Are you looking for a short walk to catch fresh air or would you like to challenge yourself with longer adventure? We have plenty of options in Ranua in different levels of challenge. For paddlers, there are routes for multiple visits. 

Fishing and hunting

Ranua is an oasis for fishermen. Whether your sport is fly-fishing, trolling or fishing with rod and line, there are plenty of options in Ranua area. When you are fishing, you can let the water take your stress away.

The most popular fishing spots are Lake Simojärvi and Simojoki River. In Lake Simojärvi, you can catch 13 different species of fish, such as pike-berch, common whitefish, vendace and trout. Simojoki River is a unique river area, as there lives naturally breeding salmon population.


Sometimes the freedom to come and go ina your own rhythm attracts the most. It makes it possible to try something new out of a moment of fancy. Ranua provides plenty of options for travellers taking care of their well-being.
And, did you know, that in Finnish Lapland, the air is measured to be the cleanest in the world – repeatedly?