Nuuksio National Park Trails

The easiest way to get to know Nuuksio National Park, is by hiking on marked trails. Both beginners and experienced hikers will find suitable outdoor destinations among multiple nature trails, circle trails and other routes. In Nuuksio you can also enjoy the nature by bike and riding on a horse, as well as, with a wheel chair or with a trolley. Pick an interesting route and find your way into the nature!

Recommended at Nuuksio

 

Punarinnankierros is the easiest circle trail in Nuuksio natiolpark. Photo: Laura LehtonenPunarinnankierros Trail, 2 km Circle Trail

Hiking Campfire place Cooking Shelter Tent site Lean-to shelter Dry toilet Nature Information Hut Information Board Drinking Water Recycling Parking

Estimated time 1 h, no winter maintenance. 
An easy trail.

Starting Point: Haukkalampi, Address: Haukkalammentie 32, 02820 Espoo

Description of the Punarinnankierros Trail

 

 

Haukankierros treats visitors to spectacular landscapes created by the Ice Age. Photo: Laura Lehtonen

Haukankierros Trail, 4 km Circle Trail

Hiking Campfire place Cooking Shelter Tent site Lean-to shelter Dry toilet Nature Information Hut Information Board Drinking Water Recycling Parking

Estimated time 2 h, no winter maintenance. 
Challenging due to height differences.

Starting Point: Haukkalampi, Address: Haukkalammentie 32, 02820 Espoo

Description of the Haukankierros Trail 

 

 

Korpinkierros impresses even the experienced hiker with its diverse natural environment. Photo: Laura Lehtonen

Korpinkierros, 8 km Circle Trail

Hiking Campfire place Cooking Shelter Tent site Reservable Tent Site Lean-to shelter Dry toilet Nature Information Hut Information Board Drinking Water Recycling Parking

Estimated time 4 h, no winter maintenance. 
A challenging trail.

Starting Points: Haukkalampi, Address: Haukkalammentie 32, 02820 Espoo and Siikaniemi, Siikajärvenranta, Espoo.

Description of the Korpinkierros Trail

 

Easy Trails

 

Takala Trail. Photo: Sini VeuroTakala Trail, 1,5 km/one way

Hiking Campfire place Lean-to shelter   Dry toilet Nature Information Hut Information Board Drinking Water Recycling Parking

Estimated time 25 min/one way, no winter maintenance.

Starting point: Beside Kattila main building (pdf 6,2 MB, julkaisut.metsa.fi)

Description of the Takala Trail

 

 

Kaarniaispolku Trail. Photo: Laura Lehtonen

Kaarniaispolku Nature Trail, 2,7 km circle trail

Hiking  Parking

Estimated time 1 h, no winter maintenance.
Specially designed for schoolchildren, Kaarinaispolku is also suitable for other hikers.

Starting Point: Kaarniaispolku parking area at the end of Soidentaantie road in Veikkola industrial estate (pdf 6,2 MB, julkaisut.metsa.fi)

Description of the Kaarniaispolku Nature Trail

Soidinkierros Trail, 4 km Circle Trail 

Hiking Accomodation Restaurant  

Estimated time 2 h, no winter maintenance. 
An easy trail that mostly meanders along open rocky ground.

Starting point: Siikaranta, Hotel Nuuksio, Naruportintie 68, 02860 Kirkkonummi (pdf 6,2 MB, julkaisut.metsa.fi)

Description of Soidinkierros Trail
 

Other hiking Trails, 0-10 km

 

Nahkiaispolku Trail. Photo: Laura LehtonenNahkiaispolku Nature Trail, 2 km circle trail

Hiking  Nature Information Hut Drinking Water Parking

Estimated time 40 min, no winter maintenance.
Rather challenging due to the difficult terrain.

Starting point: Haukkalampi, Haukkalammentie 32, 02820 Espoo (pdf 6,2 MB, julkaisut.metsa.fi) 

Description of the Nahkiaispolku Trail

 

Klassarinkierros Trail. Photo: Laura Lehtonen.

Klassarinkierros Trail, 3,9 km Circle Trail

Hiking Campfire place Tent site Rental hut. Dry toilet Parking

Estimated time 2 h, no winter maintenance.
Rather challenging due to height differences.

Starting point: Valklampi parking area, Valklammentie 1, Vihti (pdf 6,2 MB, julkaisut.metsa.fi)

Description of Klassarinkierros Trail

 


Nuuksio. Photo: Mauri Leivo.

Haukkalampi-Haltia Connecting Trail, 4,6 km

Hiking Dry toilet Information Board Drinking Water Recycling

Estimated time 2 h in each direction, no winter maintenance.
Extremely challenging.

Starting points: Finnish Nature Center Haltia: Nuuksiontie 84, 02820 Espoo and Haukkalampi: Haukkalammentie 32, 02820 Espoo (pdf 6,2 MB, julkaisut.metsa.fi)

Description of Haukkalampi-Haltia Connecting Trail

Other Hiking Trails, over 10 km

 

Trail through Nuuksio National Park, approx. 14 km

Hiking

No winter maintenance.

Starting points
Addresses: Siikaniemi, Kolmoislammenranta, 02860 Espoo and Salmi hiking area information point, Salmentie 75, 03300 Otalampi (pdf 6,2 MB, julkaisut.metsa.fi)

Veikkola-Salmi Connecting Trail, 20 km/one way

Hiking Campfire place Parking

No winter maintenance.
Challenging.

Starting points: Salmi hiking area and Veikkola, Kaarniaispolku Nature Trail parking area (pdf 6,2 MB, julkaisut.metsa.fi)

Description of Veikkola-Salmi Connecting Trail

Trail 2000. Photo: Aura Piha.Trail 2000, 110 km

Cycling.

No winter maintenance.
Suitable for biking.

Starting Point
Address: Lääkärinkatu 8, 00250 Helsinki

Description of Trail 2000

 

Biking Trails, approx. 30 km

Cycling.

No winter maintenance.

Starting points: Kattila, Haltia, Haukkalampi, Parking area of Valklmapi and Hotel Nuuksio at Siikaranta.(pdf 6,2 MB, julkaisut.metsa.fi)

Description of Biking Trails

Riding Trails, approx. 22 km

Horse riding. Campfire place Dry toilet Parking

No winter maintenance.

Starting points: Kattila and Parking area of Valklmapi. (pdf 6,2 MB, julkaisut.metsa.fi, in Finnish)

Description of Riding Trails

Map of Nuuksio National Park. © Metsähallitus 2014

Services Offered by Partners in Nuuksio National Park

Partners operating in Nuuksio provide e.g. accommodation, restaurant, conference, training and programme services and guided tours all year.

Destination Brochure

Pdf-file 6.2 Mb (julkaisut.metsa.fi)

Dogs must be kept on a leash! Photo: Seppo Leinonen

Dogs must be kept on a leash!