OUNASVAARA ACTIVITIESOunasvaara is not only a renowned sports centre, but is also a year round recreational area for locals and visitors, close to the town centre of Rovaniemi. Ounasvaara has signposted and well maintained trails and numerous spectacular landscapes.
There are almost 50 different activities available at Ounasvaara and the number is growing. Wintertime you can do downhill and cross country skiing, snowboarding with halfpipe and street, hiking, winter tobogganing and snowshoeing. Summertime offers hiking, hurtling down the slopes with the summer bobsleighing, downhill biking and golf. Canoeing and fishing is excellent on the two biggest rivers in Finland that meet in Rovaniemi.
Santasport just next door is truly a center of sport and wellbeing. It´s modern facilities include versatile swimming and spa services, bowling, children's play ground, and all the indoor activities you can imagine.
Horseback riding in the nearby stables on a short winter day or a trip on a sledge pulled by horse or reindeer would be something to remember.
Safartica offers the best possibilities to experience something unique like snowmobile, husky and reindeer safaris, river-rafting and canoeing.