Isn’t it time that we do something different than the small-talk in crowded and noisy conference halls? There is a more adventurous path. Combine your stay at the festival with a networking hike over the famous and spectacular Besseggen ridge on the 9th of September. Together with other participants you will have the chance to experience an unique setting for deep conversations.

Boat from Gjendesheim at 0930. (Be there at 0920)

To book this guided tour you need to be a registered participant at the Slow Business Adventure.

PRICE: 999,- NOK approximately 110 EUR or 120 USD

Your guide

The team behind Gjendeguiden that will accompany you on this hike are experienced mountain guides and will make sure you walk safely over the ridge. Most people use between 6 and 8 hours, including time for rest stops, when traversing the Besseggen route. With an elevation increase of nearly 1,000 metres (over 3,000 feet), Besseggen is a long hike. Please note the equipment list below.

Equipment list

  • Wind- and waterproof jacket and pants

  • Wool underwear

  • Gloves

  • Wool cap

  • Hiking boots

  • Backpack (Min 35 l)

  • Map and compass/gps

  • Basic first-aid equipment

  • Bandages for blisters

  • Sunglasses

  • Water bottle with minimum 1 litre of water

  • Lunch pack for 7-9 hour trip

  • Some sweets to keep you cheery

  • Camera for photographic evidence

  • Money or bank card for souvenirs (or for purchasing photographic evidence…)