You’ve got your roll down and have had lots of practice on grade 2 river sections. You feel you are ready to take the next step on your  journey to becoming a grade 3 whitewater kayaker  and take on the class III rapids of the mighty Sjoa River!

River: Sjoa

Duration: 3 hours including briefing, getting kitted out, driving to river and back and the tour itself.

Price: 1490 kr per person (25% discount for students)

What is included: Kayak and all kit hire including wetsuit; transport by minibus from our school to the river and back.

What to bring: 2 x layers of wool thermals, a towel, swimwear and a warm change of clothes, water, snacks and sunscreen,

Private group option: Don’t see the date you want? We also offer private guided tours for individuals and small groups. Or get in touch by email at and we will try to help.

Gift cards: All of our activities can be purchased as gift cards. Just choose the “gift card” option during the booking process.

Our location: Mad Goats Sjoa, Heidalsvegen 834, 2677 Nedre Heidal

Getting here: Train to Otta (the fastest train is with SJ Nord) then bus to Faukstad – see If you are driving, we have some space for parking at the kayak school.

Accommodation: We offer camping and cabin options from 99 kr per person per night. We also have an onsite sauna – a day pass is only 299 kr per person, and you can use it as much as you like!