Cross country skiing is very popular in Finland and the region Ylläs is one of the best places to practice it! Ylläs has 330 km excellent maintained skiing tracks and 38 km of them are illuminated until 22:00, so even if it’s getting dark early – there is no reason not to go skiing.

We provide ski schools for first timers and for everyone who would like to improve the technique or learn skating style.

Ski School for beginners

This lesson is for everyone who wants to try cross-country skiing for the first time and get instructions how to get started. Easy terrain, no hills.

Level: * / Duration: 2 h / Price: € 50 / Style: Classic (skating on demand)

Sunday: 14.00 h
Monday: 10.00 h and 14.00 h

Ski School advanced

A lesson for those who have tried skiing earlier but want to get better technique. We’ll do many different exercises to improve your skills and you get many tips how to train on your own.

Level: ** / Duration: 1,5 h / Price: € 50 / Style: Classic or skating

Skiing trips

Level: ** -****/ Duration: 3-6 h / Distance: 15-30 km / Price: € 60-80
Prices including guidance, technique support and mentioned servings, excluding equipment (Rental EUR 20.00).

Let’s plan a suitable route for you. Join us for our favorite tracks and wilderness huts!


Price for ski schools: including skis, boots and poles
Minimum 2 persons / max group size 8 persons