Southern Finland's Finest Ancient Forests
Location: In Central Finland Region in the area of Saarijärvi (www.saarijarvi.fi, in Finnish). Read more
Arrival: By car. Read more
Activities: Sights and scenery, hiking. Read more
Sights: Ancient shield bark pines scarred by fire and the Mastomäki old-growth forests. Ancient trees: The Big Old Tree and the Big Tree. Poika-aho Crown Tenant Farm (rental hut). Read more
Suitability: Suitable for visitors of all ages. Easy access. No services for visitors with mobility difficulties.
Services: A cooking shelter, a well, dry toilets, a rental hut. Read more. Guide services, accommodation and sauna world in the vicinity. Read more of services provided by cooperating partners.
Trails: Some 30km of marked circular trails (1.4–17km), a classical style skiing trail in winter (1.5km, extends beyond the park). Read more
This is the web page www.nationalparks.fi/pyha-hakki
The area is managed by Metsähallitus, Parks & Wildlife Finland, address: P.O.Box 36, (Kalevankatu 8), 40101 Jyväskylä, Finland.