Customer Service and Guidance

  • There are information boards and maps at parking areas.
  • Information boards placed in the terrain are primarily in Finnish, but there are English texts on some of these.
  • More information from Häme Nature Centre and municipality of Tammela (www.tammela.fi, in Finnish).

Meals, Where to Buy and Prepare

Cafés, Restaurants and Kiosks

  • Lounais-Hämeen Pirtti (www.tammela.fi, in Finnish)
  • There is a kiosk on the shore of Lake Kuivajärvi (near road 2821) which is open during summer.

Campfire Sites

  • There are campfire sites near the beaches at Lake Kuivajärvi and Lake Suujärvi.
  • There is a campfire site as well as a lean-to shelter on the nature trail at the tip of a cape.
  • Lighting campfires is forbidden also at the constructed campfire sites if the forest fire warning is in effect.
  • More information about lighting campfires can be found at Hiking in Finland -pages.

Drinking Water

  • There is no official drinking water point in the area. Visitors should bring water with them.
  • During summer, visitors can get drinking water from the area's café.
  • Look at the tips for outdoors drinking water in Hiking in Finland -pages.

Waste Management

Toilets

  • There are toilets, which are open during summer at the kiosk (on the shore of Lake Kuivajärvi near road 2821).
  • There is a dry toilet near the area's lean-to shelter.

Overnight stays

Lean-to Shelter

  • Short overnight stays of one to two nights are permitted at the lean-to shelter on the shore of Lake Kuivajärvi.

Lodging in the Surrounding Area

  • There are numerous lodging options in the area. The closest camping ground is 2 km away. Additionally there are hotels, rental cabins, farms with accommodation services, etc. Further information is available from the municipality of Tammela (www.tammela.fi, in Finnish) and the town of Forssa (www.forssa.fi).

Services for the Disabled

  • The area's 2.7 km long sand based nature trail is suited for the disabled if they have assistance.
  • There is a toilet for the disabled at the kiosk. The toilets are open during summer.

Services for Boaters

  • There are boat launch points at both Lake Kuivajärvi and Lake Pyhäjärvi. The closest concrete boat launch point is situated 2 km from the area in the direction of Tammela.

Other Services in the Surrounding Area

  • The closest shop and other services are at the centre of Tammela (www.tammela.fi, in Finnish) about 7 km from the area.
  • There are more services at Forssa (www.forssa.fi) about 15 km from the area.