Koskenlaskua Kitkajoella, Oulangan kansallispuisto, Ruka-Kuusamo. Kuva Jani Kärppä.

Water activities

Clean waters of Kuusamo offer a lot of adventures

Adventures in the water park, rafting in the whitewaters of Kitka river, paddling on the lakes or lovely Oulanka river, river floating and fishing are memorable water activities in Ruka-Kuusamo. 

Lappis Water Park

In the Kaltiolampi water park located in the vicinity of Ruka village, water dogs of all ages can enjoy the fun and challenging tracks. Safety is always a first priority, and all park visitors are equipped with float vests.

Experience the whitewaters of Kitka river

If you are seeking for speedy adventures, river rafting on Kitka river is definitely your choice!

Koskenlaskua Myllykoskella, Kitkajoki, Oulangan kansallispuisto. Kuva Jani Kärppä.
Paddling on canoe or SUP board

When you want to relax and admire the views, try paddling on any of the numerous lakes in Kuusamo or along the gorgeous Oulanka river.

Melontaa kanootilla ja SUP-laudalla Oulangan kansallispuistossa, kuva: Harri Tarvainen
Excotic river floating

Jump into a floating suit and join this magical experience at Kiveskoski rapid.

Waters full of fish

The rivers, lakes and pond of Kuusamo offer memorable moments for fishermen and -women.

Perhokalastajat saaliin kanssa, Ruka-Kuusamo