Hetta-Ylläs Ski Tour
Hetta - Ylläs Ski Tour
245 kilometers in 6 days
National Park of Pallas-Ounastunturi was established in 1938 and in 2005 Ylläs-Aakenustunturi area was connected into the National Park.
This ski tour takes place in this area from the north part of the National Park in Lappish village of Hetta ending in its south part in Äkäslompolo. During the week we ski through the National Park of Pallas-Yllästunturi, in wilderness, in its sourrounding forest-, fell-, and lake areas, - from time to time passing by small Lappish villages.
To participate in this tour, you need to be an experienced skier and be able to ski 10km/hour.
You only carry your backpack with you during the day, we take care of tranporting your luggage to the next overnighting place.
For individuals in groups max 15 persons
For private groups after request/offer
8 days / 7 nights Saturday-Saturday
6 days of guided skiing
Price includes: Transfers from/to Kittilä airport, luggage and other transportation accosding to programme, accommodation, guiding (6 days), full board (breakfast, lunch made by participants from breakfast buffet, dinner), sauna according to availability.
22.02.2020 – 29.02.2020
29.02.2020 – 07.03.2020
07.03.2020 – 14.03.2020
14.03.2020 – 21.03.2020
21.03.2020 – 28.03.2020
28.03.2020 – 04.04.2020
04.04.2020 – 11.04.2020
minimum number of participants required 6 persons.
Max number of participants 12
Arrival. Transfer to the overnighting place at Jerisjärvi Lake.
After evening meal a short introduction into the weeks program (depending on flight times).
In the morning packing to the transportation to the starting point to Hetta.
The bus drive takes ca 1,5 hour to the starting point. In Hetta starting the ski tour from the lake Ounasjärvi. The first part of the ski tour goes through the woods to a little hut of Pyhäkero. We take a short break and continue along the fell (Fell : Lappish round-top Mountain) sides to the wilderness hut of Sioskuru. In sioskuru we take our lunch break. After a good stop we continue along the trail to our overnighting place in Ketomella. The day distance is ca 27 km in varying woodland and fell grounds.
At Ketomella sauna, evening meal and overnighting.
Todays ski trails leads us to the fells and futher to the wilderness hut of Hannukuru.
We take our break in Hannukuru at an open fire.
After the lunch break we continue on the Fell sides towards Raattama.
Sauna, evening meal and overnight stay in a cottage. The day distance is ca 30 km.
In the morning we start our day tour to the mountains to visit the Nammalkuru wilderness hut. After lunch break a tour contineus mostly downwards to our overnighting place in Raattama. Sauna, evening meal and overnight stay. The day route goes along the wooded land areas as well as on the fells and the day distance is ca 25 km- 30 km
Today we continue on skis towards Pallas. In pallas information center of Pallas-Yllästunturi National Park we learn more about the National Park and the sourrounding areas. From Pallas we continue towards Jerisjärvi Lake. Overnight stay in holiday cottage. The day distance is ca 35 km.
In the morning packing the luggage to the transportation. Our ski tour continues towards Sammaltunturi, Keimiötunturi and onwards to a little village of Rauhala.
In Rauhala evening meal and overnighting. In the evening we go through the days distances and tomorrows trails.
Today we continue on skis through the woods and on the hilly grounds towards Äkäslompolo. Our day distance is ca 55 km .
Transfer to Rauhala. Sauna , evening meal and overnight stay. We go through the weeks tours and experiences after the evening meal.
After breakfast transfer to Kittilä airport. The way back home begins.
We reserve the right to make changes to the programme and accommodation according to weather, the needs of the group/group members and any other corcumstances that may occur.
Minimum of 6 persons is required for the tour to be confirmed.