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Maarianvaara Ski Resort Guide

Maarianvaara, Finland

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForIntermediates.
Highest Lift307m
Resort Height167m
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Five of the slopes are floodlit for night skiing.


The Finnish ski resort of Maarianvaara is at an altitude of 167m.

Maarianvaara has direct access to 9 marked pistes, served by a total of 4 ski lifts.

Snow cover is generally reliable due to the Scandinavian climate..


There is skiing to suit a range of abilities.


Maarianvaara offers some good boarding and there is a Snow Park in Maarianvaara.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Maarianvaara?

There is currently no significant snow in the 7-day forecast for Maarianvaara.

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Ski Area Stats

Maarianvaara Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
Cross Country
Total Length
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts


Maarianvaara Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift307m
Lowest Piste167m
Resort Altitude (Maarianvaara)167m

Location and Map

Where is Maarianvaara?

This ski resort is in Kaavi, Koillis-Savo, Finland.


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How to get there


Ski Lift Capacity

The four ski lifts are able to uplift 3,500 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Season Dates

When is Maarianvaara open?

We don't currently have confirmed season dates, but hope to soon.

NOTE:- Ski area, lift and piste opening is subject to Current Snow Conditions.

COVID-19 / Coronavirus

We don't yet have specific details of the COVID-19 precautions being taken in Maarianvaara, but they are likely to include most of the following :-

  • Face masks required on lifts, and in shops.
  • Social distancing in public areas.
  • Reduced lift capacity.
  • Extensive disinfection / sanitization.

French Ski Resort COVID-19 Measures describes further measures that may also be applied.

Visit the Maarianvaara Tourist Office for the latest.