Riisitunturi National Park Trails

Recommended at Riisitunturi
 

Photo: Minna KoramoTrail to Riisitunturi Open Wilderness Hut, 1,5 km / direction

Hiking Campfire place Dry Toilet Parking

Available when there is no snow on the ground. A trampled path is also often visible in the winter. Travel time 0.5–1 h. 

Category: Easy trail an easy trail Intermediate trail an intermediate trail 

Starting point: Riisitunturi starting point 

Description of the Trail to Riisitunturi Open Wilderness Hut
 

Photo: Jaana SillmanRiisin rääpäsy, 4,3 km, circle trail

Hiking Campfire place Dry Toilet Parking

Available when there is no snow on the ground. Travel time 2–3 h.

Category: Easy trail an easy trail Intermediate trail an intermediate trail 

Starting point: Riisitunturi starting point 

Description of the Riisin rääpäsy Trail

 

Riisin rietas. Photo: Minna KoramoRiisin rietas, 10,7 km, circle trail

Hiking Campfire place Dry Toilet Lean-to shelter Parking

Available when there is no snow on the ground. Travel time 4–5 h.

Category: Easy trail an easy trail Intermediate trail an intermediate trail 

Starting point: Riisitunturi starting point 

Description of the Riisin rietas Trail
 

Other Trails
 

Photo: Heidi LumijärviRiisitunturin reitti Trail, 26-29 km / direction

Hiking Campfire place Dry Toilet Lean-to shelter Sights and scenery Parking

Available when there is no snow on the ground. Travel time 1–2 days.

Category: Easy trail an easy trail Intermediate trail an intermediate trail 

Starting point: Noukavaara, Riisitunturi starting point ja Kirintövaara  

Description of the Riisitunturin reitti Trail
 

Photo: Posio Travel AssociationKirinkuoppa Trail, 7,0 km, circle trail

Hiking Campfire place Dry Toilet Lean-to shelter Sights and scenery Parking

Available when there is no snow on the ground. Travel time 3–4 h.

Category: Intermediate trail an intermediate trail 

Starting point: Kirintövaara resort 

Description of the Kirinkuoppa Trail 


 

Photo: Posio Travel AssociationKirinmatala Trail, 10,9 km circle Trail 

Hiking Campfire place Dry Toilet Lean-to shelter Sights and scenery Parking

Available when there is no snow on the ground. Travel time 3–4 h. 

Category: Intermediate trail an intermediate trail

Starting point: Kirintövaara resort  

Description of the Kirinmatala Trail 



 

Photo: Posio Travel AssociationSkiing Trail Riisin rykäsy, 4,0 - 16,3 km 

Ski cross-country on maintained trails Campfire place Dry Toilet Lean-to shelter Sights and scenery Parking

Available February–April. Travel time 1–3 h. 

Category: Easy trail an easy trail Intermediate trail an intermediate trail 

Starting point: the Riisitunturi starting point and the Korpihilla café at Tolva village (www.korpihilla.fi).   

Description of the Riisin rykäsy Skiing Trail

 

Skiing Trail Kirintövaara - Karitunturi, 7 km 

Ski cross-country on maintained trails Campfire place Dry Toilet Sights and scenery Parking

Available February–April. Travel time 1–3 h. 

Category: Intermediate trail an intermediate trail Demanding trail demanding 

Starting point: the Posio–Kirintövaara jogging track at the Kirintöjärvi roadside. 

Description of the Kirintövaara–Karitunturi Skiing Trail

Riisitunturi National Park Map © Parks and Wildlife Finland 2014

Dogs must be kept on a leash! Photo: Seppo Leinonen

Dogs must be kept on a leash!

Destination Brochure

Riisitunturin National Park brochure

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