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Public Sauna Session – Jeløy, Moss
Self-service floating sauna on the central Moss waterfront. Our sauna sessions are 2hrs during weekdays and 2.5hrs in the weekends. Public sauna sessions are great places to relax, hang with friends or meet new ones. Regular sauna use and ice bathing has been scientifically proven to be very good for your health, increase your energy levels and improve your sense of wellbeing. We hope to see you in the sauna soon!
Experience Gift Cards
Looking for a unique and memorable gift? Our experience gift cards offer a range of exciting options, including kayaking courses, tours, and rentals in Oslo and Sjoa, as well as floating sauna experiences in Oslo and Moss. With something for everyone, our gift cards are the perfect way to give the gift of adventure and create lasting memories.
Guided whitewater kayak tours on the Sjoa, Otta and Lågen Rivers
Mad Goats can guide you down the 3 main whitewater rivers in the Sjoa and Heidal area - The Otta, Lågen and Sjoa. These rivers grade in difficulty from 1 to 3 so we can easily find the right fit for you! If you are wanting to be guided down Åsengjuvet or the Åmot sections we can arrange this but you will need to show a high level of competence first on the Sjoa play run section (Sjoa Normal) - catch you on the water!!
Oslo Fjord Kayak Tour – Bygdøy
Summer sea kayaking tour (kajakktur) around the beautiful Bygdøy Peninsula, where we stop at the famous Huk Beach for a swim, toilet break and to stretch our legs. The tour starts and ends at Sollerudstranda in Lysaker. Suitable for beginners. All equipment provided. We can also arrange this paddling tour (padletur) as a private tour (privat tur). Our Oslo kayak tours are a wonderful way to explore Oslofjord (Oslofjorden) while staying active and getting close to nature.
Våttkort Basic Course in River Kayaking – Sjoa, Norway
NPF 2-day basic våttkort course in whitewater kayaking in the famous Sjoa valley. This is a beginner kayaking course so you do not need to have kayaked before to join. This the Norges Padleforbud “Våttkort Grunnkurs i elvepadling / elvekajakk) and you will be awarded you Grunnkurs Elv våttkort after completion. On this course you will have the opportunity to learn the kayak roll (kajakkrulle) with is a must when learning how to river kayak - it is not fun swimming down all the whitewater rapids. We have accommodation (overnatting) options if you need a place to stay overnight in Sjoa.
Akerselva River Tour for Private Groups
A true Mad Goat urban paddling adventure in central Oslo. No previous experience required and all equipment provided. This tour is perfect for bachelor parties (Utdrikningslag), team building (teambygging aktiviteter) and kick off events! There is nothing like a day out on the water with Mad Goats to get your friends or colleagues fired up about life! Hands down the best kayaking experience (kajakk opplevelser) in Oslo! Gift cards are available.
3hr Våttkort Introduction to Sea Kayaking Course – Lysaker
3-hr NPF Våttkort ”Introkurs i havkajakk” from Lysaker, Oslo. Join us on the water with our fun and experienced instructors and learn the basic sea kayaking skills. 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. This kayak course (kajakk kurs) can also be booked for private groups and bought as a gift card. If you are looking for a longer course then we recommend you join our 2-day basic course (Grunnkurs i Havkajakk) - catch you on the water!
14hr Våttkort Basic Course in Sea Kayaking – 2 x days – Lysaker
NPF Våttkort “Grunnkurs i havkajakk” basic course on Oslo Fjord (Oslofjorden). This is a beginner course that runs over two-days and DOES NOT include overnight camping - so you will be able to sleep in your own bed between day 1 and day 2. We also run the same course with an overnight camping element if this suits you better - check out “basic course - overnight - Lysaker”. You do not need to have completed the “3hr Introkurs Hav Våttkortkurs” to attended this kayaking course. Private courses on request.
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!
Accommodation Options at Mad Goats Sjoa – Heidal Valley
Camping spots (telte / campingplasser) and simple cabins for overnight (overnatting) accommodation while on your kayak course or tour in Sjoa. Enjoy the beautiful forest views and the sound of birds singing beside the Sjoa river. We also have a sauna and hot tub that you are welcome to use when staying with us in Sjoa, Heidal.