The unique Nuuksio lake upland area with over a hundred lakes and ponds, valleys and gorges offers fabulous surroundings for nature experiences and adventures.
There are lots of alternatives for activities. Duration from a few hours' activity to several days' programmes according to the client's schedule. Usually the event consists of many different activities, which makes the day very many-sided. The programme will be carried out according to the condition of the group, and participation in the activities is voluntarily. Please check our different alternatives for summer and winter season as well as some ready-made packages and information about team building education.
CHARTER CRUISE IN VIKING STYLE TO THE ROCKPAINTINGS OF LAKE PITKÄJÄRVI IN NUUKSIO NATIONAL PARK
Cruise boat Helga is a traditional wooden Finnish 12 m long churchboat. The Scandinavian Viking boat is considered as a model for a churcboat. Read more here.
HIKING, NORDIC WALKING, ORIENTEERING, MUSHROOM AND PERRY PICKING
Journey with us into the wilderness kingdom of Tapio, the Finnish forest god, for a few hours of relaxation and pure nature experience. Our expert guide will initiate you into the "fine art" of mushroom and berry identification and picking. Nordic walking with poles is efficient full-body walking workout that suites for everybody.
Walking tour to the wetland area where you can examine mire's unique ecosystem, typical marsh plants and berries by putting on swamp shoes. Broad-based shoes help you to stay close to the marsh surface and walking is easy. Swamp shoeing does not damage the delicate mire.
CANOEING AND KAYAKING
Step into a canoe or kayak and join us on a paddling adventure in the pristine waters of the Nuuksio lakes. If you have no objections to copious amounts of fresh air and beautiful scenery, grab a paddle and lets go! Canoeing around three or four lakes is an unforgettable experience.
CHURCH BOAT ROWING
Church boats used to be a mean of travel in the times before buses and cars. Our two boats are built in a traditional style and take 14 rowers each. The journey takes us on the fjord-like Pitkäjärvi looking over the ancient rock paintings. Guide will tell about flora and fauna on the way.
Fun church boat rowing race where you have to row around the buoy and also "drink it" before continuing the race. This race is carried out with two 14-person churchboats.
Action-packed water sport including safe inflatable kayaks and helmets will be played on the forest pond of Safari lodge.
Explore Nuuksio by bicycle. The national park offers a vast richness of terrain suited either for a leisurely outing or for tooth-jarring extreme. Take your pick!
Kickbike safari with easily managed and ecological kickbikes. Easier than riding a bicycle.
QUAD BIKE SKILL DRIVE
Speed is not important in this race, but the skill and control of the quad bike determines.
Fun and somewhat crazy orienteering game with digital cameras, GPS and a bunch of photographs. You have to find the places shown in the pictures and take new photos according to a little peculiar instructions. Finally the photos are judged and winning team declared with standing ovation! Fun teamwork activity for everybody!
Fun and exciting "treasure" hunt by GPS including quizzes. Great teamwork activity program which is suitable for every group.
TARGET THROWING, SHOOTING
Archery, throwing viking axe, shooting blowpipe, shooting air rifle gun, paintball, petanque and traditional Finnish summer yard game "mölkky" which is very popular in France nowadays.
BOW HUNTING - CLASSICAL ARCHERY
Hunting was familiar in Nuuksio since the Stone Age. This program is combined the
ancient hunting skills and modern technology. You have to try to hit 3D-animal figures
(1:1) in the woods using a bow and arrows. Come and satisfy your hunting instincts
and compete who is the best hunter.
Who will be the survivor/survivor team of Nuuksio! Fun and exciting adventure competition in Nuuksio wilderness area. Duration and difficulty level can be tailor-made according to your wishes.
The team building activities require a bit of physique, cleverness and a whole lot of humor. Community spirit will decide success. Please check also the possibility of team building education.
A challenging cross-country track with 9 baskets at the Bear's Nest in Nuuksio. Fun "every mans" sport including guidance. Different game alternatives. Combine the frisbeegolf as a part of the meeting programme or recreation day. Playing outdoors in fresh air is possible throughout the year. Night DiscGolf with illuminated baskets and led light discs make this a unique challenge and excitement for those also who already have played this sport.
An action game with speed and excitement!
Fun action day on the ground, in the air and little bit in the water too.
HIGH ROPE TRACK
The exciting high rope track for the daring offers a chance to excel yourself! The track is 6-9 m above ground level and you will be lead through it safely by our expert guides. Surprise yourself!
ROCKCLIMBING / ABSEIL
Tackle the rock faces or abseil the rugged cliffs of Nuuksio, challenge your skills on routes of varying difficulty. Try wall climbing on our 8 meter high wall. Test your limits safely with the guidance of our staff. Awesome experience for the first-timer!
A thrilling cable slide over a gorge or a forest pond with harnesses on, safely secured.
"Gold" washing in our "gold brook". Claim areas will be drawn by lot and goldwashing time decided. All panned gold will be weighed in the end and the winner team rewarded.
OVERNIGHT IN THE WILDERNESS OF NUUKSIO
Our experienced guides will take you on an overnight safari into the very heartland of the wilderness. These are the regular haunts of the flying squirrel, capercaillie and moose. Bear, lynx and wolves are also known to frequent the area. Answer the call of the wild!
RIB-SAFARIS ON THE SEA
High quality Boomeranger RIB-boats and experienced professional captains make this speed safari a safe experience. Customers will have safety equipment and proper clothing for every season.
Please ask for an offer!
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