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Top Tour in Lyngen Alps, Tromsø Outdoor

Where to go ski touring?

Tromsø Outdoor suggestions for ski and splitboard tours

The Tromsø region is a fabulous destination for ski touring and there are plenty of opportunities for everyone - from beginners to advanced skiers and splitboarders. If you browse through the resources below you will find well over 100 various trips. 

Popular mountains easy to reach from Tromsø are:

- Rødtind
- Lille Blåmann
- Fagerfjellet
- Finnlandsfjellet


You can find great desctiptions of a huge number of tours on the following websites:,, 



Also helpful might be the Norwegian national maps available at: (also available as a mobile phone app). 

Ski Touring with Tromsø Outdoor

Are you missing equipment for your ski touring trip or want to try something new?

Visit Tromsø Outdoor Activity and Rental Center!

Our touring equipment rental offer includes:


All our equipment is high quality and manufactured by recognized brands: Dynafit, Jones, Karakoram, Ride, G3, BCA, Cratoni, Gvivel, Singing Rock, etc.

Tromso Outdoor, Ski touring/Ranodnee and avalanche safety equipment rental offers

Certified ski guides, ski holidays, ice climbing, and avalanche training in the Tromsø and Lyngen areas

Tromsø Outdoor recommendations

When you plan ski mountaineering holidays the first thing you need to think about is your safety.


The best way to ensure you will make the most of your holidays and stay safe is to join experienced local guides. With that in mind, below is a list of certified guides based in the Tromsø area. We highly recommend their services to all our guests.

Ski Touring with AscentDescent

AscentDescent - Tromsø Outdoor recommendation for ski touring holidays

Great guides and a ski lodge in the Lyngen Alps

You can rent skis from Tromsø Outdoor and let Ascent Descent organize your stay and ski trips.

AscentDescent organizes:
- ski holidays
- ski weeks 
- avalanche safety courses
- ice climbing activities
- day tours customized for private groups.


AscentDescent Ski Lodge in the North Lyngen Alps is the main basecamp in the area during the ski season. From there, you will find the best ski terrain and scenery on your doorstep. 

AscentDescent is run by Jimmy Halvardsson - an IFMGA-certified mountain guide with nearly 20 years of experience guiding in the north Norwegian mountains. 
AscentDescent has mastered the logistics to give you the most of the Lyngen Alps and Tromsø region. 


This is how they do it:


AscentDescent Ski Lodge in the Lyngen alps from Jimmy Halvardsson on Vimeo.

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