Musk Ox Safari Personal Tour Book

Personal Guide only for you when you want it. Dovrefjell National Park is the only place in Norway, and one of few places in the world, where you can experience the majestic musk ox. Join us in a safari through the Dovrefjell National Park with guides who know where to find the musk oxen. Experience the musk oxen in its natural habitat, ensured that the guides safeguard both you and the animals. This way you are just about guaranteed to see these magnificent animals, which can weigh up to 400 kilos and make unique pictures and memories to bring back home. Have you ever seen a big brownish rock move? Probably not, but this is what your first encounter with the musk ox might seem like. This large and calm hoofed animal blends in almost completely with the surroundings and it is not until it starts to move you realize that you are looking at a living thing. Musk oxen are considered to be peaceful animals but you will be advised to keep a distance. A musk ox safari gives you a unique opportunity to see musk oxen at close range. There is also a good chance to see reindeer and mountain grouse during the hike. The experienced guides will also give you insight in the areas plant- and animal life.

Clothing according to the weather and the season of the year. Waterproof mid high shoes.
Remember to bring some extra clothing in your backpack. The weather can be changing in the mountains.
Bring a packed lunch - and something to drink.

Approximately 6-8 hours.

Meeting point
Oppdal Railway Station or other place agreed upon.

All year.

Suitable for
You pass through beautiful countryside in the Dovrefjell National Park and it is not particularly demanding.
In summer: Hiking
In winter: Snow shooing or cross country skiing. Dog sledding also possible at an extra cost. Minimum age is 7 years.