This lively village is located by the Ounajoki river, near the local fells. The character of the village may be seen in its vibrant tourism activities and surviving farming and reindeer herding economy. The village has more than one hundred inhabitants who are ready to welcome you to Tepasto – the village close to the fells.
Location: Roughly 50 km north of the village of Kittilä
Population: About 115
Places of interest: The Kuononiemi shelter, Hiekkasaari beach, other swimming areas, a picnic shelter near the school, a nature trail starting from the school, ‘gnome rocks’, duckboard footbridges, and the Perhejärvi teepee shelter.
Tepasto village video on YouTube, summer 2010.