A 3 km hiking trail has been built to Sarivaara Hill. It is used as a ski track in winter seasons and as a hiking path in the summer. Not only is there this trial, there are also many other trials to do. In the Saija village, snowmobile routes are provided, taking you to places like Salla, Sallatunturi, Savukoski, Karhutunturi and Tuntsa. The hiking trail
Pikes Fishing and hunting are important factors of the activities that the village offer. In the summer season, many people fish pike, whitefish, trout and grayling using fishing nets and different fishing rods. The most important game animal is elk. Fowl hunting is also popular and almost everyone in Saija goes fishing and hunting.