Winter lives here in Kilpisjärvi and is now back from her summer slumber! Lake Tsahkal, which is situated at the edge of the wilderness region – see photo below -, is now frozen and we can already go sledding with our Siberian Husky Team! This means an early start for our Visit Kilpisjärvi Guided Winter Experiences. If you are visiting Kilpisjärvi in November, please send us a booking request and we’ll get… Read More
October is giving us chilly days as well as sunny days, a permanent snow cover and slowly freezing lakes – all sure signs of the approaching winter. If you cannot wait until December and the official start of our winter season to visit Kilpisjärvi, no worries – we offer a selection of tours which will get you acquainted with the nature and the culture of our home region – and with any… Read More
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
We love summer and we love autumn – and so do our Siberian huskies. Three of them – Talvikki, Tuisku and Pyry – are featured in these two Instagram posts. You can meet our huskies on a hike now in autumn or on a sled ride in winter. Check out our summer & autumn programs and winter programs for more info!