Ukko-Koli scenic lift
All the way through Koli and Pielinen
Scenic lift from June 4 to August 21, 2022
A scenic lift serves customers daily during the peak season in summer from June 4 to August 21, 2022, giving excellent lake and forest views. The lift covers the 770-metre distance in around 8 minutes (one way). The total ascent is 212 metres. This is an easy way to admire the national landscape of Koli from above, and is great fun also for families with children. We recommend you to use the scenic lift when you want to reach the famous Koli peaks. There is plenty of parking place at Rantatie 27.
Timetables: June 4 to August 21, 2022 daily from 10.00–14.00 and from 14.30–17.30 (weather forecast). On the barbecue evenings at restaurant Rinnetupa, the scenic lift is also open on Wednesdays and Saturdays from 18.00–21.00 (Weather reservation). Tickets from the lower station of the scenic lift, the summer kiosk at the hotel or from the reception.
Prices: Adults: 10 € round trip / 7 € one way, children 4–12 years: 7 € round trip / 5 € one way. Families 1–2 adults and 1–3 children (4–12 years): 24 € round trip /17 € one way.
Addresses: Lower station, Rantatie 27, Koli. Upper station, Ylä-Kolintie 39, Koli.
Trail lift is an experience too!
From parking place (Ylä-Kolintie 31) to the upper yard, where the Koli Nature Center Ukko and Break Sokos Hotel Koli are located, also comes a trail lift. From the lift windows opens a spectacular forest scenery.
The free rail lift, which runs about 100 meters long, is open daily from 7 am to 10 pm. You can also walk up the stairs if there is no snow. Stairs are next to the trail lift.