Warm start for the summer – no skiing in June 2018

Warm start for the summer – no skiing in June 2018

Due to an exceptionally warm May, we are not able to run lifts in June 2018 for summer skiing days. However, there are plenty of other activities to do in the area during the summer season, and Saariselkä offers a great range of trails for hiking and mountain biking...
Spring Events 2018

Spring Events 2018

There is still several weeks left with superb skiing conditions, as the lifts are running until 13 May 2018. The spring weeks after mid-April in Saariselkä are considered shoulder-season, but the weather-wise they’re the best Saariselkä has to offer. Evenings...
Programme for weeks 13-15

Programme for weeks 13-15

Easter week kicks off the best spring skiing weeks in Saariselkä, and we’re organizing plenty of activities for the whole family. Weekly activity programme April: 27.3. Ski cross race at 16h 28.3. Off-piste sessions at 16h 29.3. Suomi Slalom race at 16h 30.3....
Winter holiday weeks 18.2.-10.3.

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...
Weekend specials 9-11 February

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...

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...