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Snowshoe trek in the borderland of Kilpisjärvi

Learn how to walk with snowshoes and join us to enjoy fresh winter air and the tranquility of Lapland’s nature! The duration of the trip is 3 hours and it is organized from December 1 until March 19. Weather conditions allowing we start already in late November.

Strap on your snowshoes and off you go!

Our snowshoe excursion starts with a 10-minute snowmobile sled ride from the village to the starting point of the trek which is in the Salmivaara region, on the shore of Lake Kilpisjärvi.

On arrival the guide instructs you how to strap on a pair of snowshoes and equips you with poles. Once ready with the equipment you’re off, following the guide. It’s uphill towards a view point, admiring the snow-covered nature while trekking at a comfortable pace.

The magic of Lapland's nature

Regardless of weather conditions, a snowshoe trek is a delightful experience from early winter and the soft colors of the Polar Night to the spring days which are filled with light. Snowfall or sunshine, a snowshoeing trip is an authentic rendez-vous with Lapland’s nature.

Stops will be made to explore animal tracks and to capture the scenery with your camera. Hot berry juice is served to quench your thirst at the turn-around point.

Private tour for you and your party

You can book this tour in our online shop for a private party of 1 - 12 persons. The price is dependent on the number of persons participating. If you travel with more than 12 persons, kindly contact us.

If you don't find suitable availability online, kindly contact us by e-mail or give us a call.

Prices in winter season 2021 - 2022

Private party of minimum 4 persons à € 60 / person
Private party of 3 persons à € 75 / person
Private party of 2 persons à € 105 / person
Solo traveler à € 205