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|Available:||June 1 - October 1|
|Times:||Flexible start times|
|Group Size:||No size restrictions|
See main description for prices
Finnmark, Norway's northernmost county, is covered with lakes and rivers to explore. The Alta fjord is full of broad landscapes and hidden little inlets just waiting to be discovered. If you would like to explore on your own, we can provide you with all the gear you need: canoes or kayaks, paddles, life jackets, and trailers for transporting the boats.
Equipment and Prices (all are per day):
|Ally canoes (foldable)||NOK 500, NOK 1500 deposit per boat|
|Polyethelyne canoes||NOK 500|
|Sea kayak (Tahe Marine, Wind Solo)||NOK 500|
|Tandem touring kayak (Necky Manitou II)||NOK 750|
|Canoe/kayak trailer (space for 8 boats)||NOK 800 + MVA, NOK 1000 deposit|
The above prices for boats include oars and life jackets. The client is liable for any damage or abnormal wear and tear. Equipment may be collected at the rental office; delivery and collection to another location around Alta can be arranged for an extra cost of NOK 300.