Seitseminen National Park

Visit a Nature Centre Visit a heritage farm Learn in nature Guided group tours Sights and scenery Walk on a nature trail Hiking Hiking Canoeing Biking Pick berries and mushrooms Fishing Ski cross-country on maintained trails Ski cross-country off trails Snowshoeing Geocaching Horse riding
The Emblem of Seitseminen National Park - European Pine MartenExperience how crofters used to make their living in these remote backwoods at the heritage farm at Kovero. Learn about the park's flora and fauna at the pleasant Seitseminen Nature Centre – the best place to start exploring the old forests, lakes and marshes of this fascinating part of Finland's backwoods.  

Natural Sights and Cultural History in the Wild Backwoods

Location of Seitseminen National Park in Finland

Location: Pirkanmaa Region, in the areas of Ylöjärvi (www.ylojarvi.fi) and Ikaalinen (www.ikaalinen.fi, in Finnish). Read more

Arrival: By car and public transportation. Read more

Activities: Nature Centre, visit a heritage farm, learn in nature. Read more

Sights: Ancient old-growth forest, mires and eskers. Live cultural environment on the Kovero Crown Tenant Farm. Read more

Suitability: Suitable for visitors of all ages and conditions all year, particularly groups of schoolchildren. Partly suitable for visitors with mobility difficulties.

Services: Versatile services all year: Seitseminen Nature Centre and restaurant, environmental education for schoolchildren, school camp premises, campfire sites, cooking shelters, camping sites, dry toilets, a lean-to-shelter, a rental hut. Services of cooperating partners are also available. Read more

Trails: About 60km of marked trails (1.5–17km), some of which are suitable for prams and wheelchairs. In winter, a comprehensive network of skiing trails (45km). Read more

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

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

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European Diploma for Protected Areas