Fell Centre Kiilopaa
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Heerlijk zo'n vakantie... Lekker rustig aandoen... Rustig ontbijten... Stille wereld om je heen in de vroege ochtendschemer...
We hebben onze koude weer garderobe uitgeprobeerd... Met andere woorden... Onze thermokleding en skibroek... We waren gewaarschuwd dat het koud kon aanvoelen doordat het hard zou gaan waaien.
Om onze kleding uit …
... an.other private safari. We left at 01:00 and drove north again to the southern shore of Lake Inari. The skies were clear and stars can be seen in the skies. Most of us did not see any Northern lights but one camera man with the help of the guide seem to have captured something with his camera. I will try and get a copy of the image and post it when he forward it to me.
... towards Ivalo, our driver/guide, who is a Sami, pointed out a shriek of light in the horizon above the Ivalo night sky and said that that was a possible Aurora, but it went away almost immediately and no one else in our group saw it. Did I managed to see the northern lights? Not sure.
The night was overcast, so there was nothing much to see in the skies. Not even stars.
The driver took us all the way to the Russian border before returning.
... even if there were clear skies whether there would be any northern lights activity). I’m sad to report that while it did clear up for a short while, there were no northern lights to be seen (at least not up until about 2am).
But we did have a fun time. We drove up about 45 min from here and up a mountain overlooking Inari and built a fire. We had coffee, tried some Finnish sausage heated over the open firs (snow around us was at least 1.5 ...
How has this lodge rated in the past?
- Free parking
- Pets allowed