Napapiiri - Arctic Circle at Karhunkierros

The Karhunkierros Visitor Centre at the Arctic Circle introduces Oulanka National Park, Karhunkierros hiking trail and other natural attractions and services in the nearby areas. Activities an guide services, husky and reindeerprogrammes, fatbike tours, snow shoe trips ect. On the area 3 reservation cabins, with possibility for breakfast and dinner. Also lunch when ordered in advance, groups 5+ persons.

Services in Napapiiri - Arctic Circle at Karhunkierros

-guided summer time and winter time trips, rental of equipment

- Information on Oulanka National Park and other nature reserves in the surrounding areas, and  Metsähallitus

- Information and hiking tips for the Karhunkierros Trail, UKK Hiking Trail and attractions in the surrounding areas, such as the Oulanka Canyon or the Giant’s Kettles of Kalliovaara. Brochures and guidance material for destinations in the surrounding areas.

- Permanent exhibition Finland – Fenland, introducing visitors to the special features of the northern bog ecosystems and the exploitation of the natural resources of bogs, as well as the history of the area, especially the local meadow culture. Also changing exhibitions with nature themes.

- “Asentopaikka”- children’s play area

 

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Basic information
Opening hours Closed October-november 2017
Languages: Finnish
Contact information:

puh 0400 196 741

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Hautajärventie 414
98995 Hautajärvi