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Ice Climbing Adventure in Korouoma Canyon from Rovaniemi

08 Hours


Embark on an unforgettable day trip to the Korouoma Canyon & Nature Reserve in Posio, where the mightiest ice falls in Finland are located. Korouoma is a million of years old fracture valley in the bedrock. At the center of the valley, it forms a magnificent gorge that drops over 100 meters below its surrounding terrain. Korouoma is known for its magnificent icefalls that cover the tall cliffs in the winter. Korouma is hands-down the best destination for ice climbing in Finland.

  • Meet your guideexpand_more

    Meet the Rovaniemi guide in the morning at the agreed place in Rovaniemi. They carry all the relevant gear.

  • Drive to Korouomaexpand_more

    Proceed to Korouoma which is located roughly 1 h 30 minutes by car from Rovaniemi. Hike down to the canyon, climbing. After climbing a brief barbecue in the canyon by a bonfire.

  • Return to Ravaniemiexpand_more

    Hike up to the parking lot. Drive back to Rovaniemi.

What's Included
  • Climbing instructor services
  • Guiding to the climbing venue
  • Gear and equipment for the climbing day
    • Helmet
    • Visor/ goggles
    • Harness
    • Crampons
    • Ice axes
    • Foot-wear (climbing boots or ski boots)
  • Hot berry beverages, and transportation from/to Rovaniemi.
What to bring
  • Suitable personal clothing for winter weather including warm boots, hat and gloves or mittens. 
  • Please consider bringing some snacks like nuts, energy bars or chocolate (caution: keep chocolate in a pocket inside of your jacket, otherwise it will freeze).
Know before you go
  • The hiking trails of Korouoma offer monthly changing views all year round. In the winter, a 5-km scenic route passes by three impressive icefalls. 
  • The Korouoma area in Posio is also excellent for snowshoeing and cross-country skiing. An overnight stay nearby the gorge is possible for an additional cost (a basic wilderness hut or a comfy cottage).
  • Kindly note that 10% of the price of your tour is non-refundable. The 10% will be used to cover fees connected to your bookings such as credit card transactions and other administrative charges. 
  • Refunds will only be issued to the card used to purchase the tour.
Meeting Point

Pick-up options can be selected at check out.


Finnish, English

Activity Level


Cancellation Policy
  • Fully refundable in case of any cancellation upto 2 days before the tour.
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USD 382 / Person
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