Winter activities you should not miss

Visiting our destination this winter? Go ice-skating on Sweden´s longest track on natural ice, drive your own dog sledding team or spend a night in an Aurora Tepee . Here are suggestions for a wonderful winter experience.

Tavelsjö isbana

1) Try long-distance skating in Tavelsjö
Tavelsjö AIK´s ice track on Tavelsjön is about 20km long and is located 30km from Umeå.  

2) Ice bath with Umeå Polar Bear Society
Are you brave enough for an ice bath? Then you should join Umeå Polarbear Society on their Sunday baths between 12pm and 1pm or Wednesdays between 8pm and 9pm. Information 

3) Drive your own dog sledding team
A trip on a dog sled gives you an adventure worth talking about. Would you like to drive the dog team yourself? That can easily be arranged.Information 

4) Crosscountry skiing in the dark
As the sun is going down, you put on wooden skis and head out into the dark troll forest. The moon is the only light and the sky your roof. Information

5) Sleep in Aurora Tepee´s
A night in Aurora Tepee is a unique way to experience the Northern Lights. Information

6) Power in your snowmobile
Book a snowmobile adventure. See the entire range of snowmobile activities. Information 


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