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Saukkovaara

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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Saukkovaara

The Finnish ski resort of Saukkovaara is at an altitude of 226m741ft, with 10km6 miles of marked runs.

Summary

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..

Skiing

There is skiing to suit a range of abilities.

Snowboarding

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

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Saukkovaara?

The next notable snow forecast is 3cm1in, expected on 1 December, with around 4cm1in forecast over the next 7 days.

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Ski Area Stats

Saukkovaara Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
 4 
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
 4 
Downhill
Total Length
10km6 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts
2

Altitudes

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.

Map

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How to get there

 By Air

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

Infrastructure

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.

COVID-19 / Coronavirus

We don't yet have specific details of the COVID-19 precautions being taken in Saukkovaara, but they are likely to include most of the following :-

  • Face masks required on lifts, and in shops.
  • Social distancing in public areas.
  • Reduced lift capacity.
  • Extensive disinfection / sanitization.

French Ski Resort COVID-19 Measures describes further measures that may also be applied.

Visit the Saukkovaara Tourist Office for the latest.

Saukkovaara