The skiing season in northern Lapland is long. The cross-country skiing season usually lasts from October till May. There are about 200 kilometres of cross-country skiing tracks, 34 km of which are lit. There is variety of skiing challenges for everyone from beginners to more experienced skiers. The beautiful northern nature and Urho Kekkonen National Park offer great facilities for skiers in Saariselkä. Ski track info: Equipment hire: Ski School: