Half day Snowshoe Hike | Nuuk

Tour Type
Day Tour
Duration
5 hours
Difficulty
Easy
Start town
Nuuk
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Description

Are you looking to get a bird’s eye view of Nuuk and its surrounding fjord system during the winter?  Do you enjoy snowshoeing or are you keen to try it for the first time? Then join us for a half-day snowshoe hike to the top of Quassussuaq mountain (450m).

The adventure begins with a short briefing about the planned snowshoeing trail and the current snow conditions. From the start of the trail, it is into the wild as you make your way up the steady but not-too-steep incline towards the peak of the mountain.  The speed of the hike will be set to accommodate everyone in the group, and there will plenty of opportunities for taking photographs.  

Once you reach the summit, you will enjoy stunning views of the mountains and numerous waterways that make up the Nuuk Fjord system, including the iconic Sermitsiaq.  Enjoy a well-deserved cup of coffee or tea while you take in the panorama before starting your descent back towards Nuuk.

Ready to go for a quick escape to the mountains? Select your preferred date and click Book Now to reserve your place. 

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Activities

Snowshoeing

Attractions

Quassussuaq | Lille Malene

Included

  • Experienced guide
  • Snow shoes
  • Trekking poles
  • Local snacks
  • Transfer from and back to meeting point
  • Coffee & Tea

What to bring

  • Day backpack
  • Waterproof / Windproof Jacket & Pants
  • Warm clothing preferably worn in layers
  • Warm hat and buff / scarf to cover ears and head
  • Warm gloves ( mittens recommended)
  • Ski goggles, Sunglasses
  • Suncream and lip balm
  • Water and snacks

Additional Information

  • For this excursion, you need to be able to hike for 3 hours in outdoor terrain. The elevation gain is between 300-400 meters.
  • Please inform in advance if you have any illness, lesion or problems that may affect your ability on the hike

Our customers are the foundation of Guide to Greenland so we make great efforts to provide you with the best possible service.

We are located in Greenland and cooperate with everyone involved in the Greenlandic tourism industry.  We are therefore perfectly placed to quickly react to changes or new wishes you may have to ensure you have the trip of a lifetime.

BOOK EARLY
The earlier you book your trip, the better the prices will be, and the more likely you will be able to book the tour you want for the dates/times you want.

Package tours can be sold out more than half a year in advance (note that Guide to Greenland does not include international flights in packages, except where indicated from Iceland or Denmark).  Day trips may sell out closer to your arrival date, but for popular destinations, certain dates/times can also sell out months in advance. We recommend that you secure all of your experiences by booking them well in advance of your trip.

CANCELLATIONS
All cancellations must be made via e-mail.

Although Guide to Greenland is committed to ensuring the best protection and service for our customers in the event of a cancellation, we are obliged to charge cancellation fees. This is in accordance with Greenland travel industry business practices. Details can be found in our general cancellation policy

Note: Due to COVID-19, a temporary cancellation policy applies. You can find it in the footer of the website under the "Terms & Conditions".

Description

Are you looking to get a bird’s eye view of Nuuk and its surrounding fjord system during the winter?  Do you enjoy snowshoeing or are you keen to try it for the first time? Then join us for a half-day snowshoe hike to the top of Quassussuaq mountain (450m).

The adventure begins with a short briefing about the planned snowshoeing trail and the current snow conditions. From the start of the trail, it is into the wild as you make your way up the steady but not-too-steep incline towards the peak of the mountain.  The speed of the hike will be set to accommodate everyone in the group, and there will plenty of opportunities for taking photographs.  

Once you reach the summit, you will enjoy stunning views of the mountains and numerous waterways that make up the Nuuk Fjord system, including the iconic Sermitsiaq.  Enjoy a well-deserved cup of coffee or tea while you take in the panorama before starting your descent back towards Nuuk.

Ready to go for a quick escape to the mountains? Select your preferred date and click Book Now to reserve your place. 

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1 095 DKK

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1 095 DKK