Ruska Laukka – horse-riding services

Ruska Laukka – Versatile horse-riding services in Kuusamo

Ruska Laukka Stables offer activities with horses like sleigh rides, pony rides, horseback riding and lessons in Kuusamo Meskuvaara . Come and enjoy a diverse array of equestrian services in Kuusamo on our farm in the idyllic Ronivaara. Experience joyful sleigh rides with the whole family, and enjoy the tranquil landscape of snowy trees.

We offer sleigh rides and excursions on horseback for all levels of riders. Our gentle horses lead guests on an unforgettable ride through the hazy landscape just a short drive from Ruka. Horse enthusiasts will be delighted with a relaxing trip through the varying landscape .

Trail riding and horse trekking

We will take a memorable trail riding or moonlight riding trip across magnificent hill scenery. We always ride safely in small groups.

We offer a safe ride with our gentle and humble traditional Finnish horse in a varied terrain; private forest roads, hill slopes and fields. We proceed through the hazy hilly landscape at a pace suited to the level of the group, either briskly or calmly, admiring the scenery.

Horse riding services

We organize daily memorable riding and hiking trips for small groups and the whole family.

Relax in the countryside on horseback and on merry horse sleigh rides. Come for an unforgettable sleigh ride in the middle of a rural landscape and get to know the horses of the stable at the same time! For the children there are many activites on the farm, as well as guided and safe pony rides.

Reindeer farm visits and reindeer safaris

The first stop is the horse farm where you will meet the people and horses of the stable. During the visit you can try horseback riding. In the end we serve a warm drink and cookies in a stable room.

The journey continues to next door reindeer farm, where we will visit the reindeer farm and explore the reindeer life on the farm, and we get to feed the reindeer. At the end of the visit we will enjoy a traditional campfire with a warm drink and traditional sweets.

Joyful pony rides

We organize individual safe rides for adult beginners on horses and for children on ponies. Safe off-road excursions in a snowy landscape for the whole family to share the experience!

Ronivaara area and yard

Our courtyard area has the last blacksmith shop in Kuusamo, which is well worth a visit. You can get to know the traditional forge blacksmith tools, and their works .

In the cosy red room of our stables you can explore the old traditional horse equipment and work harness. We offer you a meal in candle light atmosphere.

Acommodation services

Family run Petäjäkylä offers versatile acommodation services in Kuusamo area. Holiday villas, sweet summer cottages or cozy hotel in center of Kuusamo. Visit or