Wild at heart 2-"Ride the free river of Vindel´n"

This is a two-day ride in the high mountains of the spectacular Vindel range, one of Europe’s largest protected nature reserves which covers some terrain where almost no man has ever set foot. We overnight in an old pioneer place "Aitelnas viste" - a jewel amongst jewels. Possibility to extend the holiday with 1 - 3 days before and do half or hole day tours in the area. Please e-mail for information, other activities and price.

Possible to Extension of tour: arrivel day: monday, tuesday or wednesday. Please e-mail for further info.
 

Thursday:

Arrivel to Ammarnas in the afternoon/evening. You spend the night in Ammarnas, on Hedebo farm in shared accommoadtion. Meals are not included.

Friday:
We start 09.30 am towards the old pioneer place, Aitelnas viste, a very old cabin from the 1880s. Horseback riding along the free water of the river Vindel´n. Aitenjas viste lies in the mountain valley, very beautiful under the steep slope of the mountain hillside and along the shore of the river Vindel´n. The fine sandy beaches welcomes you to try a dip in the crystal clear and shimmering green, but cold mountain water. Breakfast (prepare on one's own), lunch & dinner are included in the basic price.
17 km / 3-3½ hours in the saddle.

Saturday:
We start in the early morning. The day includes wading on horseback across the river Vindel´n, an exciting experience that, perhaps, makes it tickles in your stomach, we climb up to Stuore Jåppen and maybee 1 or 2 canters over the expanses. The riding-tour ends in Ammarnas about 5 pm. You spend the night at Hedebo farm. Breakfast and lunch are included in the basic price.
25 km / approx. 5-6 hours in the saddle.


Sunday:

Cleaning of the accommodation and departure. Checking out no later then 12 o´clock. Breakfast (prepare on one´s own) is included in the basic price

WView from Staloålge. Photo: Gunnar Wikström
View from the river Vindel´n towards "Gullberget" Photo: Ammarnäsfjällens Islandshästar
View from Aitelnas. Photo: Ammarnäsfjällens Islandshästar

OBS! Movies taken from the horses back...not the best quality!!

Year 2017

   

Departures Wild at heart 2 "Ride the free river Vindel´n"


Week 30: 27/7 - 30/7
Week 35: 31/8 - 3/9    
Week 37: 14/9 - 17/9 
Week 38: 21/9 - 24/9

   

To participate on the tour....

* Need to be in good physical shape
* Max weight: 95 kilos
* Able to gallop.
* Minimum 2 participants on the tour.
* Able to saddle, groom etc.
* From 12 years
* Newbeginners should be between 14-60 years of age

Basic price: 3 750 SEK / person
 

* Riding tour according to programme
* Accommodation on Hedebo Farm in cottage  (2)
* Accommodation in old viste (1)
* Horse with packing equipment
* Riding guide (english spoken)
* Lending of helmet
* Fullboard during activities
  -Breakfast (3), Lunch (2) & Dinner (1)  

 Please Note!

* Only simple outdoor toilets are available on this tour.

* We share common sleeping cabin.