Ruka Scenery Lift & Summer Sled Track
Come and experience the Summer Sled Track!
Ruka Sled Track is an exciting way to descend the mountain: the run is 1 km long and offers speeds up to 60 km/h! The scenery lift also takes you down, if you just want to enjoy the fantastic views.
The sled track is safe: everyone can choose his or her own speed. In the case of rain, the run is closed for safety reasons.
The lookout lift takes you up to the mountain to enjoy the beautiful scenery of Ruka and Kuusamo. On a clear day, you can see all the way to Russia!
Tickets for Summer Sled Track are sold at the Lookout Lift station. Summer Wrist Band offer: 10 rides for the price of 5!
Ruka Summer Sled Track is open during summer 2017 as follows:
16.6.-22.6. every day from 10 to 18
Midsummer eve 23.6. from 10 to 01
24.6.-12.8. every day from 10 to 20
13.8.-2.9. every day from 11 to 18
Scenery lift open at weekend during 8.9.-9.9. on Friday and Saturday from 11 am to 6 pm.
You can fish next to the Lookout Lift in Kaltiolampi. Fishing licence is 10 € / day / 1 fish (salmon). Extra fish 7 €. Fishing is allowed during the Lookout Lift opening hours. Fishing licences can be bought from Lookout Lift down station, where also fishing equipment are rented 5 € / day.