Hiking paths and nature trails

Aavasaksa lighted ski tracks/exercise path
This route is suitable for day outings and fitness workouts.
Aavasaksa scenic path
This path is suitable for day outings. Several route options ranging from 400 to 2,600 metres.
Ainiovaara lighted ski tracks/exercise path
Suitable for fitness workouts and day outings. 5.7 km circular route.
Ainiovaara nature trail
5 km luontopolku lähtee Ainiovaaran hiihtokeskuksesta tai Lomakeskus Karemajoilta. Polun varrella on kaksi taukopaikkaa, laavu Tornionjoen puolella sekä kota Karemajoilla. Reitin varrella on luonnosta kertovia infotauluja.
Hietakangas-Laatas
Suitable for fitness and day outings. 1,8 km point to point, round trip 3,6 km.
Jaipaljukka nature trail
The circular Jaipaljukka nature trail is 4 km long and signposted. It crosses over diverse forest environment.
Kainuunkylä lighted ski tracks/exercise path
Suitable for fitness workouts and day outings. 2.7 km point to point, round trip 5.4 km.
Kaulinranta lighted ski tracks/exercise path
Suitable for fitness workouts. 1.9 km point to point, round trip 3.8 km
Kopanmäki exercise path
Suitable for fitness workouts. 2.4 km circular route.
Mellakoski ski tracks and exercise path
Suitable for fitness workouts. 1.8 km round trip.
Pekanpää nature trail
Suitable for day outings. Round trip 1.4 km.
Pieskänjupukka scenic path
This scenic path is 1.6 km long. The path is accessible both from the road on the eastern side of Lake Mieko as well as by coming ashore from the lake at the starting point of this trail.
Sompanen nature trail
This trail is suitable for day outings. Lenght 5.2 km.
Vaarasaari camping trail
This circular camping trail is about 6 km long. The path is marked in the terrain with orange paint.
Mustin lenkki
5.1 km circular route. Suitable for fitness activities and day outings.
Aurinko- vaarojen Jotos
Hikers can pick routes of varying length, but touring the entire trail from Kainuunkylä school to Kivivaara and then on to Ainiovaara will cover some 50 km.
Eero’s Path
1.6 km circular route. The path showcases the life of ski champion Eero Mäntyranta.
Miekojärvi-Vietonen hiking trail
The hiking trail is about 23 km long, but this is divided into shorter sections. The route is marked in the terrain with white paint and wooden posts.