Do & Explore

There is a lot to do and enjoy in Karkausmäki and its surroundings!

Go out and fall in love with nature!

Our location is ideal for nature lovers.

Northern Central Finland and Central Ostrobothnia offer great opportunities for hiking, trekking and moving around in the natural environment. Below you will find additional information about the available meals, pampering treatments, sports and hiking opportunities nearby, as well as current events and offers!

National parks and hiking trails

The nearby Salamajärvi National Park offers great routes for both day trips and longer hikes. The 400-year-old pine trees in Pyhä-Häkki National Park captivate the walker. They are within an hour’s drive! The distance to the Peuranpolku (Forest Reindeer Trail) and the white sands of Lake Valkeisjärvi is five kilometres. You can rent snowshoes from us for winter trips! SUP boards in the summer and fatbikes & canoes can be rented through our partner companies. Do explore the routes and the national parks!

Indulge yourself

Peat treatment, gentle relaxation or herbal foot bath? Doesn’t it sound wonderfully relaxing! Choose your own favourites, combined with your accommodation!


When you visit us, you don’t need to be hungry! Reserve meals for your stay, dine at local restaurants, or prepare your own meals.

Latest events

Take a look here on what’s happening at Karkausmäki!