From a special hide designed for photographing, you will get the possibility to watch and photograph the wolverine in his natural environment. It s possible to see as well wolves, badger, bears, white tailed eagle, goshawk, owls depending the season
Dates: 01-29.02 , 11.03 to 20.04
Group size min 1 – max 5 persons
Duration : 6 days / 5 nights or 8 days / 7 nights
Price : 750 €- 970 € / person
6 days / 5 nights package or 8 days / 7 nights
The wolverine is an arctic loner, a solitary and rare mammal, which is active all year around. From a special hide designed for photographing, we will get the possibility to watch and photograph the wolverine in his natural environment. The season is from March to October. From March to beginning of May, the wolverine will move on the snow.
Every year, up to 3 – 5 wolverines have been seen and photographed from these hides. From 20th April, some of the hides are used also to photograph bears, white-tailed eagle. In summer badger, wolves, foxes, owls, elks can appear in the area.
Special Wolverine offer you the possibility to concentrate on photography this rare and magnificient mammal. Begining of April, bears are not yet around, that give space and time to the wolverine to enjoy the hide area without the stress to be disturb by other predators.
The hides will be use in daytime (early morning) that give you time in evening to photography for example northern lights.
At the accommodation you will enjoy the red squirrels and different birds coming to the feeders.
First evening you will be welcome at Lentiira with an orientation / information and diner.
Daily program include breakfast, then we will take the direction of the hides with our photography equipment. The hides are less that a kilometer walk from the car and we will use sledges to carry equipments and use snowshoes if needed (included). The hides are equipped with beds, dry toilet and heater. In late afternoon, we will come back to the accommodation for a nice meal.
Depending the opportunities we will also enjoy other animals as wild forest reindeer, owls,…
- Accommodation in twin room,
- one warm meal a day and breakfasts
- picnic and snack in hides during the day
- 4 – 5 (or 5 – 6) days in hides (depending your flights timetable)
- Transfer from accommodation to the hides
- Transfer from Kajaani airport
- evening for northern lights
- travel insurance.
Equipment recommended: clothes according to cold weather (winter, superposition of layers, hat, gloves, winter waterproof shoes), binoculars, video and camera, tripod and head of tripod.