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    Events in Posio

    
    Miniature Drawings Exhibition

    14.8. - 29.9.2017

    Posio Library (Suopolku 1)

    Miniature drawings by Johannes Hämeenniemi

    ArctiClay 9 Symposium Exhibition

    15.8.2017 - 31.8.2017    10-15

    Kirikeskus (Kirinrinteentie 1)

    The very first exhibition of the new Arctic Kaamos Gallery consists of artwork created by the participants of the ArctiClay 9 Symposium organized in Posio this summer.

    HIPPO - Children´s Athletics Competition

    16.8.2017    17:00

    Posio Sports Field (Maaninkavaarantie 1)

    Free of charge

    Events:
    • Children born 2005-2012: Sprint race, long jump
    • Children born 2013→: Sprint race

    • Open to all children under the age of 12.
    •...

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    Attractions

    Nature

    Experience the pure and silent nature of Finnish Lapland in Posio.

    Korouoma Canyon

    Thrilling heights, breathtaking sceneries and challenging landscapes. Korouoma welcomes hikers of all experience levels all year round.

    Accessible Trails

    You can get out and enjoy Posio's outdoors on these accessible trails that offer wheelchair-ready surfaces.

    Other Nature Sites

    The Magic Land of Lapland offers endless options for self-oriented hikers.

    Kirintövaara Fell

    Kirintövaara recreation area is an excellent holiday destination for families and active travelers.

    Culture

    Local history, culture and art attractions make sure you will not get bored in Posio.

    Timisjärvi Art Centre

    A home of art dedicated to Finnish design and ceramics.

    Arctic Ceramic Centre

    A place for creating art and relaxing in the middle of the arctic wilderness.

    Trails with Tales

    Get to know the history and culture of Posio while exploring our beautiful nature.

    Miki Studio

    The lovely products of Miki Studio have been inspired by the arctic nature of Finnish Lapland.

    Activities

    Winter

    Welcome to winter wonderland!

    Reindeer Safaris

    What could be a better way of exploring the snowy forests of Posio than on a reindeer safari?

    Winter weekly program

    Ice climbing in Korouoma, snowshoeing in Riisitunturi National Park, husky safaries and much more. Take a look!

    Winter hiking

    The snowy winters of Posio provide amazing chances for snowshoeing and winter hiking.

    Cross-country skiing

    There are altogether 70 kilometers of skiing tracks in Posio for skiers of all experience levels.

    Summer

    The summer of Posio offers excitement and experiences you will never forget.

    Orienteering

    In the summer, orienteering events and competitions are held regularly.

    Water recreation

    With more or less 3000 lakes and ponds, Posio is a dream location for tourists who enjoy long deserted beaches and exciting water activities.

    Weekly Schedule - Summer

    Hunting

    The 130 000 hectares of hunting lands in Posio ensure a desired catch for everyone.

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    Stories

    Ceramics and Nature

    10.08.2017

    The symposium organized by Arctic Ceramic Centre brings together ceramic artists from all over the

    Proud to Be from Here

    12.06.2017

    Home. The true meaning of this word does not usually truly get to us until we leave.

    Posio Municipality

    Area of Posio: 3500 km2
    Number of people in Posio: 3500
    Number of lakes & ponds in Posio: 3500
    Number of reindeer in Posio: More than people.

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