Enjoy Genuine Snowy Winter
Lahti Region offers snowy white forests, hundreds of kilometres of ski tracks and boundless amount of lakes for ice-fishing, skiing and power-kiting. All this only one hour from Helsinki.
Book Winter Activities at VisitLahti Online Shop
Load Messilä KeyCard here
You can now load your KeyCard ski ticket without queueing at VisitLahti online shop.
PRICE from 24 € / person
Rent a fatbike and dive into the snowy forest. Guided trips also available.
PRICE from 40 € / person
Playing in the Snow
Have fun with the whole family. We'll build a snow castle or foxhole and enjoy snacks in the nature.
PRICE 39 € / person
Snow Shoe Trips
You can choose from various kinds of trips on snowy Salpausselkä ridge, on the ice of a lake or in the peace of a nature reservation area.
PRICE from 35 € / person
Powerkiting on Lake Vesijärvi
Flying a powerkite is fun and good excercise. You'll learn the right technique with a prefessional guide.
PRICE from 29 € / person
Ski, Skate and Enjoy the Snowy Winter
Lahti Energia Skating-rink
The skating-rink will be open the whole winter, from end of November till March. Free admittance.
Ski tracks for everyone
Lahti Region offers hundreds of kilometres of ski tracks from family tracks to World Cup level.
Messilä, located only 10 minutes from Lahti, and Purnu in Hartola offer various slopes for slalom and snowboarding.
Lahti Ski Games 2-4 March 2018
Winter Carnival at Lahti Sports Centre. The program includes eight World Cup events of skiing, ski jumping and Nordic combined, as well as plenty of entertainment and after-ski atmosphere.
Finlandia Ski Marathon 24-25 Feb 2018
The biggest ski marathon in Finland. Races 32 and 50 km in classic style and 20, 50 and 100 km in free style.
Children's Winter Olympics 21 Jan 2018
Ski and snow event for all children from four years up. Every participant gets a medal and happy memories.
World Ice and Snow Sailing Championships 26 Feb - 4 Mar 2018
The event will take place on Lake Vesijärvi, in front of Lahti bay.