INFORMATION ABOUT THE FOLLOWING CAMP
WELCOME TO THE GREATEST EXPERIENCE IN SUMMER!
Come to Folgefonna and have the coolest week of the year! Super nice park with lots of snow waiting for you !. New in 2021 is that 10-year-olds can also participate!
Come to Folgefonna and have a different week Do something other than hanging around in the city or traveling. Join a bunch of young people having fun bot oin the hills and at the camp. New in 2021 is that 10 year-olds also can participate!
Those who visit Folgefonna always come back! We have been staying since 1995, and there is always things to do, and mostly of our participants comes home with friends and memories for life! Parents can trust that their children are well taken care of, our staff and managers have long experience and provide a safe framework around the activities. Read more about our conditions further down. All campers receive a permanent contact person who can be reached by phone throughout the week. We always have adult contacts available, it should be safe to attend camp!
FOOD AND DRINK
Of activities we have 3 mini ramps outside, many large trampolines, windsurfing, kiting, swimming (remember swimwear), fishing, volleyball, football and playstation for rainy days. All activities and the program in the hills are up to each individual to decide if they want to participate. But we demand that everyone must meet on the ground every day, as we are all here to experience Folgefonna.
This year we are lucky to have Kvamnet on our team! They are the main sponsor of the camp. Kvamnet connects us to their fiber network, so you can keep your friends updated on social media!
PACKAGE LIST (TRANSLATING IN PROGRESS!)
-Warm clothes - remember that it can snow on Folgefonna in the summer!
-Pocket money for food and sweets - we only take cash and Vipps!
-Rainwear and rubber boots - remember that we are in the west country!
-Ski / snowboard equipment - this can also be borrowed for free!
Sunscreen with a high factor - the sun is strong on the glacier!
-Camera - good summer photos are nice to have!
-Evt. fishing rod - there is a lot of trout in the water!
-Evt. skateboarding and protection
-Evt. wetsuit for wakeboarding
-Mobile, tablet and chargers
-Sleeping bag and pillow
INFORMATION FOR PARENTS
Folgefonna Snowboard and Ski Camp is a drug-free event that is best suited for young people from 10 to 17 years with interests in action sports. There is full speed every day with activities at the ski center where you ride with good trainers, as well as other fun activities in the evening.
Start: June 28, 2021
End: July 3, 2021 at 11:00
Registration deadline: 1 May 2021
The camp costs 4800, - per participant
-Transport from the camp to the ground
Folgefonna Camp House
During the camp, your child will participate in training in the mountains and many activities. Participants with a food card (NOK 300) will be served a good breakfast and you will bring lunch that you bring to the mountains. We serve dinner from 60 to 80kr. For all meals, there are options for allergy sufferers, vegetarians or people who, for reasons of life, do not eat certain foods - just remember to write this in the registration. We also have a kiosk where you can buy sweets, soft drinks and snacks. We also take payment with Vipps here.
Everyone sleeps in cabins and farmhouses, and you must remember to bring your own bed linen or sleeping bag. You live with those you want!
We set up our own bus to the camp which runs round trip between Lillehammer and Folgefonna via Oslo. This costs 800, - round trip. We pick up those who come by bus and ferry from Bergen in the center of Jondal. Click HERE to read more.
Throughout the camp, we have people in charge who take care of the children and several of the adults have first aid and lifesaving courses. In addition, we have our own HSE manager throughout the camp. We would very much like to have your children visit and are very concerned that the camp should be a safe and positive experience for all participants. It is perfectly fine to contact us by email or phone both before, during and after the camp. During the camp we will have a hotline we are available around the clock. You may also want to equip your child with a cell phone in case of acute homesickness or you need to contact them directly.
MORE INFORMATION ?
It is important to us that you feel that your child is safe at the summer camp and that you trust us. If there is any information you do not find on these websites, just contact us and we will inform you as best we can. Pål Bentsrud email@example.com +47 907 80 145
THE JOURNEY TO THE FOLLOW-UP SUMMER CAMP
For those of you who want a quiet and relaxing trip to Folgefonna, it can be a good alternative to ride our bus.
We drive from Lillehammer via Oslo every week the camp is arranged. We stop at several places along the way, below you see the relevant stops.
Oslo, Hotel Atrium Vika by Aker Brygge: 09.00
Sandvika Station by the taxi rank: 09.20
Asker Station: 09.45
Drammen Bus Station v / Circle K, Strømsø: 10.15
Langelva / Hokksund: 10.40
Kongsberg, outside Kongsberg Kino, Nymoenstorg 4: 11.00
Estimated arrival at the camp is no later than 17.00
Saturday 27 June approx. at 19.00 in Oslo at Hotel Atrium