Riding and Horse services

Riding- and Horse services

Leskelä Grandma's Horse Farm

Leskelän Mummon Hevospiha gives you an opportunity to spend an easy and relaxing day in the traditional Finnish Countryside. This horse farm offers families with children a interactive atmosphere with Chicken, rabbits, goats, ponies, horses and other farm animals.

Contacts: Virpi Matilainen, 050 3244 729, 

Address: Leskeläntie 49, 83900 Juuka

Home Pages: here

Kankaan Tila

The farm called Kankaan Tila offers you an opportunity to visit a petting zoo with goats, sheep, horses, chickens, ducks, pigs and rabbits, for example. The farm has various visiting packages from which you can choose the most suitable for your group. Get in touch and ask for more! 

Contacts: 040 0536 629,

Address: Nunnanlahdentie 15, 83900 Juuka

Home Pages: here

Horse stable of Revontuli

In the village of Kannas, the horse stable of Revontuli offers one on one experiences with horses and great moments in the countryside of Juuka. The stable is in a forest and therefore it gives you a great opportunity to enjoy the silence of the forest. The horse stable of Revontuli offers personal riding lessons to individuals and groups.

Contact: Anna-Kaisa Pitkänen, Ph. +358 50 371 5958, e-mail: 

Address: Paljakantie 107, 83900 Juuka

The stable of Niilola - Horse Welfare Center

The stable of Niilola and the Horse Welfare Center offer horse-shiatsu-treatments, infra-red-solarium-treatments and laser-treatments for horses in their premises. The entrepreneur, Henna, who has over 20 years of experience, identifies the treatment that the horse is going to require, for example defining fouled median lines. Henna can also give you some guidance on the right diet for horses and other horse-welfare tips. The stable of Niilola also organizes different courses, for example horse hoof carving. The Horse Welfare Center is open on weekdays from 10:00 - 16:00 or with an appointment.

Contact: Ph. +358 50 566 1466, +358 50 326 4228

Address: Vuokontie 431, 83900 Juuka

Contact details

Tourist info

Our main Info center in located in the Municipal hall;

Juuan kunta
Poikolantie 1 
83900 Juuka

Open: Mon - Fri, 9am - 3pm

Ph. +358 40 104 2865 (Information point of the Municipal Hall)
Ph. +358 40 104 2000 (Switchboard)
Fax. (+358 13) 472 123

There are also Info boards at various locations around Juuka, for instance;

Teboil gas station - Opposite the Kivikylä
Pullover stops on Highway 6


Note! Kartalla - also in English!

VisitKarelia link