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Saukkovaara Ski Resort Guide

Saukkovaara, Finland

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForIntermediates.
Total Piste Length10km6 miles
Highest Lift279m915ft
Lowest Lift226m741ft
 Nearest AirportKuuasamo
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The Finnish ski resort of Saukkovaara is at an altitude of 226m741ft, with 10km6 miles of marked runs.


Saukkovaara has direct access to 10km6 miles of downhill skiing, with 8 marked pistes, served by a total of 2 ski lifts.

Snow cover is generally reliable due to the Scandinavian climate..


There is skiing to suit a range of abilities.


Sorry, we don't yet know much about Snowboarding in Saukkovaara.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Saukkovaara?

There is currently no significant snow in the 7-day forecast for Saukkovaara.

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Ski Area Stats

Saukkovaara Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
Total Length
10km6 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts

Altitudes & Slopes

Saukkovaara Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift279m915ft
Lowest Piste226m741ft

Location and Map

Where is Saukkovaara?

This ski resort is in Ristijärvi, Kajaani, Finland.


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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Saukkovaara is Kuuasamo, 165 minutes drive away.


Ski Lift Capacity

There are two ski lifts.

Season Dates

When is Saukkovaara open?

We don't currently have confirmed season dates, but hope to soon.

NOTE:- Ski area, lift and piste opening is subject to Current Snow Conditions.