Hvilken hundekjørings-tur er den perfekte for deg?
For Geilo Husky er det viktig å vise "ekte hundekjøring"
Alle våre hundekjørere er konkurransekjørere ved siden av å jobbe for Geilo Husky. Slik sikrer vi at hundene alltid kommer først, får det beste stellet og den beste maten som finnes. Videre sikrer det at du som gjest får oppleve å møte ekte lidenskap og enorm kunnskap om hundekjøring, da mener vi du vil få den beste opplevelsen. Vi er også opptatt av at du skal få prøve å kjøre sleden helt selv. Det er jo det som er hundekjøring. Vi gir deg opplæring og guider deg hele veien. Topptrente Alaska huskier og hundekjørere med mange, mange års erfaring gleder seg til å gi deg en ekte hundekjøreropplevelse!
Vi vet at du vil ha det beste ut av ferien og pengene dine - vi vil derfor gjerne hjelpe til for at du får den opplevelsen du ser etter.
Våre forskjellige turer gir deg forskjellig innsikt i hundekjøring. De to korteste (mest solgte) turene er ment for å gi deg en liten smakebit på hva hundekjøring er. Du vil dele turen med andre, og det vil bare være kort tid med hundene for kos og bilder etter turen. Men du får kjøre hundene selv, og vi har også litt tid ved bålet før / etter turen, slik at du kan stille alle spørsmålene du har om hundekjøring.
Hvis du vil være mer "hands on" med hundene, anbefaler vi deg å velge en lengre tur med oss. Du kan f.eks velge en 20 km tur hvor du hjelper oss med hundene før / etter turen - avhengig av hvilken tid på dagen du kommer. Denne turen har bare kort stopp med hundene på veien, og ingen bålkos.
Heldagstur er det du velger hvis du vil ha den "full pakke" - så får du være med på stell av hundene både før og etter turen, og vi tar en ordentlig lunsjpaue med så mye hundekos du bare kan ønske deg!
Vær oppmerksom på at heldagstur er forskjellig fra hvilken tur du bestiller (det er flere), og du burde være ute i god tid.
Ivar Johan Sørli
Have been dogdriver for 20+ years. He lives next to Geilo with 18 dogs. He has participated in all the big races in Norway and finished both Femund 800 km and Finnmark 1000 km race. His dogs are extremely well behaved and you will be amazed about the control he got over all 18 dogs!
Ask him about how to make a sled – he is educated to make boats the old way, and use the knowledge to make unique wooden racing sleds..
is one of Norway's most famous dogdrivers. He have won all the big races and even started in Iditarod – the last great race – a 1600 km long dogsledding race in Alaska where he finished number 8 in 2016.
Dogsledding is his passion and lifestyle. He lives in a small cabin without electricity or water in the middle of nowhere with his dogs. No wonder he is a bit shy..
He have got more than 40 beautiful dogs you will meet when you are dogsledding with Geilo Husky.
Alf Einar Hernes
Lives in Eidfjord (yes, by the fjords), and need to go to Hardangervidda for training. And somethimes he even go all the way to Geilo and take you dogsledding.
Alf Einar have been dogsledding 22 years and have 22 dogs. He have been number 4. in Finnmarksløpet 1000 km – he won’t brag, so you need to ask him about his many races and how he managed to be amoung the best dogdrivers in Norway for so many years.. His children also take big part of his hobby.
Maren and Terje Erik
These two calls themselfes Dream team sleddogs - and they are in fact a dream team. Working togheter with both "sprint" and longdistance dogs and live togheter about 45 min from Geilo with more than twenty dogs of diffrent kinds.
Maren is the perfect host, talking constantly with the biggest smile you ever seen and have stories from all the big races and knows all there is to know about dogsledding!
André was the one started Geilo Husky togheter with his sister Mari in 2009. He grew up with huskies and can't live without.
If you are Norwegian you might have seen him in "Monsen og hundene" fall 2018.
He are helping with everything around Geilo Husky, but you will also meet him in camp some days..
Sissel Wolf Mølmen
Sissel is a middistance musher with 12 hounds. She has competed in the big races as Norway-Trail, La Grande Odyssee, Alpen-Trail and many more.
She is the odd one in this company with her fast running dogs and their short coat, but surely a musher with 7 years of racing and often finishing on top of the podium.
Moved to Skurdalen (next to Geilo) from south of Norway when he found a nice mountain-girl and his purpose with life – dogsledding. His family now include 18 huskies. He have been dogsledding in more 15 years and have been participating in most races, but you usually see him as a handler and he loves to work with the young dogs and help other dogdrivers achieving their goals. He is famous for his good lines and well trained dogs. He know the mountains around Geilo better than anyone – That is where he thrives best!
If you meet Geir it will most likely be together with Petter. They work together to make the best team of dogs, and Geir drive them in races and have Finnmarksløpet 500 km as his big goal for the season.
In 2016 he finished in 1 day, 4 hours and 46 minutes. Geir lives in Kongsberg but are in Tunhovd (next to Geilo) in his cabin almost every weekend and holiday.
Eef De Boeck
If you want to know anything about long expeditions, Eef is your expert. She has been all the places many people only dream of, like walked New Zealand from one end to the other, and the great Himalay Trail.
She has been a musher for five years now and worked as a guide in Kiruna three seasons.