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The Peak of Levi

Ride to the top of Levi fell with original Finnhorses. We organize a riding trip to the top of Levi, where we enjoy a lunch and an amazing view. Please notice that a certain level of riding is required because of the steep uphills and downhills.

Feel the Horse

When you arrive at Lucky Ranch, we'll introduce you to our horses. After saddling up in the stable, we'll move to the round pen and let the horse free. You'll learn how to communicate with the horse as you would in a wild herd. Then we do some exercises that keep the horse flexible and in balance. Once you feel comfortable, it's time to get in the saddle. Our Quarterhorse Roy and Appalosa Oliver are trained Western Horses, and they will teach you how to ride Western Style. Afterwards we will enjoy a hot beverage by the open fire and talk about your experience.

Horseback Riding in the Forest

This horseback riding trip takes you through a snowy forest to the beautiful frozen Lake Pyhäjärvi. Enjoy the winter magic, find peace of mind, and feel the power of your horse when walking in the deep snow. We will start by preparing the horses together in the stable and then move to our riding area, where you will get instructions on safety. After the trip, we take care of the horses and enjoy a cup of hot chocolate. Age limit 12 years. You can borrow a riding helmet from us, but please wear good shoes and clothes suitable for the day's weather.

Two-Day Trail Riding

Experience two-day trail riding in the authentic Levi landscape with original Finnhorses and our guide. Stay overnight in Galleria&Kievari Raekallio in Pöntsö. Also suitable for beginners.

Horseback Riding in the Winter

Meet the loyal, strong and sure-footed Finnhorses at a local farm. We take a light 1-hour riding tour, heading to the snow-filled forest nearby. After the tour, we sit around a fire and talk about the Finnhorse, warming ourselves with hot chocolate.

Icelandic Horse Trek

A horseback riding tour set in magnificent scenery. No need for previous experience, the kind and gentle Icelandic horses will take beginners safely into the woods or the fells. Price includes helmet and also other equipment if necessary. Duration: 2 hours.

Midnight Horse Riding

Our Icelandic horses live in the immediate vicinity of Levi Centre, and we organise riding treks into the countryside for all riding enthusiasts in Levi's wonderful fell scenery. The horses are small, cute and charming, yet strong, tough and sure-footed. The children's age limit is 12 yrs, unless they have previous experience of riding treks. The riders’ weight limit is 80-90kg. The duration of the trek is about 2 hrs.

Horseback Riding to the Peak of Pyhä

This horseback riding tour to the peak of Kultakero (Pyhä) starts from Lucky Ranch, located in the village of Pyhäjärvi. We will prepare the horses together and then move to our riding area for safety instructions. Then the journey may begin! At the top, we can enjoy the tremendous view and have a tasty lunch. You need to have some previous riding experience to attend, since the terrain is challenging. Age limit 12 years. You can borrow a riding helmet from us, but please wear good shoes with heels and clothes suitable for the day's weather.

Horse Riding in the Forest

Once at the stable, we will choose a suitable horse for you. Once the horses are saddled and we have agreed on the common rules, we head into Lapland’s clean forests and fell scenery on calm and reliable Finnish horses. The pace is adjusted according to the abilities of the riders and the weather. The tour is suitable for beginners. The price includes a helmet and a guide. Duration about 90 minutes, of which about 1 hour riding time. Max 7 people per group.

Riding Trek on Icelandic Horses

We will take you on a one-hour riding trek on Icelandic horses through the nearby countryside. The horses are small, cute and charming, yet strong, tough and sure-footed. Children need to be at least 12 years old unless they have previous experience of riding treks. The horses can carry riders up to 90 kg. Duration about 1 hour.

Moonlight Icelandic Horse Trek

In the evenings the sky might be covered with thousands of stars and Nordic Lights. Come and join us to have two hours of moonlight riding in the winter wonderland with our charming Icelandic horses. No previous experience required, age limit for children is 12 years unless they have previous experience on riding treks. Price includes needed riding equipment and warm juice with cookies after the trek. Rider’s weight limit about 90-100 kg. Duration: about 2 h.

Cross-Country Riding

The deep forests and vast fields surrounding the Luomajärvi Horse Inn offer a perfect getaway and the possibility for cross-country riding. Dive into the scenery with professional instructors and a sure-footed Finnhorse. Listen to the quiet hum of the trees and fill your lungs with pine-scented air – or simply admire the thousands of diamonds on the snowy banks.

Finnish Forest Experience with Ponies and Berries

This guided tour will take you in to the forest. During this guided tour you will meet a local horse stable owner and get familiar with stables' animals (dogs, horses and cats). There is also a possibility for horseback riding. Depending on the season you will find blueberries and lingonberries.

“For horse lovers” –Horse trekking

This is a great way to explore traditional Finnish countryside! The package includes accommodation (for two nights) at Niittyniemi Cottages, two days of horse riding (approximately 30-40 kilometers per day), meals, and two friendly guides, as well as good-mannered horses, of course!

Spend a Day at a Traditional Finnish Horse Ranch!

If your idea of heaven is being around horses, or you just want to learn more about their general day-to-day care, this could be the ideal visit for you! It's a chance to have a real hands-on experience, spending a couple of hours in the company of original Finnish horses in the Finnish countryside, close to Lahti.

Summer/Autumn – Horse Safaris

The rolling fells of Lapland are made for horse riding. The vast landscapes and the great silence make this horse safari a truly exceptional and captivating experience. Roaming the wide-open wilderness on a Finnish horse, you’ll find it hard to avoid the feeling of a little cowboy – or cowgirl – awakening within you. Children also have a chance to ride on Icelandic horses.

Winter Horseback Riding and Sleigh Rides

Winter horseback riding is well worth a try, even without any previous experience. It is suitable for children as well. Finnish Christmas comes to life in a special way when riding on a sleigh, with the snowy forest around you, the sound of the bells tinkling in your ears, and the comfort of warm blankets covering you.