Physically demanding trIail including 5 hiking days. The most popular hiking route in Finland through the best landscape one can find. Overnight staying in tents.
- Pick-up and return from the Kuusamo Airport or hotels on Ruka Village
- Gas canister for cooking
- Qualified English-speaking wilderness guide
- Trekking gears like tent, sleeping bag, stove or meals. Some gears are available for rent – Ask!
- Transportation to Ruka – Ask for transportation options from Helsinki
Participants are expected to have basic experience of multi-day hiking and staying overnight in tent. Karhunkierros Trail goes through Oulanka National Park, where overnight staying is allowed in certain places only.
Wether can be everything from bright sunshine with +25C to +5C with rain.
Meeting point for the Karhunkierros Trail is in the Kuusamo Village.
Karhunkierros Trail group size is 2-6 people.
2021 hikes are cancelled due to Covid-19 travel restrictions. If you are interested in 2022 hikes, please be in touch with us so you will be the first one to get the new dates!