Biking

Trails of all sorts

Taivalkoski provides fantastic biking trails through beautiful scenic areas. Create your own adventure or make use of the established trails.

Marked biking trails in Taivalkoski:
48.5 km Taivalkoski – Isosyöte
37.5 km Taivalkoski – Kylmäluoma
34.1 km Taivalkoski - Jokijärvi Kallioniemi
27.5 km Taivalkoski - Porraslampi - Pahkakuru – Taivalkoski
3.6 / 1.3 km Kikarilampi trail, which connects to Ylimaa

Any sections of the trail that deviate from the regular hiking trails are marked with orange triangles painted on the trees. The hiking trails have rectangular markings in the same colour. Additionally, all junctions along the trails have guideposts for bikers. The trunk road sections do not currently have any markings.

Here you find a map of the area: ww.retkikartta.fi

The providers listed below offer bike programs, rent bikes and/or are situated right beside bike trails:

Hotel Herkko - Sometimes you just need a break

Hotel Herkko is a peaceful, cosy hotel close to nature.The hotel is located near to the village of Taivalkoski and next to Taivalvaara Fell. Guests are received as is customary here, spontaneously and without pretence.

Read more »

Outdoor Center & Campground Kylmäluoma - Camp life

A restaurant, cottage accommodation, boats, minigolf, tennis, badminton, fishing. Mountain bikes, cross-country skis and fishing equipment can be hired on site.

Read more: www.kylmaluoma.com, www.luontoon.fi

Read more »

Saijan Lomakartano

Saija Lodge is a family business located on Lake Jokijärvi in Taivalkoski, amidst the landscape described so aptly in the novels of author Kalle Päätalo. The lodge offers accommodation, dining and programmes to groups, families and individual guests.

Read more »