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25 Jun 2018
“Really nice”
23 Jul 2017
“Lovely 3 hour sea kayak trip on Oslo Fjord”
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Mad Goats Kayak School organizes kayak courses and tours around Oslo. We are crazy goats - and we have fun on the water. You can find us at the back of the Opera House in central Oslo, where we organize courses in sea kayaking. In addition, you can...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Kiersten Flagstads Plass 38 | Mad Goats Container, Oslo 0150, Norway
+47 400 80 440
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Reviewed 25 June 2018 via mobile

Superb experience, really recommend the trip down akerselva. You paddle underneath the city center in a dark tunnel😮😃

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 23 July 2017

We had a really leisurely trip out around Hovedoya under the supervision of Tord, who was lovely and professional. Tord spoke perfect English, and all email communication was also perfect English - helpful for those of us without Norwegian! The trip was suitable for beginners,...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank EmmaRunswick
Stina F, Owner at Mad Goats Kayak School, responded to this reviewResponded 24 July 2017

Hi Emma, thank you for the feedback. We are happy you enjoyed the tour. Hope to see you and Alan in the future.

Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

I live in Oslo and have been looking for the best way to gain the skills I need to go sea kayaking. I found that way with Mad Goats. Calm, professional and playful instructor, all the equipment needed is included, a variety of courses and...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank YvonneAmund
MadGoatsKayak, Eier at Mad Goats Kayak School, responded to this reviewResponded 19 July 2017

Wow, thank you! Looking forward to seeing you again :)

Reviewed 17 July 2017

We went on the two-hour guided tour down Akerselva a sunny afternoon. An overall great experience with cool guides and a funky new way to see Oslo. I've never set foot in a kayak before, but found it quite easy, and will definitely try it...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Havard1984
MadGoatsKayak, Eier at Mad Goats Kayak School, responded to this reviewResponded 18 July 2017

Happy to hear that you enjoyed the kayak tour. Maybe we will see you on a intro course next :)

Reviewed 13 July 2017

Had a really great trip out with Tomas. Very relaxed and we got on really well. I kayak very regularly back home in my own boat and have known a lot of instructors. Tomas is a really easy to get on with guy and obviously...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Greenlandmike
MadGoatsKayak, Eier at Mad Goats Kayak School, responded to this reviewResponded 15 July 2017

Thanks for the review Mike. Tomas had a great time kayaking with you. Enjoy the rest of your summer!

Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

Professional and cool instructor, easy to understand his explenations, great location, perfect ammount of information, no problem going solo. Remember a towel!

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Majlen K
Stina F, Eier at Mad Goats Kayak School, responded to this reviewResponded 7 July 2017

Thank you for a awesome review Majlen. Hopefully we will see you in the future!

Reviewed 26 June 2017

Fun ride down Akerselva with friendly guides. Do not require any kayaking experience and a good introduction to river kayaking.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank TomasL1145
Reviewed 5 December 2016

Had great fun whit Mad Goats river kayaking in the middle og Oslo. Met some interesting people of the city of Oslo along the banks. Only problem for me is that it lacks more action in the water, but still dont regret the tour.More

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Date of experience: August 2016
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MadGoatsKayak, Eier at Mad Goats Kayak School, responded to this reviewResponded 6 December 2016

Hi Ægir, thanks for your review. There is absolutely some interesting people along the river bank of Oslo. This tour is for beginners, if you want more action, sign up for a 2 day grunnkurs where you will learn to paddle a grade 2 river...More

Reviewed 3 December 2016

We did the introductory course. The instructor was great, very calm, and he explained everything very clearly. We had a lot of fun. Recommended! Try it!

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Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Daniel H
MadGoatsKayak, Eier at Mad Goats Kayak School, responded to this reviewResponded 4 December 2016

Hi Daniel, thanks for the feedback. We really appreciate it. Hope you have had great times on the water since the course!

Reviewed 16 September 2016

I went on a tour whith a group from my work. Real nice to paddel on Akerselva, from Mathallen to the Oparahouse. And to see my town from a different angle.

Date of experience: September 2016
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Mad G, Owner at Mad Goats Kayak School, responded to this reviewResponded 2 December 2016

Thanks for review. And awesome to hear that you had a great time! Maybe we will see you next summer? ;-)

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