Outdoor sports

Outdoor sports venues and places in Kuopio

Kuopio provides versatile opportunities for outdoor exercise, both in the city area and its diverse nature environments. See below for a list of outdoor sports venues divided into categories. Check out what Kuopio offers and find the right activity for yourself!

Here in Kuopio, we are surrounded by unique and beautiful nature with lakes and forests where you get to exercise in the way you find best. Kuopio’s nature provides a fantastic setting for activities such as walking, camping, cross-country skiing and kayaking. The outdoor sports venues constructed in Kuopio, including different fields for ball games, keep Kuopio’s residents active. For more detailed information about where the places and venues are located, click on the name of the venue.

Click here for current information about outdoor sports: Ground rules for outdoor sports in Kuopio

Booking the sports venues

All sports venue pages have an up-to-date Timmi calendar, which you can use to browse bookings and register as a user and search for venues and facilities at free slots (displayed as white). Instructions on registration and booking slots with the Timmi system.
Kuopio Hall, Kuntolaakso swimming pool, Niirala ice arena and Lippumäki ice rink are not included in the self-booking system.


Contact information
tilavaraukset(at)kuopio.fi / 017 182 550
Valtuustotalo, Suokatu 42, 70100 Kuopio
Open/telephone hours weekdays at 9-11 and 12-14
Kuopio Hall bookings by email kuopiohalli(at)kuopio.fi or by telephone at +358 (0)17 182 554


See the News section for news and blog tests related to physical activity in Kuopio. The section includes information and tips on Kuopio’s sports venues and instructed exercise as well as other sports-related content.

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