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    Events in Posio

    
    ´Friends of the Forest´ - Ceramic Art Exhibition

    10.7. - 13.8.2017

    Miki Studio (Suopolku 1)

    Wed-Fri 12-17
    Sat 12-15
    Sun 14-17

    Artists:
    Min Kyoung Kim
    Kyung Ok Yoo
    Sung Mi Ha

    Horse Happening

    29.7.2017    12:00

    Posio Racecourse (Kotilampi)

    This event is all about horses! Come learn about harness racing and partake in activities such as horseshoe pitching. For a small fee, the smallest ones in the family can try horseback riding or go...

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    Finnish Nature Day

    26.8.2017

    Riisitunturi National Park

    Finnish Nature Day will be celebrated together, a hundred days ahead of Finland's 100th independence day. Raise your glass in a toast to Finnish nature and raise the flag. The national anthem will be...

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    Attractions

    Nature

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

    Kirintövaara Fell

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

    Riisitunturi National Park

    Riisitunturi offers unforgettable views in the glow of the northern lights.

    Accessible Trails

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

    Lake Livojärvi

    Lake Livojärvi is one of the most popular summer destinations in Posio. Its long white sandy beaches and clear waters attract sunbathers and swimmers from all over the world.

    Places

    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.

    Pentik Culture Centre

    Pentik brings northern beauty and cosiness to your home.

    Activities

    Winter

    Welcome to winter wonderland!

    Kiri slopes

    The ski center in Kirintövaara offers thrilling experiences in family-friendly slopes.

    Winter weekly program

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

    Snowmobiling

    There are 200 kilometers of maintained snowmobiling routes in the Posio area.

    Husky safaris

    Enjoy the thrill of speed on a husky safari and learn how to control your own dog sled!

    Summer

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

    Weekly Schedule - Summer

    Fishing

    With more or less 3000 lakes and ponds the waters of Posio offer fascinating fishing spots.

    Summer hiking

    The spectacular nature destinations and marked trails of Posio await for adventurers.

    Hunting

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

    We recommend

    Every day in Posio entails
    exciting activities. Choose
    a day and try!

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    Stories

    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.

    Inspired by Arctic Lapland

    10.02.2017

    In Posio, ceramics and the pristine nature of Lapland are intertwined in a unique way.

    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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