Ski Tour Pallas-Hetta, 90 km in 3 days
An unforgettable ski trek through the beautiful Pallas-Yllästunturi National park, through the unspoiled wilderness of the Lappish tundra and forests. The two nature-information centers in Hetta and Pallas give you an excellent insight into the Lappish traditions and nature.
Minimum 5, maximum ca. 12 persons in a group. Ask for the availabilities.
3 days /2 nights Sunday-Tuesday, Thursday-Saturday
Starts: after request
Meeting at Rauhala. After seeing through the equipment and packing the luggage for transportation the ski tour starts towards the northmoast parts of Pallas-Yllästunturi National Park. On the way we stay overnight in Harrisaajo and Ketomella in forest huts and cottages. On this guided ski wandering tour the equipment and luggage goes by car from overnighting place to another. We ski along the well-prepared ski tracks of the area as well as the windy mountain top fell ski tracks and small wilderness ski tracks which are specially made for us.
During our first wandering day we visit the Nature centre of Pallas-Yllästunturi National Park to learn more about the Nature areas - its flora and fauna as well as the history of the unique fell chain. From our destination - Hetta - we start with the car back to Rauhala for our last evening meal together. The day distances are 27-32 km through varying woodland and fell areas. Every day we have our lunch and other breaks in small huts or at open fire / lean-to. On the days destination we make together our sauna and evening meal.
Due to the changing weather conditions and other circumstances small changes concerning the overnighting places or the day routes can be made during the tour. During the tour the guide will tell about the life of the reindeer and the reindeer herding, northern lights, and other things that are specially Lappish or belongs into the Lappish people's lives.
Price includes: transportation for the luggage, transportation from Hetta to Rauhala. 3 guided ski tour days,
2 overnights in forest huts, breakfast, piquenique lunch, dinner, Preparing the connection tracks for the group when needed. Guiding languages: Finnish/English.
Options: Extra overnighting at Rauhala with breakfast, lunch bag and dinner is 65 €/ person in 2 persons rooms.