Jul 2023

The European Gold Panning Championship

The European Gold Panning Championship

The European Gold Panning Championship will be contested in Tankavaara 20.-23.7.2023

Pre-registration via the website ends 14.7.2023 at 17:00

Your name will only be entered after you have selected the competition categories.
First select the competition categories you wish to register for in the Participants section and click on the CLICK button. You will then be able to enter your name and details and the names of your team on the entry form.

Please only enter one competitor at a time, the price will be calculated automatically.

Payment: you can pay your entry later at the race office or immediately via online banking or credit card (you will be redirected to the Paytrail payment page). You will receive a receipt for the payment by email.

You can pay your entry at the race office on the spot, in which case select “pay later”. Cancellation is free of charge until 14 July, we will automatically refund the registration fee to you when you cancel your registration via email


The late registration fee is 5€ per competitor or 5€ per team in team series.

Access to the competition area is free of charge and does not require registration.

Please note that by participating in the competition you agree to the use of your name and any photos taken of you at the competition site in publications, starting lists and results related to the competition event of the Lapland Gold Diggers Association.


Photo: Tankavaaran Kultakylä

Aug 2023

Ijahis Idja - music festival 2023

Ijahis Idja – music festival 2023

See event program here

Festival pass

Festival pass grants access to festival area on Friday and Saturday.

Pre-sale 60€
At the gate 70€

7-15 year-old children:
Pre-sale 20€
At the gate 25€

One-day pass

Pre-sale 35€
At the gate 40€

7-15 year-old children:
Pre-sale 12€
At the gate 15€

Ticket pre-sale at & Sajos. handling fee will be added to ticket prices.
Under 7-year-old children get free entrance. Festival organization reserves the right for changes.

Sep 2023

Arctic Trail Run 2023

Arctic Trail Run 2023


Class Until October 17th Until December 31st Until February 14th Until June 30th Until September 11th
Sole Mikhän 7km 50€ 60€ 70€ 80€ 90€
Sole Mikhän juniors 7km 20€ 30€ 30€ 30€ 30€
Seku Vain 20km 50€ 60€ 70€ 80€ 90€
Vasiten 50km 50€ 60€ 70€ 80€ 90€

The prices include

  • participation
  • number plate
  • service along the trail and in the finish
  • dinner after the race

Late registration

The registration service closes on the 11th September at 23.59. After that registration is possible by email to or in the race office.

In the race office payment is possible by credit/debit card.

Cancellation terms

In case of injury or illness it is possible to free-of-charge postpone your registration to following year’s event. In other cases it is possible to postpone your registration with a 50€ office fee. You can move your registration to another person free-of-charge.

All changes must be made latest 48h before the start of the event.