• HOTEL AAK ADVENTURES

    JOIN OUR TOURS FOR THE ULTIMATE ROMSDAL ADVENTURE.

  • HOTEL AAK ADVENTURES

    JOIN OUR TOURS FOR THE ULTIMATE ROMSDAL ADVENTURE.

  • HOTEL AAK ADVENTURES

    JOIN OUR TOURS FOR THE ULTIMATE ROMSDAL ADVENTURE.

Ski Touring in Romsdalen

Do you love ski touring, but you're not familiar in the Romsdal Alps? Don`t worry! We bring you proffesional guides. They are waiting for YOU to join them in the mountains. Our guides are experienced skiers and knows the local weather and terrain here in Romsdalen. They are always looking for the best skiing conditions, for you to get the best experience while skiing in the Romsdal Alps.   Our guides work close with our guests, so that everyone can participate in the decision of where we choose to go. 

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Become a better skier

Do you love ski touring and keep dreaming about the perfect powder flow? Start the season with a ski technique course and get ready for the ski touring season. Our instructors will guide you on your way to the perfect powder carve. This weekend suits you if you have some experience with ski touring, but want to become a better skier.   Included in the course: Two days with focus on skiing technique in small groups. Max 6 participants per guide. Lift pass one day, ski touring one day A nice two course dinner Friday evening Even better three course dinner Saturday After Ski Snack - just enough to keep you going until dinner Sauna   Extra package for accommodation: Two nights at Hotel Aak Homemade breakfast Big Norwegian lunch pack with hot drinks on your own thermos Not included: Insurance, ski equipment, avalanche safety equipment, drinks at the hotel.   Need to rent skis or avalanche safety gear? We have ski touring equipment for rental at Hotel Aak. Ski Package = touring skis, skins, boots, poles NOK 600,- per day Avalanche Safety Equipment = tranciever, probe, shovel NOK 300,- per day   Available: 18.-20. januar 15.-17. februar 8. - 10. mars   Min 4 participants to run the course. Can be hold on other dates upon request. E-mail: booking@hotelaak.no

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Ski Touring & Yoga in Romsdalen

Yoga and Ski Touring in Romsdalen Do you dream about escaping the city, to a quiet place with raw nature? Hotel Aak and Romsdal Yoga has planned your dream weekend. The weekend is filled with yoga, ski touring, great food and relaxation. We hope February will give us nice and dry powder snow, and this will be a weekend for you to seek flow. The package includes all the meals you need for a weekend of yoga and ski touring! Yoga All classes are led at the hotel by Ingrid Devor from Romsdal Yoga. Ingrid is the manager of Romsdal Yoga and has taught yoga for over 10 years. The classes will be adjusted to the level of the group and suits for everyone. Either you are new to yoga, or have been practicing for a while, Ingrid will instruct you on your level. Ashtanga Yoga is a physical yoga practice where you use the breath to move dynamic from position to position. Perfect practice before and after skiing. Easy Yoga: on Saturday there will be a yoga session in the sauna after skiing. This will be a more calm yoga with focus on easy positions. Good deep breathing exercises and easy meditation. You can read more about Ingrid and Romsdal Yoga here. Ski Touring in Romsdal Romsdalen is one of the best ski touring destinations in Europe. No lifts, just the pure and raw nature. Several valleys to choose from, depending on the weather and snow conditions. Our guides are experienced and has a broad expertise in alpine skiing and mountaineering, as well as local knowledge about the terrain and weather systems here in Romsdalen. We aim to create good experiences for our guests, and the guides will plan the tours after group, snow- and weather conditions. Focus in planning and in the mountain is safe route planning and how to find the best snow. ​ Equipment Romsdal Yoga has yoga mats for loan and you can rent ski equipment at Hotel Aak.

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Introduction to ski touring

Har du lyst til å prøve topptur i vinter?  Hotel Aak tilbyr en helg der du får praktisk innføring i konseptet skitur med randonee-utstyr. Det blir toppturer med guide lørdag og søndag, i tillegg til mye god mat og hygge på Hotel Aak.​ ​ Vi har fokus på grunnleggende ferdigheter for ferske toppturutøvere. Pris med og uten overnatting.   Inkludert i kurspakken: To skidager med guide. Fokus på grunnleggende toppturferdigheter.  Deilig toretters middag fredag Enda bedre treretters middag lørdag Digg afterski-snacks lørdag Badstue etter lange turer i fjellet I tillegg får du dette i overnattingspakken: Overnatting, to netter på Hotel Aak Hjemmelagde frokoster Nistepakker til turene og varm drikke på egen termos   Utstyrsleie  Vi leier ut toppturutstyr og skredutstyrs-pakker. Lurt å bestille tidlig, for å være sikker på at vi har utstyr som passer deg tilgjengelig.  Skipakke = toppturski m/dynafit binding og feller, skistøvler og staver.  Kr 600,- pr dag Skredpakke = sender/mottaker, spade og søkestang. Kr 300,- pr dag   Datoer: 4 - 6. januar 18. - 20. januar 8. - 10. februar Gjennomføres v/ min 4 deltagere. Kan også bestilles andre datoer på forespørsel.  

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Romsdalseggen Hike

Is Romsdalseggen Ridge on your bucket list? If not, you should reconsider it. Come to Romsdalen and experience the most beautiful hike in Norway together with our handpicked guides. About the hike We will guarantee breathtaking views and airy trails. The hike is intermediate to advanced level, with a touch of scrambling on the most exposed sections of the hike. We will use about 6-8 hours, depending on the group. The hike is on a 10 km long ridge with around 1000 metres of ascent and 1200 metres descent. The trails are mostly rock sections with some small and big boulders. The last part down to the city is mostly forest trail with roots and, of course, the great Romsdal-stairs made by sherpas from Nepal. Here we will pass the famous viewpoint "Rampestreken" 550 metres above the fjord and the town of Åndalsnes. Don't forget your camera this day! Our guides are handpicked and will make sure you will have a safe and memorable tour.  Included in the price: Guide Transfer from Åndalsnes town to starting point What you need to bring for this hike: Hiking shoes Small backpack Warm layers, wind and waterproof (Norwegian mountains can be rough even in July!) Lunch pack and water bottle Recommended: Hiking poles. You can rent poles at Hotel Aak.

Hiking in Romsdalen

We will guide you to the best hikes in Romsdalen. Experience the area from up high in the mountains with magnificent views towards the green valley, turquise Rauma river and the fjords of Romsdalen. Romsdalen has everything from easy to challenging hiking terrain. We will choose the best hike for your group. Guide ratio 1:8.    

Tour de Trollstigen

We will guide you with our electric bikes up the Trollstigen Road, one of  Norway's most famous tourist icons! Norwegian Scenic Route  Norwegian Scenic Route Trollstigen offers a spectacular cycling experience. With it's 11 hairpin turns that roll up the mountain side. Up on the Trollstigen plateau we will enjoy the breathtaking view and pricewinning architecture, before cruising down the hairpin road back to Hotel Aak. Enjoy fresh air and fabolous views as you roll! Easy Adventure The nice thing about electric bikes is that you can bike without using that much physical power. You don't need to be in very good shape to take this tour with us. Most people that know how to ride a normal bicycle can manage to do this guided tour. 

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Bike & Hike in Åndalsnes

This years new tour: Bike & Hike with Hotel Aak Our guides will take you on a fun day tour, where you get to try out electric bikes as a new way to get to the hiking trail. We will start at Hotel Aak and find equipment that fits you, before we roll away towards today’s adventure. We will bike up the famous Trollstigen Road and choose a hike up on the mountain by Trollstigen Platau.  Level Moderate biking. Moderate hiking. NB! Remember that we will be outside for a whole day and can have some weather and wind in the mountains. Bring clothes (warm, wind and waterproof) for the weather conditions in Norway. This tour fits you if... ..you would like to try something new and exciting! ..you want to do both electric biking and hiking, but you only have one day to spend in Romsdalen! The tour is recommended for everyone who can ride a normal bike and who can hike a mountain trail in the terrain.

Electric bike rental in Åndalsnes

Experience Romsdalen with electric bikes! Enjoy fresh air and fabulous views when you ride along the river, through the town of Åndalsnes and between the steep mountains in Romsdalen Valley.

Riverwalk - Rauma River with local guide

Get to know the old history, cultural- and wild life of the Rauma River. Join our local guide for a hike on easy trails along Rauma River. You will get the wilderness feeling among waterfalls, high mountains and boulders in the forest. The tour is led by Arne Skiri, who is born, raised and still lives at the Skiri Farm.   Duration: 2 hours

More Adventures in Romsdal

Entry ticket Norsk Tindesenter

The Norwegian Mountaineering Centre (Norsk Tindesenter) is a brand new visitor center in Åndalsnes focusing on Norwegian mountaineering history and mountain adventure sports.  Start your visit by watching our film "Trollfolk" (all languages) from the Romsdal surrounding, and see what great activites are done here. The story incorporates a fairytail story with animation that is sure to keep everyone interested for the time the movie lasts (15 min). The moviescreen itself is 3D, simulates a rock wall, and reaches from floor to ceiling. After the movie you can continue your visit on 2nd floor, and explore the new and modern exhibit of the Norwegian mountaineering museum. The exhibit features several interactive stations, different activites to try, videos, photos, documentation as well as a shadow theatre film to finish up with. All texts/videos are in Norwegian and English language. In the tower of the building you`ll find Norway`s highets indoor climbing hall. Here you can watch people climb of even give it a go yourself. With  60 climbs spread over 20 anchors, there is plenty of scope whatever your ability. For the little ones (3 yrs +) we have a nice wee bouldering cave that can keep the smalles ones occupied for hours.    Guided tours of the museum available upon request.   

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Guided tour: Romsdalsstigen Via Ferrata -Intro wall (3-4hrs)

The Romsdalsstigen Intro wall route is the perfect introduction to Via Ferrata climbing, where you move out of the comfort zone into a more stimulating and memorable experience. The climb takes  3-4 hrs return, and does not require any previous climbing experience. You will be guided by professionals and secured to the mountain by cable throughout. Minimum age: 12 yrs/40 kg. Meet at the reception of the Norwegian Mountaineering Centre (Norsk Tindesenter) in Åndalsnes.  All technical equipment is provided.  Enjoy your climb!   ROUTE MAP - The Introwall is the yellow route on this map.    BE PREPARED:  We`ll be up on a mountain, here is what you should bring:  Small backpack Lunch and lots to drink Wind and weatherproof pants and jacket Mid-layers according to weather Buff or hat Protective gloves (can be bought at the mountaineering centre) Camera (straps required!) Sturdy hiking footwear (preferably with Vibram soles) Sunglasses/sunscreen ACTIVE WEAR IS RECOMMENDED, DRESS FOR THE WEATHER:    FOOTWEAR GUIDE:    For information about parking, see itinary tab at the top.

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Guided tour: Romsdalsstigen Via Ferrata -West wall (5-6hrs)

The Romsdalsstigen West wall route is a real challenge. This is the trip if you seek excitement, like to challenge yourself, have a physical condition above the average and are comfortable with climbing in steep terrain.The climb takes you to the top of Nesaksla, where you get a magnificent view of the Romsdalen valley. The climb is more exposed, vertical and thrilling, as well as including an airy bridge crossing. The West wall route takes 5-6 hrs return, and is a fully professional guided ascent secured to the mountain by cable always. Minimum age: 16 yrs/40 kg. Meet at the reception of the Norwegian Mountaineering Centre (Norsk Tindesenter) in Åndalsnes.  All technical equipment is provided.    ROUTE MAP:  BE PREPARED: We`ll be up on a mountain, here is what you should bring:  Small backpack Lunsj and lots to drink Wind and weatherproof pants and jacket Mid-layers according to weather Buff or hat Protective gloves (can be bought at the mountaineering centre) Camera (straps required!) Sturdy hiking footwear (preferably with Vibram soles) Sunglasses/sunscreen ACTIVE WEAR IS RECOMMENDED, DRESS FOR THE WEATHER:  FOOTWEAR GUIDE:  For information about parking, see itinary tab at the top. 

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Via Ferrata Kit hire

Experienced via ferrata climbers may climb Romsdalsstigen Via Ferrata on their own.  Via ferrata kits are compulsary, and can be rented at the Norwegian Mountaineering Centre.  The gear must be returned no later than 6 p.m. the same day. Make sure you understand all the safety regulation and rules before you start your trip.  Read the signs at the start of each route.  All children under the age of 16 must be accompanied by an adult.   Age limit Intro wall 12 yrs/40 kg.  Age limit West wall 16 yrs/40 kg.  All climbing in Romsdalsstigen Via Ferrata is entirely on your own responsibility.    ROUTE MAP:    BE PREPARED:  You`ll be up on a mountain, here is what you should bring:  Small backpack Lunch and lots to drink Wind and weatherproof pants and jackets Mid-layer according to weather Buff or hat Protective gloves (can be bought at Norsk Tindesenter) Camera (straps required) Sturdy hiking footwear Sunglasses/sunscreen ACTIVE WEAR IS RECOMMENDED, DRESS FOR THE WEATHER:  FOOTWEAR GUIDE:  For information about parking, see intinary tab at the top.   

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SUP på Istra

Lyst å prøve SUP padling i Romsdal? Unik opplevelse! Stå på padlebrett (SUP) og opplev spektakulær natur mens du rolig padler frem på rolig grønn elv med den fantastiske Romsdalsnaturen rundt deg på alle kanter!We offer a fantastic paddle experience on Istra or Rauma river. This is an activity that suits most people with a normal physical health. Vi gir nødvendig kursing og fører deg trygt frem med våre autoriserte og lokalkjente guider.   The paddle-adventure offers hours with hillarious fun combined with a fantastic nature experiences. You stand on the paddleboard on a smaragd green river, and the water flows gently under your feet. The professional SUP-guide from Friluftslek wiill make this to a great adventure. Add this to your bucket-list if you are a real nature lover.

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Rent Skis in Romsdalen

Ski Package We rent out ski touring- and avalanche safety equipment at Hotel Aak.  All skis are new the season of 2018/2019. The package includes touring skis with bindings, skins, boots and poles.  

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Skredpakke til toppturen - utleie

På Hotel Aak kan du leie skredpakke til toppturen. Pakken inneholder: Mammut Barryvox S Skredsøker Mammut Probe 240 Søkestang Mammut Alugator Ride spade

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Electric bike rental in Åndalsnes

Experience Romsdalen with electric bikes! Enjoy fresh air and fabulous views when you ride along the river, through the town of Åndalsnes and between the steep mountains in Romsdalen Valley.

Hiking Poles

Rent hiking poles from Hotel Aak. Good support to your Romsdalseggen hike, or other hikes in Romsdalen. 

Via Ferrata Kit hire

Experienced via ferrata climbers may climb Romsdalsstigen Via Ferrata on their own.  Via ferrata kits are compulsary, and can be rented at the Norwegian Mountaineering Centre.  The gear must be returned no later than 6 p.m. the same day. Make sure you understand all the safety regulation and rules before you start your trip.  Read the signs at the start of each route.  All children under the age of 16 must be accompanied by an adult.   Age limit Intro wall 12 yrs/40 kg.  Age limit West wall 16 yrs/40 kg.  All climbing in Romsdalsstigen Via Ferrata is entirely on your own responsibility.    ROUTE MAP:    BE PREPARED:  You`ll be up on a mountain, here is what you should bring:  Small backpack Lunch and lots to drink Wind and weatherproof pants and jackets Mid-layer according to weather Buff or hat Protective gloves (can be bought at Norsk Tindesenter) Camera (straps required) Sturdy hiking footwear Sunglasses/sunscreen ACTIVE WEAR IS RECOMMENDED, DRESS FOR THE WEATHER:  FOOTWEAR GUIDE:  For information about parking, see intinary tab at the top.   

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