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Longyearbyen is surrounded by majestic mountains and wonderful nature. The opportunities for ski trips are many and varied, from short trips in gentle terrain through to demanding ski touring challenges across moraines and up to mountain peaks.

Skiing in Arctic nature

Equipped with skis, you can explore Svalbard in a beautiful and peaceful way, like the Arctic nature should be enjoyed. Wintertime in Svalbard is magical and is many people’s favourite season, residents and tourists alike. With randonee skis on your feet, you can go on a summit ski climb up Trollsteinen (850 m above sea level). You will be rewarded with a stunning panoramic view and you can catch your breath at the top while admiring the snowclad landscape. If you come early in the season, you can experience the beautiful blue moonlight and the magical Northern Lights. On the other hand, if you visit in sunny April, you will be captivated by the bright days and spectacular sunsets.

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Experienced ski guides will take care of your safety and share exciting stories about Svalbard. They will choose routes based on the weather and snow conditions. The ideal time for ski expeditions is May and early June as the summer approaches. The Midnight Sun makes it possible to get the most out of the days. Boat transport allows you to ski in pristine areas without another person in sight.

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    Spitsbergen Coast to Coast - Hurtigruten Svalbard

    Longyearbyen

    Do you have a dream of seeing the wilder part of Spitsbergen, and do you enjoy cross country skiing? This 40km long skiing trip might be the perfect introduction to experiencing the fascinating landscapes of Svalbard.

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    Trollsteinen ski: Alpine ski touring from the summit- Svalbard Wildlife Expeditions

    Longyearbyen

    Join us on Trollsteinen Randonnèe. We start hiking through a fascinating landscape, before crossing the glacier on our way up the mountain ridge. A large and characteristic stone is located at the highest point, 850 meters above sea level.

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    Ski expedition to Tre Kroner - Hurtigruten Svalbard

    Longyearbyen

    If you fancy a proper Arctic challenge, this is the trip for you. In eleven days, we will take you on a ski trip of about 180 km, from Billefjorden, via the Tre Kroner, to Ekmanfjorden.

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    • 5 - Demands exceptional physical fitness

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    Expedition to Newtontoppen - Svalbard's tallest - Hurtigruten Svalbard

    Longyearbyen

    Imagine yourself standing on top of Newtontoppen surrounded by miles of untouched wilderness and beautiful glacial landscapes. This is the trip for those who want to experience a different kind of Svalbard, on skis.

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    Ski expedition to Ny-Ålesund - Hurtigruten Svalbard

    Longyearbyen

    One of the most spectacular ski expeditions you can do is our fantastic ski trip to Ny Ålesund. We will pass through miles of glacial landscape at a time of year when the sun is shining 24/7. You will experience fiords and mountains, wildlife, the…

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    Wilderness winter camp 3 days: Ski tour with overnight in tent - Svalbard Wildlife Expeditions

    Longyearbyen

    If you are passionate skitourer and want to experience skitouring in a way that fit perfectly with Svalbard, this is the trip for you.

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    Oscar II ski expedition 8 days: Skiing from Ymerbukta to Ekmanfjorden - Svalbard Wildlife Expeditions

    Longyearbyen

    On the West side of Svalbard, craggy mountains and large glacier will meet us. Your total Svalbard experience are waiting.

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    Bespoke ski touring in Svalbard with certified Svalbard guides - Backyard Svalbard

    Longyearbyen

    Have you ever dreamt of doing ski touring in Svalbard? Our bespoken ski touring tours in scenic Svalbard nature are unique. Backyard Svalbard is a passionate crew of ski guides, and we will help you find the best fitted tour for your group.

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    Mini Expedition - Backyard Svalbard

    Longyearbyen

    A multiday ski tour in the backyard of Longyearbyen – in an area without snowmobiles!

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    Nordenskiöld ski expedition 5 days: Cross country skiing and overnight in tent - Svalbard Wildlife Expeditions

    Longyearbyen

    Join us on a 5-day classical ski adventure in Svalbard.

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