Fishing Expedition West Greenland July 2020


North Safari Outfitters offers a 5 day fishing adventure, in the Fjords Southwest of Kangerlussuaq in West Greenland.

On this fishing expedition, we will explore the fjords of Western Greenland and fish for cod, halibut, catfish and arctic char. We will us deep fishing gear and downrigger, you can bring your own gear or rent from us. Our MOPA Expedition power boat are equipped with trolling fishing gear and Garmin 526 fishfinder.

This is a fishing adventure in the worlds ‘’Last Frontier’’, where you will fish in waters very few people ever have fish in. We use two MOPA EXPEDITION power boats on the fishing adventure, the boats are design for the ruff arctic waters in Greenland. We will be 1-2 guides and max 4-5 fishermen on the adventure. We have good options to plan the fishing tour to your wish and needs.

We will fish cod in waters between 10-60 meters using 100-300 gr silver jig with tackle. We will fish arctic char in water between 1-10 meters from the surface using downrigger with 20-30 gr silver/ping/orange lures. We will fish halibut and catfish in waters between 5-60 meters using bait, jigs and heavy fishing gear.

You must be in good physical condition and be prepared for bad arctic weather during the sailing. We have all the necessary lifesaving equipment including, satellite phone, full survival suit, VHF radio, sos firelight ect. Safety is our top priority.

The average size of the Arctic Char is between 1 and 5 kilo, every year our clients catch arctic char bigger than 5 kilo. The average size of the Arctic Cod is between 1 and 8 kilo, but chance of catching cod bigger than 10 kilo are god. Halibut can get as big as 200 kg.

We pack the boats with all necessary equipment and we will camp by the coast or sleep in the boats depending on weather and wind.

We end the wildlife adventure by driving ATVs to the icecap where we will visit the magnificent Russel Glacier.

It is important that the participants are in good physical shape and willing to participate actively in driving ATV, sailing MOPA Expedition powerboat. The weather in July can offer sun and rain, the temperature is between 20 and -5 ° C).

We welcome you to an expedition you never forget. A expedition where you will live in close symbiosis with nature. Only a few places in the world, you will find this exclusive form of expedition - where it's only you and your guide in the Arctic fjords of Greenland.


Included:

- Full accommodation in tent/boat.
- All meals in camp and boat.
- ATV rental incl. equipment.
- MOPA powerboat rental incl. equipment.
- 1: 5 guided tour.
- Your life's adventure.
- All transport.
- Fishing license.



Not included:

- Flight ticket Copenhagen – Kangerlussuaq
- Stay in hotel before departure.




Price 1.900 euro per pers.

Booking : info@northsafari.com



Program:

Day 1:
- Arrival at Kangerlussuaq.
- Your guide will receive you at the airport.
- Transport on the ATV to the harbour.
- Sailing in MOPA powerboats on the Kangerlussuaq fjord.
- Fish for cod, catfish, halibut and arctic char.
- Dinner and overnight in a boat / tent camp.

Day 2-4:
- Exploring in MOPA powerboats on the Kangerlussuaq fjord and delta.
- Fish for cod, catfish, halibut and arctic char.
- Dinner and overnight in a boat / tent camp.

Day 5:
- Return to Kangerlussuaq port.
- Safari on ATV to Russel Glacier and ice cap.
- Trekking on the ice sheet.
- Return to Kangerlussuaq hotel

Day 6:
- Departure from Kangerlussuaq.