A memorable cycling week in the fells!

Kiilopää open Fell MtB Week 26.6.-2.7.

Come to the great bike trails of Urho Kekkonen National Park to enjoy the summer in Lapland – singletrack, soft needle trails, rocky terrain and mountain scenery. You can choose the length and difficulty of your own ride according to your mood and riding experience. During the week you will also practice your riding technique and learn about bikepacking. Cycling specialist Jaska Halttunen from the Fillari Päiväkirja will be there.

The MTB week also includes participation in the legendary Kiilopää Trail Ride on 1 July.

In cooperation with Suomen Latu Kiilopää and Roll Outdoors.


In a shared double room at Hotel Niilanpää

For members of Suomen Ladu 648 € /person, for others 668 € /person (single room for extra 90 €).

Prices incl. the course programme, hotel accommodation and half board. Bike rental is not included in the price of the week.

For reservations and enquiries: kiilopaa@suomenlatu.fi or 016 6700 700.

Preliminary programme

Monday – arrival day

Arrival at Kiilopää

15-18 pm MTB theme week info and a short ride to get in the mood

18:00 Dinner and saunas

20 Bike maintenance workshop

Tuesday – Welcome to the fells!

8 am Breakfast

10-14 a.m. Driving technique and joint 10-20 km ride – two level groups

17-19 Dinner

19 Body care


8 am Breakfast

12-15 pm Fillari päiväkirja bikepacking workshop, Jaska Halttunen

17-19 Dinner

20 Hike to the top of the peak and toast to the midnight sun

Thursday – recovery day or overnight trip

8 am Breakfast

14:00 Departure for the overnight trip. Drive about 10-20 km, stay overnight in a tent. The next day we return to Kiilopää via a longer route (approx. 40 km). You can rent tents and frame bags from Kiilopää. Alternatively, a day walk to UK Park, 10-20 km.


8 am Breakfast

Return from overnight trip or alternatively day walk, distance 25-40 km, 3-6 hours

17-18 Dinner

18-19.30 Smoke sauna and stream swimming

Saturday – Kiilopää Trail Run

8 am Breakfast

10-18 Participation in the guided group tours of the Kiilopää Trail Ride

17-20 Dinner

20-21 Evening programme and communal evening snack at the in Maahinen

Sunday – bye bye to the fells

8-10 am Breakfast and check-out.