than anything else. They are incredible animals who want nothing more than to pull a sled. We want to share their lives with you. We strive to live a self-sustainable life and do so by making small…
Jeremias & Hannah
Jeremias & Hannah
Jeremias & Hannah
Jeremias & Hannah

What we’ll do

An Excursion in the Dark is an evening tour designed to give you a unique experience on a dog sled. You will arrive at the Long Hill Homestead and be given the clothing that you need to stay warm during the journey. Once you're bundled up we'll take you to the dog kennel where you'll meet our furry co-workers. We will give you a short briefing on how to safely and comfortably sit on the sled…

What else you should know

Remember, you will be experiencing Arctic temperatures. It's important to dress appropriately and listen to our recommendations on clothing. We want you to be comfortable and enjoy yourself on the ride. Please read our Terms and Conditions at northernsouljourneys.com

What I’ll provide

Snacks
Enjoy fika (a sweet snack) homemade by us.
Juice
Enjoy warm juice next to the fire.
Outdoor gear
Guests will be provided with the following; insulated jacket and pants (outer layer), insulated winter boots, merino wool balaclava, insulated hat, and insulated mittens.

What to bring

base layers (wool or synthetic)
mid layers (fleece jumpers, sweatpants, or thin insulated jackets)
thick socks
liner gloves

Where you'll be

This is An Excursion in the Dark, so it is indeed, in the dark. In the Arctic, we live with more extreme seasons, which means that we get to experience a lot of darkness in the winter. We will take advantage of that and enjoy the quiet of the winter night!

Availability

Guest safety

Outdoor activities carry risks, and you may be exposed to dangerous situations as part of this experience. Make sure you can participate safely given your abilities and the conditions (such as location, weather, and equipment).

Things to keep in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be canceled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase, or at least 7 days before the experience starts.

Communication policy

Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside of the Airbnb website or app.

Guest requirements

Up to 5 guests of all ages can attend.

More tips

Remember, you will be experiencing Arctic temperatures. It's important to dress appropriately and listen to our recommendations on clothing. We want you to be comfortable and enjoy yourself on the ride. Please read our Terms and Conditions at northernsouljourneys.com

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Jeremias & Hannah
An Excursion in the Dark
New experience
From $211/person
New experience
From $211/person