Ice Climbing Day in Korouoma Canyon
Price – from 340€ / adult
Duration: 8 hours
Location: Rovaniemi and Korouoma Canyon, Finland
Period: December – April
Start time: 8:00
Pick up: Pick up from agreed place in Rovaniemi
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ABOUT THE KOROUOMA CANYON
Korouoma is a 30-kilometres long and up to 130-meters deep canyon fracture valley. The canyon is located 110 kilometres south-east of Rovaniemi and offers breathtaking scenery all year, with cliffs, rapids and waterfalls. This nature reserve is also home to rare species and a great nature area for hikers. In the winter, the waterfalls turn into fantastic ice formations well-known for ice climbing and a great attraction for tourists coming from all around the world.
WHY YOU SHOULD TRY THIS ICE CLIMBING EXPERIENCE?
- A unique adventure in the middle of the Arctic wilderness,
- Hike through the beautiful Taiga forest,
- One of the most spectacular frozen waterfalls in Europe,
- Safe ice climbing experience at the best ice climbing location in Finland,
- Professional climbing instructor,
- Gear and equipment provided for the climbing day,
- Climbing adapted to your abilities,
- Two proper climbs on the nature-made ice wall,
- Transfers from/to Rovaniemi are included in the price,
- This tour is ranked 5/5 on TripAdvisor!
ARE YOU LOOKING FOR SOMETHING EASIER?
If you are not interested in ice climbing, check also our classic tour to Korouoma Canyon. This nature reserve offers many beautiful things to see – not only the majestic frozen waterfalls. Walking through the Taiga forest allows us to show you the uniqueness of nature beyond the Arctic Circle.
Our professional guides love to share their passion and knowledge and answer all your questions about nature, Lapland and the life in the Arctic. Your guide will keep an eye on wildlife and flora. With a bit of luck, you may even spot tracks made by wolves, lynx, wolverines, moose, reindeer, weasels or Arctic hare.
Refreshments and some typical Finnish barbecue snacks will be served around the open fire to keep you warm. This is a great opportunity for the guide to show you how to build a fire as natives do. No need for matches or a lighter, the guide will use flint & steel and natural materials you can find in the nature that surrounds you (we can do this in conditions as cold as -30°C). This excursion lasts around 7 hours, including transportation, hiking and the time around the fire.
We always try to adapt the tour to your needs and preferences. Thanks to our focus on small groups, we can easily make the tour even more exciting and interesting. Check the video and tour details below to clarify what you can expect while visiting the Korouoma Nature Reserve with Wild About Lapland.
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