Wild Winter Specialities

Experience the thrill of speed and the whirling snow on a snowmobile, or enjoy a calm winter's day ice fishing on a lake. Get your adrenaline pumping on a river swim, or visit a reindeer farm in Hossa. Whatever takes your fancy, you will be sure to find the perfect activity for your group.

Services

Yoga and Hiking Retreat

Ikivalkea

PERFECT ESCAPE Spend a refreshing vacation away from the masses combining explorative hikes in the wild with daily yoga and meditation practices. In free time you can indulge in local lifestyle according to your preferences.

Price / person

447 €

Changing season photography workshop

Ikivalkea

EXPLORING WILDERNESS No matter season, Wild Taiga region features a constant change of light, colours and other elements of nature. This fascinating shift we will explore together with our joyful nature photography workshop.

Price / person

68 €

Landscape within photography workshop

Ikivalkea

SELF-DISCOVERY FOR NATURE LOVERS This reflective photo portrait workshop encourages you to make an inner journey. Hiking in a pine tree forest, along roaring stream, or, on a frozen lake gives you a change to experience landscape within and out.

Price / person

68 €

2 Hours ski trek in the dark

Hotel Kalevala

Light cross-country skiing trek in the dusk, the route mostly on lake ice.

Price / person

45 €

Wilderness winter skills for women

Hikes n Trails

Are you planning a trip or expedition to remote arctic areas in winter? Hikes’n Trails wilderness winter skills – for women is an all-inclusive one week course in eastern Finland, near the Russian border.

Price / person

1290 €

Fat Biking in the Bear Kingdom

Martinselkonen Wilds Centre

Experience a new way of moving in the snow covered Taiga Forest. During this one week holiday, you will drive with special designed Fat bikes about 80km in untouched Wilderness which is home of several Brown Bears. (Luckily in winter time they are in deep sleep.) Enjoy the unspoiled forest and the silence just next to Russian border while driving a bike. On the way we will see many animal tracks on the snow and maybe you are able to see the Northern Lights dancing in the sky too.

Price / person

1170 €

EXCITING FLOATING DOWN THE PAJAKKAKOSKI RAPIDS

WildsPiira

This exciting but safe floating in the rapids can be done year round but the most exotic time for doing this is in mid-winter in the extreme cold surrounded by fluffy blankets of snow and frosted trees. You will keep dry and warm.

Price / person

80 €

Visit to Reindeer Park and a meal

Hossa Reindeer Farm

An authentic reindeer farm located in Hossa reindeer breeding area, 100 km North from Suomussalmi Center, offers experiences among the domestic reindeer, poro, as Finns call them.

Price / person

45 €