Kemi River flows through the scenic Tervola and many of its tributaries offers excellent opportunities for a wider range of activities. When the log floating of the Kemi River ended boating and recreational fishing and kayaking are clearly increased. Ossaus rapids power plant is located in the municipality of Tervola. That tells how important the Finland’s largest river, Kemi River is to the economic power in country.

In Tervola region natural landscape has clearly Lappish features with its high hills and the crystal clear streams. Natural uniqueness is shown in Pisa and Runkaus National Parks. Slipper, wintergreen, willow, and cinquefoil of Tervola are local rich flora specialties.