Ice floating Varkaus

Ice floating “SAIMAA ON THE ROCKS”

SAIMAA ON THE ROCKS – ice floating in Varkaus 

Wow, what a winter experience ! An extreme winter activity Lakeland style for small groups. Using Ursuit safety suits, we jump in frozen water upstream and float downstream like a cork.  Like jumping on parachute lakeland style.  Safe,guided ice floating session in frozen water wearing a dry waterproof rescue suit. This program is good for all healthy persons 12-60 years old. If you have doubts about participating, contact guide before ordering.  THE WINTER EXPERIENCE in Varkaus since 2009.

Ice floating

Ice Floating in safety suits is an experience to remember.

    • Availability:  november-april
    • Group size 2-8 persons (+12 years old)
    • Duration 1-2 hours depending on group size. Default starting time at 10:00am. If you want to start on another time, contact us before booking to check availability.
    • Fee  in Varkaus untill 31.12.18 45€/person (minimum charge 90€). Fee after 1.1.19 50€/person (min 100€)
    • Meeting address: Ahlströminkatu 1, 78200 Varkaus, Finland. Program: instruction for participants, dressing safety suits outside, running to upstream, jump in water, exit water downstream, warm drink, dressing back.
    • Fee Includes guide, equipment, safety arrangements, hot drink
    • Available for extra fee:  sauna & swimmingpool,  changing clothes in warm place
    • We use Ursuit Onesize  rescue suits in floating, and   8 suits are available, (1 for 130-160cm tall, 5 for   160-190cm tall, 2 for  +180cm tall person. Depending on your size, 2-5 persons can participate at the same time). Remember to give size of all participants (cm/kg) when you make order, so we know what size equipment we bring with us.
    • Sauna and/or warm room to change clothes, available for extra cost. You should send request minimum 2 days prior by email/contactform
    • Bookings online via calender below. Payment by creditcards and instant confirmation
    • Possible to organize mobile SAUNA experience after tour for extra fee. Ask offer