Korouoma hiking trail (overnight)


Korouoma is part of an ancient bedrock crush zone. A steep gorge valley that sinks more than a hundred meters below the surrounding terrain.

Be enchanted by the landscape covered with old forest and large bogs. Also experience the route’s charming ridges and the small lakes and ponds bordering them


Korouoma hiking trail is about 20 kilometers long and is moderately demanding.

This hike is an overnight hike, which basically means 1,5 days – starting at 9 AM on the morning and ending on next day around 2 PM.

See route description below

Price includes:
– Guide on the hike
– Transportation from Posio center to and from the route
– Hiking gear (as described in our blog post)
– Lunch, dinner, next day breakfast and lunch
– Finnish National Parks visitor fees

You should bring:
– Appropriate clothing
– Good and used hiking shoes
– Personal items – list will be provided with the preparation package
– Camera or phone to store the memories during the hike

Route description

We start the route near the center of Posio. A more detailed schedule and place of departure will be announced upon confirmation of registration.

We start hiking from the parking lot of Lapiosalmi, from where we proceed along the shores of clear lakes to Kuulea shelter where we will make short stop.

After the break, we continue hiking in the terrain of the lake shore until we reach the Korouoma nature reserve. We take a lunch break on the Koron Latvajärvi shelter and admire the majestic lake scenery.

After lunch, following the shores of Latvajärvi, Koivulampi and Korojoki and enjoying the views, we hike towards the camp place, Pajupuro wilderness hut. We set up our camp close to the hut. In the evening, we go over the day’s experiences and familiarize ourselves with the next day’s route.

In the morning we set off and follow Korojoki. At the same time, we wnjoy the views of the gorge valley, steep cliffs, waterfalls and the breathtakingly beautiful landscape.

We will step to see the sights of Piippukallio before we arrive at the Saukkolampi parking lot.. From there we have transportation back to the starting point of the hike

We can also do this trip as a day trip! Ask more using the contact form!

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Additional information


14.6. 9:00 – 15.6- 14:00, 8.7. 9:00 – 9.7. 14:00