Forest Realm of Busy Beavers and Bygone Lumberjacks
Location: In Central Finland Region in the area of Kuhmoinen (www.kuhmoinen.fi, in Finnish). Read more
Activities: Hiking, canoeing, sights and scenery. Read more
Arrival: By car and public transportation. Read more
Sights: Rift valleys, formed in faults in the bedrock, the wilderness lake Lake Isojärvi, the Red-throated Diver. Heretty Loggers' Cabin, Huhtala Croft, Luutsaari Fishing Cottage. Read more
Suitability: Suitable for visitors of all ages all year. The terrain is difficult at places. No services for visitors with mobility difficulties.
Services: A cafe at Heretty Loggers' Cabin in summertime, campfire sites and cooking shelters, dry toilets, lean-to-shelters and camping sites for tents, rental huts, a boat launch site, rowing boat rental. Seitseminen Visitor Centre in Ylöjärvi. Services of cooperating partners are also available. Read more
Trails: Several marked trails that can be combined into circular trails (4.5–11km), two nature trails (3–3.5km). The trail from Heretty to the Kannuslahti campfire site (500m) is suitable for visitors with prams. Mountain biking trails (4–10km). Read more
This is the web page www.nationalparks.fi/isojarvi
The area is managed by Metsähallitus, Parks & Wildlife Finland, address: P.O.Box 36, 40101 Jyväskylä, Finland.