1. Name of route


2. Route length and suitability

10.7 km ski track connecting the Ainiovaara ski centre and Aavasaksanvaara. Route suitable for fitness activities and day outings.

3. Required level of ability

Easy terrain.

4. Seasonal suitability

Winter route.

5. Amenities

Kota campfire shelter by the route.

6. Estimated time consumption

Some 1-2 hours one way by ski.

7. Suitable outdoor activity types

Classic and skate skiing.

8. Route conditions, associated risks and appropriate equipment

Be careful when crossing the Kopamäki road.

9. Natural and cultural environment

For the most part, this ski trail runs along a main road, with parts passing through forests and open spaces.

10. Getting there

The parking lot of the Ainiovaara ski centre, N66 19.089 E23 41.498, Alkkulanrinne. Ski the Ainiovaara illuminated ski tracks counter-clockwise for about 3.6 km to Hietakangas, where this trail begins.

11. Responsible for maintenance

Municipality of Ylitornio