Guided canoeing trips

We offer a wide variety of different canoeing trips and expeditions in and around the Oulu and Hossa area.

On the beginning of each trip guide will teach you new skills and make sure your trip is done safely. Canoeing and moving quietly on waters takes you closer to the nature and you can just relax and enjoy your surroundings.

All our trips are tailorable to suit your needs just give us a call or email us and we'll make your wilderness experience an adventure that you'll be sharing with your grandchildren for years to come!

City canoe tour in Oulu

We start from the heart of Oulu and view the city from another perspective. You will be introduced to the small channels and nature surrounding this seaside city. This trip is also perfect for the light Northern summer nights. Route may vary depending on the weather conditions.

Duration: 2 hours
Group size: min 4 persons
Price: 45 / person (4-15 persons) also bigger groups
Fee includes: West, paddles, canoe, guiding, coffee/tea and sweet bun
Note! If the group size is les than four persons, ask the prize!Reservation / more info: harri@backwoodaction.fi or +358 400 686382 / Harri

Oulujoki river canoeing

Calm "Oulu river" is perfect place for canoeing trips by open canoe or kayak. It is easy to access and perfect for beginners too. This relaxing paddling trip offers sights you won't see from the shore. Oulu river canoeing can be done in 2 hours or as a longer 4 hour trip.

For example, 2-hour canoe trip in Oulujoki.

Duration: 2 hours
Group size: min 4 persons
Price: 45 / person (4-15 persons) also bigger groups
Fee includes: West, paddles, canoe, guiding, sausages and juice

Note! If the group size is les than four persons, ask the prize!Reservation / more info: harri@backwoodaction.fi or +358 400 686382 / Harri

Kiiminkijoki river canoeing

Kiiminkijoki river is a free, unharnassed river surrounded by peaceful nature, cultural landscapes and areas with the feel of wilderness. In Kiiminkijoki river trips we choose parts of the river where there are only small class I rapids and calmer waters. River trips can be from 2-4 hours to day trips or overnight trips.

For example, 2-hour canoe trip in Kiiminkijoki.

Duration: 2 hours
Group size: min 4 persons
Price: 45 / person (4-15 persons) also bigger groups
Fee includes: West, paddles, canoe, guiding, sausages and juice

Note! If the group size is les than four persons, ask the prize!Reservation / more info: harri@backwoodaction.fi or +358 400 686382 / Harri

One week canoe trip on Kiiminkiriver

Kiiminkiriver is a free Salmon river and the length of river is about 170km. If your paddling experience is good enough you can make own trip without quiding.
We can organice everything:
all equipment, transportation and a lot of informations about river and good camping places.
Ask more!
harri@backwoodaction.fi or +358 400 686382 / Harri