Helvetinjärvi National Park

Sights and scenery Walk on a nature trail Hiking Hiking Pick berries and mushrooms Fishing  Ski cross-country on maintained trails Ski cross-country off trails  Snowshoeing Learn in nature Geocaching Climbing       

The Emblem of Helvetinjärvi National Park - Helvetinkolu GorgeThe landscape here is dominated by geological features created millions of years ago by mighty movements deep in the Earth's crust. After admiring the rugged cliffs around Helvetinjärvi (Hell's Lake) and Helvetinkolu (Hell's Hole) you can relax on the sandy lakeshore at Haukanhieta.

Gorgeous Geological Sights

Location of Helvetinjärvi National Park in FinlandLocation: In Ruovesi (www.ruovesi.fi, in Finnish) in Pirkanmaa Region. Read more

Arrival: By car. Read more

Activities: Sights and scenery, nature trail. Read more

Sights: Rugged gorges and scenery, Haukanhieta beach. Read more

Suitability: Suitable for visitors of all ages all year. Some sections of the trails are challenging due to differences in elevation. Kankimäki and the immediate surroundings of Haukanhieta are suitable for visitors with mobility difficulties if assisted. Read more

Services: A variety of services available all year: campfire sites, cooking shelters, dry toilets, a day-trip hut, camping sites for tents. Services of cooperating partners are also available. Read more

Trails: Marked trails (40km) and a nature trail (4km) in terrain that is challenging at places. Read more

This is the web page www.nationalparks.fi/helvetinjarvi

Self-guided Tour: "Finland's Cultural Landscapes"

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