No doubt about it – winter has arrived in Kilpisjärvi!  Thanks to our northern high-altitude location we get to enjoy winter earlier than most places in Lapland, and by now the...

Autumn is slowly turning to winter here in the arctic. We’ve had a gorgeous “Ruska”, the time of autumn colors, when nature celebrates the end of summer and starts preparing for...

Arctic summer is short and beautiful beyond description.   Now we are eagerly waiting for “Ruska”, nature’s autumn color festival.  It’s different every year and there is no way of knowing...

As surprising as it may sound to the visitor planning a summer trip to Kilpisjärvi, to us locals it’s business as usual:  summer arrives mid- to late June.  Sometimes as early...