THE MAGIC SENJA ISLAND
Senja Lodge & Mountainguides offers mountain guiding and courses on the magic island of Senja.
Senja is an exiting island up north. It offers everything from flat farmers land, forests and lakes, to steep mountains and deep long fjords.
At the outer side of the island it looks a lot like the famous Lofoten island, and here you find the steep inviting mountains where you can enjoy skiing and alpine climbing in world class quality.
Senja is Norway's second largest island and is situated in Troms county. Senja is also called a Norway in miniature. Senja has everything from lush pine forests to the most alpine peaks. On the outside cut fjords themselves into the landscape. On the inner side of the island is more peaceful land formations.Senjas highest peak is over 1,000 meters. This is Breidtinden. Otherwise, there is a lots of peaks that rise over between 700 to 900 meters. Most of these can easily be climbed in the summer. And most of them allow themselves to also be climbed in the winter on skis.