53. Kainuun Rastiviikko

53rd Kainuu Orienteering Week Finland

4.-9.7.2021 Suomussalmi, Haverinen

Things to do during the Kainuu Orienteering Week 28 June - 3 July 2020

Suomussalmi and Kainuu in overall offer plenty of other activities during summer days for the days off. The nearby areas of Suomussalmi are full of amazing nature destinations, with possibilities to do hiking, trekking, mountain biking, canoeing and fishing.

From the Visit Kainuu pages you can find all the things happening in Suomussalmi other places of Kainuu region.

Wild Taiga´s website has also additional information about Suomussalmi and summertime activities.

You  can search for trekking and hiking routes from Kainuu outdoor activity map

We have a sprint orienteering event on monday 29th of June 2020 in the centre of Suomussalmi and orienteering training possibilities around Kainuu for the days off.


OTHER ACTIVITIES TO DO DURING THE WHOLE WEEK

Training possibilities:
- Self-employed training maps and ready made trainings (will be published later in the spring on the Kainuu Orienteering Week website) 

- 27th of June 2020: Kainuu Trail Hossa National Park (Finland) trail running event
-> Kainuu Trail Hossa National Park (Finland) trail running event is a brand new trail running event in Finland and in the Finland´s newest national park - Hossa which was nominated as a national park on year 2017. In this Finnish trail running event we offer for trail runners all the perfect trail running trails, terrains, sceneries, and sightseeings of Hossa National Park´s area - and all these experiences during the one day.
-> Running distances are:
--> 78 km Julma-Ölkky
--> 55 km Värikallio
--> 38 km Kokalmus
--> 21 km Jatkonvaara
--> 10 km Huosius
-> Check out the details from the competition pages: https://www.rastiviikko.com/en/kainuu-trail-running-event

- 29th of June 2020: Open sprint orienteering event, Jätkänpuisto/city centre of Suomussalmi
-> Place: Event Centre (Jalonniemi, Suomussalmi Tourist Office)
-> Time: at 14.00-17.00
-> Tracks: A, B and C
-> Map fee: 10 €
-> We raffle among the all participants one (1) free participation to the 54th Kainuu Orienteering Week 4.-9.7.2021 Puolanka (Luhtakangas-Äikänvaara). Participation is either in competition categories or into the open categories.
-> Additionally, the winners of the each tracks (A, B and C) will have the same price - one (1) free participation to the 54th Kainuu Orienteering Week 4.-9.7.2021 Puolanka (Luhtakangas-Äikänvaara). Participation is either in competition categories or into the open categories.
-> NOTICE Kainuu O-Week´s 2020 the 1st stage´s winners prize-giving ceremony will be organized at 13.00-14.00 so just before the open sprint event

- 30th June - 2nd of June: Open sprint orienteering, Jätkänpuisto/city centre of Suomussalmi
-> Place: Event Centre (Jalonniemi, Suomussalmi Tourist Office)
-> Dates: tuesday 30th June, wednesday 1st of July and thursday 2nd of July
-> Time: same time when the Event Centre KOW-info is open
-> Tracks: A, B and C (Different tracks than in the open sprint orienteering event on monday!)
-> Map fee: 5 € / pc
-> We raffle among the all participants one (1) free participation to the 54th Kainuu Orienteering Week 4.-9.7.2021 Puolanka (Luhtakangas-Äikänvaara). Participation is either in competition categories or into the open categories.
-> Additionally, the runners with the fastest times of the each tracks (A, B and C) will have the same price - one (1) free participation to the 54th Kainuu Orienteering Week 4.-9.7.2021 Puolanka (Luhtakangas-Äikänvaara). Participation is either in competition categories or into the open categories.

1st of July 2020: Kainuu Orienteering Week dancing
-> Place: Ämmänsaari Worker's House
-> Time: at 8 pm - 00 pm (ticket sale from 7:30 pm).
-> On the stage: Tango Queen Heidi Pakarinen and her orchestra 
-> Tickets 19 €
-> The house's café-restaurant is open during dances. The restaurant serves coffee, tea, salty and sweet food, refresments, alcoholic drinks and more.

 


Restaurant and cafes in Suomussalmi:

Kahvi- ja ruokaravintola Kultainen kukko
Guest house Karelia
Jalonhelmi 
Lounaskavila-konditoria Herkkusuu 
Kahvila-Ravintola Seurahuone 
Tilausravintola Vanha Kurimo 
Hiljaisen Kansan niittykahvila

 


Outdoor possibilities:
- There are plenty of offering for self-acting people from around Kainuu. 
- Suomussalmi's most significant nature attractions Hossa National Park, Martinselkonen nature reserve, Yli-Vuokki recreation ground and Murhisalo.
- Other places to visit in the Kainuu: Akkovaaran ja Kivesvaaran, Natianal Parks t Hiidenportti ja TiilikkajärviVuokatinvaarat is probably familiar to many, but delight again and.
These and many other interesting things can be found at the day-to-day distance from Suomussalmi.
Additionally information ia.  www.luontoon.fiwww.koutavuores.net/retkipolut tai www.infogis.fi/kainuu/ 

 


Culture
Cinema - Kino Retikka 
Kianta-cruise ship
Soiva metsä 
Teatteri Retikka

 

 

 

MAIN PARTNERS

PARTNERS

SUPPORTERS

 

KEYWORDS

Orienteering, Open Orienteering,
Open Courses, Orienteering Week, Finish Orienteering,
Orienteering Week in Finland,
Finland Orienteering Week,
Finland´s Orienteering Week,
Orienteering in Finland,
Orienteering event,Top Orienteering, Competition Categories, Open Categories,
Orienteering Terrain,
Holiday, Holiday Week, Summer,
Nature, Finland, Kainuu, 
Kainuu region, Sotkamo,
Orienteering and holiday