Photo of sports centers, events, and activities for children in Finland
These images of the Ice Park or JääPuisto Skating Rink in the center of Helsinki were taken in January 2018. The Ice Park operates longer hours during the winter school break. The rink has an equipment rental point, a tiny free storage, and a small cozy cafe, where kids and adults can have a hot beverage and a bun, warm up and get some rest.
This is a photo review of the BK Espoo bouldering center, which opened in October 2017. It is a bouldering hall for kids and adults. There is a separate small training corner for kids and beginners, where they can climb onto the wall and come back down in a bright red slide. BK Espoo offers climbing shoes for rent, but it is also possible to buy them at the hall's store. There are changing rooms and a rest area with sofas and mats on the floor.
We visited the newly opened Duudsonit or Dudesons Activity Park in Espoo in October 2017. The park is located on the upper floor of the Iso Omena shopping center and has an unusual structure. Various activities are located on different sides of a shopping mall aisle with bridges crossing from one side to the other. There are a number of games for teams, and plenty of individual fun.
The height of the walls at the Kiipeilareena climbing gym is up to 29 meters, there is a bouldering hall as well and courses with automatic belaying. The center has a shop of equipment for climbers (including shoes), there are changing rooms and chill out zone with vending machines. Kiipeilareena offers classes for kids individually and in groups (under 10 and over 10 years old), and hosts summer camp for young climbers.
Photo review of the Allas seaside pool in the center of Helsinki, which opened in august 2016. The complex has three heated pools: fresh water for kids, fresh water for all, and seawater pool. Allas is open year round, there is a sun deck and a cafe open by the pools.
Photo review of the Laajis-Laajavuori ski and outdoors center, Laajis Adventure rope park in Jyväskylä, Finland (49)
Photos of the rope park at the Laajavuori-Laajis ski resort near Jyväskylä, Central Finland. The park includes 8 courses for adults and 2 specially equipped courses for children. The total distance of the courses is over 2,2 km, which makes Laajis the largest park in Northern Europe.
Photoreview of the Oulu Super Park, a sports center and an indoor amusement park in Oulu, Northern Finland (58)
Photoreview of the Super Park, an adventure and sports park in Oulu, Northern Finland.
Photoreview of fatbikes riding along the Nallikari Beach in Oulu. Fatbikes are provided by the Lappis company, which also offer snowkiting, and in the summer - SUP, kitesurfing, windsurfing and even wakeboarding for kids and adults.
Photoreview of the Ruskotunturi ski resort in Oulu. The Rukatunturi is an artificial mountain with 6 ski slopes, a separate slope and cable lift for children, two ski lifts, a cafe, an equipment rental and a playground for children. There is also a paintball field at the resort.
A collection of photos of children's sports centers, classes, sports fields, arenas, gyms, and schools in Finland.