Ruka Summer Programme - free of charge

Adventures for families and nature lovers

Ruka village offers a lot of summer activities with no entrance fee. For us weather is just a matter of proper clothing, nothing more. 

Valid 19.6.-11.8.2017 and 12.-29.9.2017. The meeting place is by the Ruka Ski School meeting sign in front of the Piste ski hire entrance. Registration for events is done at this meeting place at the start of the event. All events will be organized even in the wettest weather, wearing appropriate clothing. For enquiries concerning free-of-charge events, please contact Ruka Ski School, tel. +358 400 101 635. Ruka Ski School also offers Nordic walking, nature hikes and mountain biking for groups by request. More information and prices: or

Summer Programme 19.6.-11.8.2017

Autumn Programme 12.-29.9.2017

And there's more: Ruka-Kuusamo Summer Weekly Programme

In addition to the free-of-charge programme in Ruka, there's a wide variety of adventures all around Kuusamo: rafting on Kitka River, ATV safaris, canoe trips on Oulanka Rive, bear wathcing... Take a look and make a booking by 16.00 on the previous day! 

Ruka-Kuusamo Summer Weekly Programme