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    Events in Posio

    
    Inspired by Arctic Lapland -exhibition

    1.10.2016 - 31.5.2017

    Anu Pentik Gallery

    Free entrance!

    Welcome to see the works of art by the participants of the Tourism and Ceramic Symposiums 2016.

    In 2016, over 30 artists from all over the world participated in the two Ceramic & Tourism...

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    The slopes are open!

    26.12.2016 - 12.3.2017    11 am to 5 pm

    Kiri slopes

    Opening hours: 9.1-19.2 Sat-Sun 11-17, 20.2-12.3 every day 11-17.

    NOTE! The slopes are closed if the temperature drops below -20 degrees.

    Posio Fair

    25.2.2017 - 26.2.2017    10 am to 4 pm

    Posio School

    Tickets 5 €

    Posio Fair is the largest winter event in Posio. The fair entails 50-100 different exhibition stands, different programs and performers. The number of annual visitors is around 2000.

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    Attractions

    Nature

    Experience the pure and silent nature of Finnish Lapland in Posio.

    Other Nature Sites

    The Magic Land of Lapland offers endless options for self-oriented hikers.

    Korouoma Canyon

    Thrilling heights, breathtaking sceneries and challenging landscapes. Korouoma welcomes hikers of all experience levels all year round.

    Kirintövaara Fell

    Kirintövaara recreation area is an excellent holiday destination for families and active travelers.

    Riisitunturi National Park

    Riisitunturi offers unforgettable views in the glow of the northern lights.

    Places

    Local history, culture and art attractions make sure you will not get bored in Posio.

    Akanlahti Log Transfer Facility

    Akanlahti entails a lot of history, as it is the only remaining log transfer facility in Finland.

    Arctic Ceramic Centre

    A place for creating art and relaxing in the middle of the arctic wilderness.

    Trails with Tales

    Get to know the history and culture of Posio while exploring our beautiful nature.

    Korpihilla

    A charming café, a lovely place to visit.

    Activities

    Winter

    Welcome to winter wonderland!

    Winter weekly program

    Ice climbing in Korouoma, snowshoeing in Riisitunturi National Park, husky safaries and much more. Take a look!

    Husky safaris

    Enjoy the thrill of speed on a husky safari and learn how to control your own dog sled!

    Snowmobiling

    There are 200 kilometers of maintained snowmobiling routes in the Posio area.

    Reindeer Safaris

    What could be a better way of exploring the snowy forests of Posio than on a reindeer safari?

    Summer

    The summer of Posio offers excitement and experiences you will never forget.

    Orienteering

    In the summer, orienteering events and competitions are held regularly.

    Hunting

    The 130 000 hectares of hunting lands in Posio ensure a desired catch for everyone.

    Summer weekly program

    The program of summer 2017 will be published in May. Stay tuned!

    Summer hiking

    The spectacular nature destinations and marked trails of Posio await for adventurers.

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    Every day in Posio entails
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    Stories

    Inspired by Arctic Lapland

    10.02.2017

    In Posio, ceramics and the pristine nature of Lapland are intertwined in a unique way.

    Posio Attends the Matka Nordic Travel Fair 2017

    11.01.2017

    Find music, ice falls and ceramics on our inspiring stand.

    Posio Municipality

    Area of Posio: 3500 km2
    Number of people in Posio: 3500
    Number of lakes & ponds in Posio: 3500
    Number of reindeer in Posio: More than people.

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