Lieutenant Colonel Ragnar Nordström used a small cave on Ratasvaara hill as a hideaway after the Second World War. Ragnar Nordström was exiled in Stockholm in 1945-48 for political reasons. The scenic trail lies in the vicinity of the Arctic Circle, about 30 km south from Pello. Choose between the longer 3 km route or the shorter, but more challenging 500-metre ascent.

  • How to get here?
  • The Colonels Hideaway -Scenic Trail and Cave
  • Ratasjoentie 2, 95640 Juoksenki