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    Kaarlo´s Run

    21.9.2019    12.00

    Maanikavaara's old Village school

    Entry fee is 20€, less than 12-years old 10€

    Kaarlo's Run
    Run starts at Maanikavaara's old village school (During road 5)

    Series:
    15 km - Raceseries MENS / WOMENS
    9 km - Raceseries MENS / WOMENS
    5 km -...

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    Attractions

    Nature

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

    Riisitunturi National Park

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

    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.

    Culture

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

    Pentik Manor

    A home of art dedicated to Finnish design and ceramics.

    Miki Studio

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

    Pentik Culture Centre

    Pentik brings northern beauty and cosiness to your home.

    Akanlahti Log Transfer Facility

    Akanlahti entails a lot of history, as it is the only remaining log transfer facility in Finland.

    Activities

    Winter

    Welcome to winter wonderland!

    Cross-country skiing

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

    Weekly Program

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

    Ice climbing in Korouoma

    The steep cliffs of Korouoma offer outstanding climbing experiences.

    Snowmobiling

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

    Summer

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

    Summer hiking

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

    Disc golf course

    Posio disc golf course has 9 holes and it is situated in Kirintövaara.

    Hunting

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

    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.

    We recommend

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

    Summer

    Winter

    Stories

    "Surrounded by Fresh Snow and Complete Silence" - My Favorite Experiences in Posio

    14.04.2018

    Georgian Nano Khetsuriani spent three months living in Posio and learning about the local lifestyle.

    Ceramics and Nature

    10.08.2017

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

    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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