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Hyytiälä Forestry Field Station
Hyytiäläntie 124
FIN-35500 Korkeakoski
puh. +358 2941 20751

Winter holidays at Hyytiälä


fbgUniversity staff and their families are welcome to winter holidays at Hyytiälä Forestry Field Station between 18.2. - 26.2.2017. Skiing has always been possible in Hyytiälä even when most places in southern Finland are without snow.

The wintery forest and lakeshore landscape offer possibilities for relaxing time and various self-made outdoor activities. Excellent trails for both styles of cross-country skiing will be prepared, and instruction for the use of skiing equipment will be available. Two ski resorts Juupavaara and Himos also locate within a reasonable distance. Special winter evenings can be experienced in the two lakeside saunas with an ice swimming facility, or in the lakeshore BBQ place and BBQ hut. Local food will be included in the menu during the week.

Price for adults is 50 €/person/day and includes accommodation and full meals. Children 2-11 years 25 €/day and children under 2 years free. Further info and reservations tel 050 576 2938 or