Try your hand at ice fishing in a secluded lake that has frozen over for winter. Cook your catch afterwards over an open campfire or enjoy the snacks and hot drinks provided.
✔️ Enjoy the beauty of Lappish nature
✔️ Lappish countryside
01.12 - 01.04
~ 3 hours
You’ll be collected from your accommodation in Central Rovaniemi and driven to a secluded lake about 20-30 minutes from the city. After you arrive, you’ll be given all the warm clothes and equipment needed for what’s ahead.
When you’re ready, you’ll wander onto the thick layer of ice covering the lake. Your guide will help you drill a hole through the ice and will give you tips about how to best attract grayling in the frigid conditions. The groups are small, so you’ll get plenty of individual attention from the guide and you can ask as many questions as you wish. Pro Tip: Techniques that you might have learned/seen from fishing in warmer weather won’t necessarily work!
You’ll spend the next hour sitting on the tranquil frozen lake with your rod in hand. While the ice fishing is the main event, the surrounding nature is beautiful and peaceful. So be sure to take a moment to soak in the relaxing atmosphere as you chase a bite.
After an hour, you’ll head back to the shore to warm up. You’ll get some hot snacks and drinks and can enjoy them by an open campfire. It’s a great opportunity to relax in the quiet wintry forest and to take some photos of your beautiful surrounds. You can cook anything that you’ve caught over the campfire too!
Finally, you’ll jump back into the comfortable minivan for the return trip to your accommodation in Central Rovaniemi.
✔️ Ice fishing experience
✔️ Professional English speaking guide
✔️ Hotel pickup & drop off
⚡ Seasonal outdoor clothing
A booking is confirmed when you receive a confirmation email. If you think you have made a booking and have not received an email confirmation, please send us an e-mail with an inquiry through our contact form, and we will figure this out together.
You can pay through the internet, through our website. This is by far the easiest, safest and fastest way to reserve and pay for your adventure. You will receive a voucher as a confirmation via e-mail which you will need to bring with you for your trip. You will always get a voucher by email: REMEMBER TO PRINT IT OUT AND BRING IT ALONG OR MAKE SURE THAT YOU CAN SHOW IT ON YOUR ELECTRONIC DEVICE!
There are a few different ways you can book our trips. First of all, you can book almost all our trips right here on our website. There is a booking window on each tour page and we do recommend that you book and pay for your trip there, preferably in good time as we keep our groups small and some tours tend to sell out.
If the trip you would like to book is not bookable online, you can call or email our office directly, the phone number is +358 40 744 2567. Another way is to send us an e-mail with an inquiry through our contact form. What we need to have is your name, how many people are in your party, where you are staying, a way of contacting you either an e-mail or a phone number and what tour you are trying to book.
This is a nice question. We ask all participants to be ready from the start of the pickup time indicated in the voucher. Please be at your assigned location at the start time that you chose when booking the tour.
Here you should wait for your guide. Have your email and phone number listed with us so we can contact you if we run into any trouble finding you.
1. Start with thermal underwear and warm socks.
2. If it’s really cold, –20 or below, wear an additional fleece layer on top of your thermals. Another pair of socks, preferably woolly or thermal, will keep your feet warm.
3. Wear pants with thermal lining. Don’t underestimate the importance of a neck warmer or a scarf. Slip into your winter boots and do them up well.
4. Almost done! Throw on your winter jacket, put on a warm hat and thermal gloves. Don’t forget to tuck your gloves into your sleeves and zip your jacket ALL the way up
Nordic Adventures is happy to tell you where you can rent costumes if there is such a need!
Most of our tours (please see specifications under each tour) include transfers from accommodation in Rovaniemi city area. It is included in the adventure price. Transfers from accommodation places located further out from the city (for example Arctic Snow Hotel, Apukka Resort, Arctic Circle Wilderness Lodge Resort) can be arranged at an additional cost.
The pick up is usually 5-20 min before the start of the safari (time in your voucher). Transportation back is immediately after the end of the safari.
We try to provide exact pickup time one day before the start of the tour by email or text message/whats-app, which is why it is important that you provide your valid email and phone number when booking a tour.
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