Arctic skinbased ski tour in Ruka backcountry (8 hrs)

Arctic skinbased ski tour in Ruka backcountry (8 hrs)

Duration: 8 hours / Difficulty: Moderate

This arctic skinbased ski tour will be taking us to Ruka backcountry through deep snow, to beautiful winter sceneries and arctic nature. This backountry is just next to the Ruka ski resort. This is a very traditional ski tour and you will enjoy the beauty of Finnish winter wonderland! You will be able to enjoy views that only some in the Ruka ski resort can dream of skiing on the slopes.

We will check all equipment at meeting point, before going to the starting point. You need to have a good physical condition, as we will be in the backcountry for the whole day. It is well recommended that you also have the basic knowledge in skiing. Other than that the ski tour is well suited for persons with a desire to learn more about our nature and wilderness. How to move around in the backcountry? Our aim is to encourage more people to go out to explore the arctic conditions and going just a little bit further into the wilderness. Arctic tour include of course a good lunch by the fire.

This whole day ski tour is suitable for persons that have a basic knowledge of skiing, or snowshoeing, as well as others that have good physics and dream of winter touring. You need own outdoor clothing suitable for winter and arctic conditions and winter boots (eg Sorel boots or winter hiking boots). If you have problems with clothing, you can contact us for further info!

The duration of the arctic skinbased backcountry ski tour is all from 6-8 hours and the distance is approx 10-12 km. 

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