Puijo sports and recreation venue
Puijo sports and recreation venue is a versatile sports centre providing opportunities for sports and exercise around the year. The Puijo stadium located below the Puijo tower is the heart of the venue, and the starting point for an extensive ski track and exercise trail network. The venue also includes a ski jumping hills, downhill ski slope, thePuijo stairs excellent for improving your fitness, and many grass fields. At the outskirts of the venue, you will also find a Finnish baseball stadium and anoutdoor exercise venue. The area also includes a 1.3 km long lit roller skiing track with an asphalt surface (width 4-5 m). Welcome to Puijo!
Puijo sports and recreation venue under development
Winter sports have long traditions in Puijo. Locals have engaged in sledding, skiing and ski jumping on the slope ever since early 1900s. Gradually, summer sports have also spread to the area. There are current efforts to further develop the area and enhance the diversity of available exercise venues.
The Puijo sports and recreation venue information board (pdf) provides information about the development targets and set timetables.
The general plan for the Puijo sports and recreation venue (pdf) presents land use potential for constructing a functional entity that meets user needs in the area.
The area subject to development in the Puijo sports and recreation venue (pdf) in accordance with the solutions made in the general plan.
Sports and exercise opportunities in the Puijo sports and recreation venue
Puijo downhill ski slope is an exception:
A short and steep ski slope of around 400 metres is located next to the Puijo ski jumping hills. The slope is mainly used for training and competitions (Kuopio Ski Club).
Bookings in the Puijo sports and recreation venue
See the booking status of the entire Puijo sports and recreational area in the
Bookings through the Facility booking services:
tel. +358 (0)17 182 550