FAMOUS LYNGEN ALPS
Senja Lodge & Mountainguides offers mountain guiding and courses in the famous alps of Lyngen.
The half island of Lyngen have myriad of peaks, valleys, cliffs and glaciers on a area as big as both Jotunheimen and Rondane together. The area lies central in Troms. In Lyngen the mountains are high and enormous and the trips here are long and adventures. Lyngen have lots of glaciers in different sizes, and you often cross them on mountain trips in the area.
The municipality of Lyngen lies in between the fjords of Ullsfjorden and Lyngenfjorden. The half island of Lyngen is about 90 km long, 20 km wide, and almost 2 km high. The landscape are both horizontal and vertical, torn and wild, narrow valleys, open fields and deep fjords. Wild and frightening but at the same time mild and beautiful. For ages this have fascinated and horrified, lured, repelled and challenged peoples. No one can be indifferent to such a nature. This is adventure world.
If you are a skier who likes to do off piste skiing in wild and adventures terrain this is haven. Large steep mountains that offers lots of good skiing strait down to the arctic sea. The mountains are between 1100 and 1800 meters high. It is a lot to do here!!