Winter camp in Finnish Lapland

Finland is an excellent destination for a winter adventure. During the tour, the groups are able to learn traditional but vital wilderness and survival skills, and try activities such as cross-country skiing, snowshoeing and ice fishing. During the winter adventure camp, students will also get familiar with Finland’s geography, nature and traditional way of life. The snowy Lapland winter is made for adventures. It provides an opportunity to experience the snow-white nature and feel the fresh air invigorate your body.

Winter adventure itinerary highlights:

  • Cross-country skiing
  • Snowshoeing
  • Sledding
  • Wilderness training
  • Ice-fishing
  • Meeting Santa Claus
  • Two countries with one tour
  • Traditional Finnish sauna experience

An example itinerary for a winter camp

Provided an example of what a three-day camp could contain. All camps are individually tailored to meet the wishes and needs of the group.​

Winter camp offers the opportunity

  • to spend time outdoors
  • to chase the northern lights
  • to prepare food over a campfire,
  • to warm up a Finnish sauna
  • to spend a day in the life of a Finnish child or adolescent
  • to gain knowledge and skills about exercise, the English language, geography, biology, handicrafts and Finnish culture

Would you like to spend a day in the life of a Finnish child or an adolescent? The camp provides a glimpse of the basic education in Finland, which is known for its high quality and excellent learning results. Campers will participate in lessons and will be able to meet and socialize with local children and adolescents. The camp will culminate in a visit to the one and only real Father Christmas.

Summer camps available as well!

Key information

Product available:
December–late March

Target group:
Schoolchildren and adolescents

Methods:
We utilise experiential learning and adventure education methods at the camp

Price:
Customized. Includes programme, accommodation and meals. (Group size at least 20)

For more information:
Riikka Fisk
mob: +358 50 569 4396
email: riikka.fisk@ppopisto.fi
Whatsapp: +358 50 569 4396
WeChat: NorthernSkillsRiikka