Ski-Jumping Hill is a
WW Fortress Too!
Why locals love it
Herttoniemi's second Ski-Jumping Hill was built in 1962 and was modernized in 1976. Molded hills are all year round use for the enthusiasts, with K points in 15, 22 and 44 meters. Next to the Ski-Jumping towers there's snowboarders' half-pipe.
Why you should visit it
At the same area there is also a man-made outpost on the hillside. The Outpost is apart of a bigger defense lines, that has been made by the Russians in 1914 - 1918. More about history : http://www.rky.fi/read/asp/r_kohde_det.aspx?KOHDE_ID=1570
Nostalgic. Sport History. Local History. Defense Outpost Line from First World War.