Tag: Kuopio

  • Snowshoeing in the city at Kuopio? The answer is Puijo!

    Snowshoeing in the city at Kuopio? The answer is Puijo!

    Sometimes you get lucky and can find just the thing you are looking for very close to you. We chose Kuopio as our destination for a winter weekend mostly because it offers plenty of great winter activities within a very short distance from the heart of the city. The city’s famous landmark Puijo ridge with […]

  • On a one-horse open sleigh at Puijo, Kuopio

    On a one-horse open sleigh at Puijo, Kuopio

    Prancing through the snow, on a one-horse open sleigh? Come on, it’s not Xmas… Little did we expect that our day trip to Puijo hill on an ordinary winter day in February would include a sleighride! Our main reason for visiting Konttila farm on top of Puijo ridge, only few kilometres from the city centre […]