4th Miniraid Vehu will take place from Fri Jan. 30 to Sun Feb.
1, 2009 in Vehu, Finland. You are all very welcome to enjoy Finnish
winter, snow, skiing, sauna, food, and 2cv friends in the middle of nowhere.
Officially, the 4th Miniraid Vehu is part of the
Raid Poronkusema. Thus
the program will be somewhat shorter than previously.
Jan 30, Day of Arrival
Raid Poronkusema will hit Vehu late in
the afternoon. We will serve a common meal (soup á
la Vehu, 7
e/person) in the evening. Sauna, hot bath tub, and other activities available.
Music in the evening.
Jan 31, Day of Chilling
A breakfast buffet (5 e/person) Skiing, sauna, kick sledging, “suvisivakointi”
available. Those who wish may do "Raid Shopping Tuuri".
A factory visit is planned on the way to Tuuri but it has not been confirmed
yet. Other activities: sauna, skiing, etc. A dinner, mouton á la
Vehu (12 e/person), and farewell party of Raid Poronkusema will
take place. "Enough drink" - please remember to bring some local
stuff suitable for this mixture. In the late evening there will be a "concert"
by the frozen duck band.
Sun. Feb 1 Day of Departure
A breakfast buffet (5 e) will be served in the morning. We will clean
the school house and leave Vehu.
may participate the 3rd miniraid vehu with your own 2cv or you may come
to Vehu without a 2cv.
Once again, we are very happy to inform that Ryanair
supports heavily our miniraid Vehu by making cheap flights to Tampere.
The distance from Tampere to Vehu is about 180 km.
bienvenue, willkommen, tervetuloa etc
- in the middle of nowhere
is familiar to the most of the SuperFinns and Mosquitofinns. The old school
building can accomodate 28 people and additional accommodation can be
arranged. Information at the Vehu
Schoolhouse website and location.
We will wash our dishes ourselves – please be prepared ;)
Please inform us asap if you need to have a special diet
Activities not confirmed
2cv drive on the lake (depends on the weather), narrow roads in the wilderness.
about 28 beds indoors at the school house + about 8 beds at the village
church 100 m away + about 8 beds in a heated tent, if needed.
accomodation 20 e/night (school house), 15 e/night (village church/tent)
Linens, towels, sleeping bags (for the tent), sauna, and hot bath tub
principle, you just need to come with warm clothes and enjoy everything.
We would like to ask our Finnish participants to bring skiing equipments
with them. A limited number of skiing equipments are available in Vehu.
In addition, a limited number of kick slegdes, nordic walking sticks (suvisivakointisauvat)
are at our disposal in Vehu.
Please let us know if you plan to come to Vehu on Thusrday or leave on
inform us about The easiest way to do it is to send an email to Veikko
and a copy to Jukka
stories of last year´s raid.
forward to seeing you in Vehu!