Skiing and snowshoeing
From the yard of Karemajat starts lighted ski trails of different levels and lengths that wander throughout Ainiovaara. The mountain landscape is also well suited for snowshoeing and we rent snow shoes.
Slopes of Aavasaksa
Aavasaksa has two ski slopes and very competitive prices. The rapidly changing weather in the hills brings many surprises. The longest of the mountain slopes is 1000 meters and the difference in altitude is 115 meters. The distance to Aavasaksa is about 15 km.
The ski slopes of Ruskola are in Swedish Ylitornio, i.e., in Övertorneå 16 km away. In Ruskola are three slopes and the children also have their own lift. The longest slope is 500 meters long and the height difference is 140 meters.
Additional information on Ruskola.
Svanstein is also located in Sweden, in the municipality of Övertorneå and the distance there from Karemajat is about 40 km. Svanstein Ski has 16 slopes, out of which:
- 6 are black
- 2 are red
- 7 are blue
- 1 is green
The longest slope is over 2 km long and the height difference is 253 meters. In Svanstein there is also a Snowpark with a variety of sluices, rails and jumps for those for whom skiing is more than just "the bends and curves.” In Svanstein one can jump even over the Police Saab.
In Svanstein there are also cross-country ski trails and for children their own lift and a sledding hill.
Additional information on Svanstein Ski.
Other ski resorts
Ski Resort Kalli (Keminmaa) 85 km
Ounasvaara (Rovaniemi) 132 km
Ylläs (Kolari) 160 km
Levi (Kittilä) 210 km
In the Ylitornio area there are over 600 km of snowmobile trails.
Swim and work out
Ylitornio Fitness Center (Kuntotalo) has a fitness room and indoor swimming pool. In Övertorneå there is also a swimming pool.