Ski Resort Taivalvaara

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.

The cafeteria has the same opening hours than the ski lifts. Ii is closed during Summer.

Down hill skiing:
2 lifts.
Altitude difference: 80m
Slopes: 6
Longest slope: 70m
Illuminated slopes & kids slope
Check prices & opening hours. Weather conditions may change the opening hours. Up-to-date information on the internet: or call: tel. +358 (0)40 5939556.

Equipment rental:
downhil skis, snow-boards, cross-country skis, snow-rackets

Taivalvaara ilmakuva

Cross-country skiing:

* 5 km FIS homogenized racing track

* 6,5 km illuminated track

* 15 km and 25 km tracks

* the first snow track 1,5 – 2 km, usually will be build during end October-November

K10-K73. The skijumping-area is open during the opening hours of the skiing center. Other time is according to agreement.

The resort is situated in one of the snowiest regions of Finland. Normally the first snow is expected in the beginning of November and will be covering the landscape until the end of April.
Taivalvaara offers also a Nordic Walking Park, a Golf Disc Park and an Adventure Park.