Toboggan slope’s alternative route 1.1 closed due to maintenance

A section of the toboggan slope, route nr 1.1 (steep serpentine) is unfortunately closed starting 22.2. due to maintenance and building of illumination. However the toboggan slope remains open at its full length, and the lower route leading back to the ski centre is going to stay...

Winter holiday weeks 18.2.-10.3.

Spend your winter holidays in Saariselkä! Saariselkä is known for its various winter activities making it a perfect destination for families and travelers who appreciate the tranquility and the unique location next to the Urho Kekkonen national park. At Saariselkä Ski & Sport Resort, you’ll find...

Some lifts closed due to strong wind 8 February

Due to strong winds today we're closing our T-bar lifts. The chairlift, button lift and rope lift are open. We are closely following the situation and T-bar lifts will open if the wind calms down.

Weekend specials 9-11 February

World's best ice cross skaters gather in Saariselkä for our first Red Bull Rider's Cup for the time trials on Friday 12 onwards and on Saturday Lucky Loser contest 11 onwards followed by the finals 15 onwards. The ski centre offers lots of fun things to see and experience during the Shrovetide...

Chairlift closed Jan 23rd due to snowmaking

The chairlift on fell Kaunispää is closed on Tuesday 23 January, due to snowmaking for ski cross run and the freestyle slope. Slope number 2 and 3 are also closed.

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Toboggan slope’s alternative route 1.1 closed due to maintenance

A section of the toboggan slope, route nr 1.1 (steep serpentine) is unfortunately closed starting 22.2. due to maintenance and building of illumination. However the toboggan slope remains open at its full length, and the lower route leading back to the ski centre is...

Winter holiday weeks 18.2.-10.3.

Spend your winter holidays in Saariselkä! Saariselkä is known for its various winter activities making it a perfect destination for families and travelers who appreciate the tranquility and the unique location next to the Urho Kekkonen national park. At Saariselkä Ski...

Some lifts closed due to strong wind 8 February

Due to strong winds today we're closing our T-bar lifts. The chairlift, button lift and rope lift are open. We are closely following the situation and T-bar lifts will open if the wind calms down.

Weekend specials 9-11 February

World's best ice cross skaters gather in Saariselkä for our first Red Bull Rider's Cup for the time trials on Friday 12 onwards and on Saturday Lucky Loser contest 11 onwards followed by the finals 15 onwards. The ski centre offers lots of fun things to see and...

Locals’ pick – lift 6 opens today 20/1

The wait is over, and carver skier's favorite lift, nr. 6 as well as slopes 6 and 7 on fell Kaunispää open today! The slopes are not illuminated, so the lift operates daily 11:30-14:30 when there is daylight. Other lifts and slopes are open 10-17 daily....

Resort closed today 15/1

The ski resort is closed today due to strong winds. We apologize for the inconvenience and hope that the wind will calm down for the next days.

Ice Cross Downhill Riders Cup 8.-10.2.2018 Saariselkä

  Saariselkä Ski & Sport Resort will host its first Riders Cup World Championship contest. The competition will be held in February in Saariselkä, made in cooperation with the Finnish Ice Cross Downhill association. There are 10 World Championship series competitions...

Christmas and New Years events

25.12.2017 Santa Ski Day! Dress up as Mr. or Mrs. Santa and get a free 3h lift pass! Meet-up at 14:00 in front of the Service Centre, where all participants dressed up in Xmas costumes get a free 3h lift pass. After a group picture, the santas take the chairlift up to...

Chairlift is now open

We are happy to announce that the chairlift and all our illuminated slopes are now open earlier than planned! We currently have the following lifts open: Kaunispää chairlift, Iisakkipää T-bar 1, button lift and rope lift, and slopes number 2, 3, 5, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14...

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