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About Finnish society & culture. From snow to sauna, from natives to Nokia.
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Winter swims and woodland spirits in Finland

Winter swims and woodland spirits in Finland | Finland | Scoop.it

"“North Karelia is home to the largest population of bears, wolves and lynxes in Finland,” explains my guide, Katariina Pennanen, as we tramp through the snowy pine forest. After this tantalising yet alarming statement, she then hurriedly reassures me that the chances of running into one of these toothy creatures while snowshoeing through the woods is very low. I'm apparently much more likely to find evidence of trolls. No, really..."

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Koli National Park – one of Finland’s best known national landscapes

Koli National Park – one of Finland’s best known national landscapes | Finland | Scoop.it
Koli National Park (Finnish: Kolin kansallispuisto) is one of the best known protected areas in Finland. It lies on the eastern part of the country, on the southwestern shore of Lake Pielinen. Koli National Park was established in 1991 and covers an area of ​​30 square kilometres.
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Outdoors.fi - Snowshoe through history at Koli National Park

Outdoors.fi - Snowshoe through history at Koli National Park | Finland | Scoop.it
Snowshoe through history at #Koli National Park http://t.co/D3DsgTa0...
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