There is something going on all year round in Pudasjärvi: thundering engines, swinging rock and roll, the magic dance, an enchanting culture and rejuvenating outdoor activities. It is no wonder why Pudasjärvi is known for its events. The most famous local specially is the Off-track Skiing Championship, which attracts competitors from all corners of Finland. Moreover, Border to Border Ski, a 420 km long guided ski tour from Russian border to Swedish border, stays one night in Syöte, Pudasjärvi.
The pristine nature
Pudasjärvi is the best place on earth to enjoy the breathtaking peace and beauty of northern nature. There are excellent opportunities for hiking in varying hilly terrains, following streams flowing through verdant forests and, of course, picking your own highly-valued cloudberries for the winter!