If a trip with Siberian huskies is on your bucket list this winter, you have come to the right place. These two teenagers cannot wait to meet you and take you for a Husky Sled Ride! Together with their parents, sisters and uncles they’ll be ready to start the sled tours as soon as we have enough snow and ice here in Kilpisjärvi. Check out our winter tours here!
August brought us darkening evenings and the first glimpse of the Northern Lights. Now in early September we are enjoying the “ruska” period, the autumn foliage, which paints our nature in a feast of colors. And before we know it, winter will settle in again here in Kilpisjärvi. Our region enjoys the privilege of having the longest winter in Finland – and the most frequently appearing Aurora Borealis. Furthermore, we are still… Read More
Here we are, once again surrounded by the beauty of the Polar Night! The sun set on November 30 and will stay below the horizon until the next sunrise on January 12. This photo of Mt. Saana, our “home rock” here in the village of Kilpisjärvi, was taken today in early afternoon. As you can see, it’s not totally dark here – on the contrary, at midday the landscape is wrapped in… Read More