Experience unique Arctic Circle Ice Road in Juoksenki village in Pello, Lapland (Finland)
The Arctic Circle ice road in Juoksenki village is a unique place to drive a car, walk or even ride a kicksled. The ice road connects two countries: Finland and Sweden. All at the same time, a traveler on the ice road crosses the Arctic Circle, the border between countries, and a time zone border. Visitors should absolutely visit the Swedish Juoksengi village’s (Övertorneå) Arctic Circle monument as well as the information displays. The ice road opening date depends on natural conditions. It usually opens around December and closes in April, depending on the progress of spring. It’s always a good idea for any traveler on the ice road to take special care.
VIDEO: Arctic Circle ice road in Juoksenki Village in Pello in Lapland, Finland and Övertorneå in Swedish Lapland