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Make unforgetable experiences under the midnight sun in Ylläs. You can paddle with canoes and kayaks in Ylläs. Also traditional rowing boats and sup board can be rented. You should always have life saving vests, paddles, water-proof bag and a hand bailer with you.

Best Paddling Season: Late May-October

Lakes Äkäslompolo, Kesänkijärvi and Ylläsjärvi are very close to Ylläs. River Kesänkijoki is easy. Rivers Äkäsjoki and Aakenusjoki offers more difficulty for those looking for it.

See selected paddling routes in Ylläs Trails.

Selected paddling trails


Calm lakes Äkäslompolo, Kesänkijärvi and Ylläsjärvi are great to stand up paddling.