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24.04.2017

Sale in Salla online shop!

16.02.2017

The Waterfall of the Year 2017 in Salla!

30.12.2016

Sallas reindeer herders in the international media

30.11.2016

80th anniversary in slalom championship and Finland 100 years!

13.11.2015

Ski tracks open!

21.05.2015

Seminar about Nature Parks and ekological tourism in Salla

20.05.2015

Oulanka National Park listed in the 10 best National Parks in Europe by The Guardian

09.12.2014

Aatsinki-the Story of Arctic Cowboys -documentary movie premiere in Salla 13.12.

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The oldest ski in the world

In the year 1938, when Jaska Repo was digging a ditch, a strange-looking tree stub emerged, attracting his attention. It was approximately 154 cm long and some 15 cm wide, resembling the nose of a ski. It had been cut off by the turning plough wheel, being very rotten and brittle. Most of the ski...