Follow a bear researcher into the world of free ranging bears. 

Packages with a half day bearexcursion (5-6 hours)
At 2pm you will meet Andrea or Gunther in Kvarnberg, one of the most bear dense areas of Sweden 45km north from Orsa. They are working with bear research since 1998. They take you through an exhibition where you get an introduction on how research on wildlife bears is done. When you have learned how to immobilize a bear and other research practices, you head for the bear area and visit interesting spots where bears have been during a longer period and where you find lots of tracks from them. You visit a recently used den where you search for traces from the female and the cubs. You will also look for hair and scat samples and collect some data for the research. Some of the bears in the area have been radio marked. You can try the method that is used for localizing them without disturbing them. After some fundamental information about the bears’ life we continue to a scenic spot and have a meal by a campfire in the wilderness. Here you have the opportunity to ask more questions about research and the bears. With thrilling stories, newly made coffee and information on how to behave in case of a bear encounter, you round off this experience full tour into the wilderness at ca 8pm. The next day you can visit Orsa Rovdjurspark, the biggest predator park from Europe, and meet a bear. Recommanded age for this excursion is from 10 years.

Included in the package:
Two nights incl. breakfast, half day bear excursion incl meal and entrance to Orsa rovdjurspark.

Price:
2250kr per person in a double room
supplement single room 400kr

Packages with a small bear excursion (ca. 2 hours)
At 10am you will meet Andrea or Gunther in Kvarnberg, one of the most bear dense areas of Sweden 45km north from Orsa. They are working with bear research since 1998. They take you through an exhibition where you get a brief introduction on how research on wildlife bears is done. When you have learned about how to immobilize a bear you head for the bear area. You visit a recently used den where we search for traces from bears. Some of the bears in the area have been radio marked. You can try the method that is used for localizing them without disturbing them. After some fundamental information about the bears’ life we round off this experience full tour into the wilderness and leave the bear area and get back to civilization. Later this day or the day after you can meet bears at Orsa Rovdjurspark, the biggest predator park of Europe. Recommanded age for this excursion is from 5 years. 

Included in the package:
Two nights incl. breakfast, small bear excursion and entrance to Orsa rovdjurspark.

Price:
1350kr per person in a tripple room
1150kr per person in a fourbeds room 

Both packages are available between May and September.

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