Border to Border ski is 420 km long guided ski tour in Northern Finland. The route follows near the Arctic Circle from Russian border to Swedish border. The event is on the bucket list of every enthusiastic cross-country skier. Welcome to join us!
Border to Border Ski event is organised by six municipalities. In this article we wanted to introduce them to you so you can get closer look behind the ”scenes” of the Border to Border Ski. The skiing track also goes through all of these municipalities so you will get to have a little visit in them too!
Picture: City Of Tornio / Juha Åman
"Remember to eat well", says the guide before having a dinner. She is right, because skiing more than 400km requires many calories. However, in Border to Border Ski, food is more than just a fuel that keeps you going. In this article, we tell you about the event’s eating times, common Finnish dishes as well as specialities you should try on when visiting Northern Finland.
There are multiple reasons to join Border to Border ski and here we have listed five of them. This event is something you should experience at least once in a lifetime, but be careful, you might want to come back over and over again!
Border to Border Ski is respectable 420 km long ski tour. Even if it may sound overwhelming, don’t worry! Every year there are skiers from beginners to experts taking part.
Tony Gore has written an article to share tips and tricks. Interesting reading about the event in participant's point of view.