Ärjä Island is the pearl of Lake Oulujärvi, known for its sandy slopes and long beaches. The island promises experiences and memorable holidays for hikers, campers, families with children and couples looking for peace and quiet.
Activities in Ärjä
The arctic sauna on frozen Lake Oulujärvi
On the ice of an arctic Lake Oulujärvi under millions of stars, you can experience something unforgettable! Sometimes you can even admire the blazing colours of the northern lights.
Winter trip for the whole family
We take a snowmobile sleigh ride to the winter island of Ärjänsaari, whose high snow-covered sand dunes literally invite you to go downhill . You can enjoy a landscape filled with wide ice.
Our trip is directed to the Paljakka cliffs rising to the east of Lake Oulujärvi and to Akkovaara hill, which are the most beautiful rock formations in Lake Oulujärvi. These places offer eye-catching views of the open Lake Oulujärvi.
Winter fishing trip to Lake Oulujärvi
Winter, pure white and quiet Lake Oulujärvi is an experience! We travel to the vast ice of Lake Oulujärvi on a snowmobile sleigh ride. We will discover the secrets of winter fishing by experiencing winter nets.
Snowshoeing in Ärjä Island
Guided by the guide, we will take a leisurely snowshoe trip to Ärjä Island Our snowshoe hike starts on a snowmobile sleigh ride towards the fabulous Ärjä Island, about 4 km away.
Around the Ärjä Island with kayak…
What our island of paradise looks like when viewed from the lake . By kayaking you can see the island from a completely different perspective than when you usually do. The beaches are decorated on one side with magnificent sandy beaches and on the other with beautiful rounded rocks.
Forest Lolling trip
You don't of need more than hiking in the woods to create well-being in most of us. But what happens when, before going into the woods, we tune to the right "forest frequency" and learn to breathe with the trees .
Sauna experience at Ärjä Island
Now is your chance to enjoy historical way of living of factory managers in the 1950s at Ärjä Island. Vierasniemi cottage and log sauna are for day rental from 1. 6 -31. 8. 22.
A day trip to the fabulous Ärjänsaari in Lake Oulujärvi
Spend a summer day on Ärjänsaari-island, also known as a paradise island. Ärjä's magnificent sandy beaches, beautiful high sandy slopes and pine-covered landscape surrounded by beautiful Lake Oulujärvi are unforgettable experiences.
Kayaking ABC on Ärjänsaari-island, Lake Oulujärvi
We will get to know the basic doctrines and safety factors of kayaking in the professinonal guidance of a kayaking instructor at Ärjä-island on Lake Oulujärvi.
Kayaking ABC on Ärjänselkä, Lake Oulujärvi
We will get to know the basic doctrines and safety factors of kayaking in the proferssinonal guidance of a kayaking instructor at Ärjänselkä, Lake Oulujärvi.