Summer activities

Reportage i Hemmets veckotidning nr 46

Renbiten offers several different arrangements, whish you can get to enjoy the magnificent mountain nature and the Sámi culture. All depended to the seasons, the weather and your wishes. In this area  sámi people has lived and worked for thousands of years. Here you will find traces from reindeerheardeing from both past and present. And, this is the wright place to experience silence, harmony and the opportunity for the soul to find peace.
Everything presented in a magnificent mountain scenery.

Below you will find a sample of differend guided daytours offered during the summer. Arrangements to suit the family, old or young, for the company, or perhaps to celebrate any anniversary. All guided tours are suit to be the best for each guests’ ability.
NOTE! The activities must be booked, at least the day before.
The minimum of participants of the activities is 4. 

We also offer multi-day event. Read more under the “Adventure Package”

For us it is very important to preserve the Sami language skills and traditions, while we want to provide a positive experience that you can carry with you a long time.
Please take contakt, so we can create an experience that suits you best!

 

 Taste of sápmi

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Do you want to experience the Sami cuisine and have an experience for all your senses?
During 2-3 hours we will tell stories about the fantastic sami culture and the sámi cuisine,  while enjoying a variety of Sami dishes made over the fire. An experience that you will remember for a long time and it fits perfectly for special occasions or anniversaries.

Mondays at 18.00 h.

Price: 690 skr per person.
(children? Contact us for a price) 

Do you want to stay over night?
Sleep in one of our tipis on reindeerfurs and listen to the sounds of fire.
Price: 1000 skr/ tipi and night.
Breakfast basket:
Included ex. different products from reindeermeat:
Price: 100 skr/person.


Life as a reindeerherder during the eight seasons.

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Together with our tamed reindeer we will hike to one of our tipis (this tour is suitable for both children and those who are having some trouble hiking) In the tipi we will tell you about the life as a reindeerherder during our eight seasons, drink coffee the same way, and enjoy different sámi delicacies.

Wednesdays kl. 14,00-16,00
Price: 390 skr/person, 250 skr/barn 6-12 years.
150 skr/child 2-5 year.


 Reindeer- a magnificent animal!

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Meet our tamed reindeer, feed them and be fascinated by stories about how fantastic reindeer are- fully adopted to the artic climate. Did you know that they can see things our eyes can´t?!
Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays kl. 10,00-11,00
Price: 140 skr/person


 

Hiking with reindeer

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Experience the reindeer up close, when we hike together into a historical forest and learn about the samiculture.  Enjoy coffee and different delicacies from the sámicousine.

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Tuesdays and Thursdays kl 14,00-16,00
Price: 390 skr/ person, 250 skr/ child -12 years
150 skr/ child 3-5 year. 


Ol Antas old settlement

Ol Antas kåta vid Grövelsjön

In the early 1900s, Ol Anta was living on the western side of Grövelsjön to guard the borderline into Norway. We will visit his settlement and be fascinated to stories of his life. In the summer of 2016 we, together with an archeologist, found another old settlement that we will visit.

Bring your own lunch, and we will offer you the Sami way of drinking coffee.

Fridays at 11.00-14,00
Price: 490 skr per person 250 skr/ child 4-12 year. 


Maadther Ajjas (grandfathers) summer settlement

Rofylldhet vid sommarkåtan i Grövelsjön

This is a magical experience, where you will see how the life of a reindeer herder was when our grandfather was alive. Together with our tamed reindeer we will hike to one of his summer settlements (kåta), where he stayed with his ten children, workers and dogs. We will serve you a traditional sámi meal and coffee made over the fire.
Contact us for more information and booking. 


 Hiking in the steps of the reindeerherders- a hike in history.

Ol Antas kåta vid Grövelsjön

Experience the history of Sámi in our magnificent mountains. Learn how to read nature and find tracks from historical activities like hunting pit systems, old sámi settlements and reindeer grazing. Coffee and delicacies from the Sámi cuisine are included.

.Contakt us for more information and booking.  


 Slideshow about the sámiculture

Kalvmärkning vid GrötvallsjönAre you curious about what the Sami year looks like, the shifts of the seasons and stories about living as a reindeerherder in Sweden’s southernmost samivillage.
Week 35-38 we show pictures and tell stories at STF Grövelsjöns Fjällstation.
Pre-booking is not required, but payment is made at the receptiondesk of the mountain station.
Welcome!
Wednesdays at 20.30. (About 1 hour)