Ellivuori Resort boasts several marked nature trails, starting almost from the doorstep of the hotel.

In the winter season, there’s about 3 km of skiing tracks.

On top of the Pirunvuori hill, in the nature reserve, you can find find for instance the Kivilinna stone castle studio and a vantage point.

VuoriSport organizes various guided trips and activities in the area.

More information and bookings:
+358 40 933 1319 or vuorisport@ellivuori.fi


Pirunvuori has been a popular sight ever since the 19th century thanks to its mesmerizing views. Located in Pirunvuori, the Kivilinna (lit. Stone Castle), built with all natural stones, is actually the atelier of Emil Danielsson (1882-1967).

In the summertime, there are changing exhibitions at Kivilinna. In addition, you can visit Pirunvuori and Kivilinna all year round on the guided tours organized by  VuoriSport.

Leaving from Hotel Ellivuori, following the left side of the camping area VuoriCaravan there’s a maintained, about one kilometre long trail to Pirunvuori and Kivilinna.

nature reserve offers various marked routes and nature trails.

There are nature trails following the shores of the three wilderness lakes in the area. The trails are semi demanding, and the old forest area offers variation while walking.

Ritajärvi is located approximately 19 km from Ellivuori.

Visit Ritajärvi website (in Finnish)

Map of Ritajärvi area (PDF)


nature area boasts a lovely café on by the water, as well as a lean-to, fire pit, swimming place, toilet, water tap, guest pier and a ramp for boats.

There are three different circular routes going around the area, and the café is right in the hub of the routes.

The distance from Ellivuori to Otamus is about 15 km.

More information about Otamis (in Finnish)