Taivalaara is a hill near the center of Taivalkoski and 278m high. From the top you have a perfect view over Taivalkoski and the surroundings. Here you also find the skicenter Taivalvaara with 2 skilifts, ski jump and cross-country tracks.
The Ski Resort Taivalvaara offers something for everyone; beautiful Finnish landscape and lots of snow, far away from the big crowds. Taivalvaara is a center for down hill skiing, cross-country skiing and ski jumping. The perfect place to learn skiing or practice your skills. Equipment rental possible.
In Taivalvaara there is a community center building that serves athletes and it can be used for arranging competitions and events. Center building includes a cage/meeting place for 100 persons as well as dressing rooms, showers, sauna, office, 2 commentator rooms and rooms for ski waxing and scores.