What do we offer? Mad Goats offers private & public sauna experiences, sea and river kayaking tours and våttkort courses, kayak & stand up paddle board rental in central Oslo and Sjoa, Norway. We have been operating for 8 years. In that time providing happiness and smiles on the water - don’t miss out on our 20 - 35% discounts for students and youth on all our activites!
KayakingWe teach the entry-level våttkort courses in central Oslo. Completing this course will allow you to rent kayaks from us. We also run sea kayak tours on Oslo Fjord - no experience is required to join. We offer whitewater kayaking courses & tours in Sjoa / Heidal.
SaunaWe offer drop-in sauna sessions, and private sauna bookings in Oslo. Perfect for parties, team building, and warming up after ice-bathing. Also a great activity to combine with swimming and/or paddling. Sauna use is one of the most relaxing, social and healthy activities there is!
Paddle boardingYou can rent a board from us for 1-2 hours from Tjuvholmen or Sukkerbiten, central city districts located along the Oslo Fjord waterfront. No experience is necessary. Just book online and turn up! We also offer stand-up paddling courses and tours for private groups, on request.
Our most booked activities Customer favourites year after year!
Public Sauna Sessions – Tjuvholmen
Self-service floating sauna in central Oslo, with public sessions daily (felles badstue). Book your place in advance! Enjoy an authentic nordic sauna experience and ice bathing on Oslofjord (Oslofjorden). Saunas are great places to hang with friends or make new ones while enjoying a healthy, fun and refreshing experience! Book sauna in advance during the weekend as this is the most popular time to enjoy sauna life on Oslo Fjord.
Akerselva River Kayak Tour
Our Akerselva River Kayak Tour “Akerselva kajakktur” is a one of a kind experience, paddling through the heart of Oslo and out into the Oslo Fjord. A fun adventure for the whole family or group of friends. No kayaking experience required; beginner friendly kayak tour. We guarantee fun and excitement on the river, followed by big smiles once back on land - and why it is known as the best kayaking trip in Oslo (padletur i Oslo). “Catch you on the water”!
3hr Våttkort Introduction to Sea Kayaking Course – Bispevika, Oslo
3-hr NPF Våttkort Introkurs in central Oslo with fun and experienced instructors. This is a beginner kayak course (nybegynner kajakkurs), so you will learn to kayak in a safe, slow-paced and fun environment. Bring your friends or come meet new ones! Once you get your våttkort you can rent kayaks from us from our locations along the Oslo waterfront. All our våttkort kayak lessons (våttkortkursene) can be bought as gift cards and booked for private events (privat gruppe).
Private Sauna Rental – Tjuvhomen
Self-service floating sauna on Oslofjord, located on the Oslo waterfront in central city. Available to book for private groups (Privat Badstue Oslofjorden). Perfect activity for birthdays, bachelor parties and team building events. Shared adversity in the ice cold water, and cosy sauna vibes is a great recipe for happiness and health. Book sauna in advance on public holidays and weekends as this is the most popular time to enjoy badstu life on Oslofjorden!
Self-service Paddle Board Rental – Tjuvholmen, Oslo
Stand-up paddling hire/rental (SUP-Brett Utleie) in Aker Brygge & Tjuvholmen. This is a beginner friendly water activity for the whole family. Enjoy exploring the waterfront while stand up paddle boarding on Oslofjord! Make sure to check out the canal between the Astrup Fearnley Museum and stop for a quick swim at the Tjuvholmen Sjøbad!
Kayak Tours of Oslo Fjord starting from the Munch Museum
Guided sea kayaking tours along the Oslo waterfront and exploring the Oslo islands. All equipment provided and no kayaking experience required. These tours range from 2 - 4hrs and are suitable for ages 12yr +. All equipment is provided by us, so just show up with a smile, water, appropriate clothing for the days weather and sunscreen! “Catch you on the water!”