New at Ruka and Kuusamo

Ruka-Kuusamo is developing all the time

We aim to make the best ever holiday experience for you - with respect to the magnificent surrounding nature. Welcome to enjoy the new services and activities.

Celebrating new ski lifts at Ruka!

Scenic Gondola Village-2-Valley from Ruka village to Saarua and Vuosseli slope area will be ready for use at Ruka Winter Opening 9.-11.11.2018

Super fast Village Express chair lift from Ruka village to the top of Ruka will be ready for riders and pedestrians by Finnish Indepence day weekend 5.– 9.12.2018,

Two slopes on stored snow

Ski season 2018-2019 was opened on 5.10.2018 with two slopes on stored snow; Saarua 12 and 13. 

Two slopes opened at Ruka on 5.10.2018

More new cottages for aurora admiring

The glass roofs of Villa Veskaranta allow a direct view to the skies for the Northern Lights of Midnight Sun admirers. Villa Veskaranta is located near Ruka Ski Resort and will receive its first guests in December 2018. 

New holiday villas to Holiday Club Kuusamon Tropiikki

Holiday Club Kuusamon Tropiikki is growing with almost 80 new villas by the end of 2018 as well as the complete renovation of the standard hotel rooms. 

New at Holiday Club Kuusamon Tropiikki

New winter trails 2018-2019

Snow shoe hikers can admire a beautiful ice sculpture park in the middle of the ski resort, on the top of Saarua hill(December-April). Ice sculpture path is appr. 1 km (from Village-2-Valley gondola top station) or 1,5 km (from Ruka village).

Valtavaara area has seen the rise of the new snowhoe trails 2, 3 ja 5,5 km. Pyhävaara is getting a 4 km winter trail for shoe shoe hikers and fatbike riders. There will also be a new 5 km winter fatbike trail in Antinperä (appr. 8 km from Ruka village).