Activities in Kevo Strict Nature Reserve

17.1.2022
Check regional Covid-instructions before your hiking trip or a visit to a nature center.

Liminganlahti Nature Centre is closed 1.1.-4.2.2022. The Finnish Nature Centre Haltia is closed 10.1.–1.2.2022. Koli Nature Centre Ukko is closed 1.1.–26.1.2022. Kuusamo Customer Service Karhuntassu is closed 13.1.–31.1.2022.

In other nature centers in Finland, we require the use of a facial mask and keeping the 2 meter distance to other visitors. In addition, there may be requirements to show the Covid pass, and/or the number of visitors can be limited. More information Nature centers. The length of the restrictions depends on the region. More regional information can be found at the Finnish institute for health and welfare website.

What can one do inKevo Strict Nature Reserve?

Walk on Marked Trails

Kevo Strict Nature Reserve has been divided into two parts: the fell area and the canyon area. Moving is allowed only on marked trails, which are the Kevo Trail and the Guivi Trail. In the fell area, walking on the marked trail is allowed during1.5. - 15.10, and in the canyon area during 15.6. - 15.10.

See the Sights and Scenery

Walk on a Nature Trail

At Sulaoja, there is a 2-km-long nature trail, where you get information, for example, about the holy spring of Sulaoja, and about the damages done by the caterpillar of the Autumnal Moth (Epirrita autumnata).

Ski Cross-country off Trails

In the fell area,skiing is allowed everywhere during 16.10. - 30.4., and in the canyon area,skiing is allowed during 16.10. - 30.3. There are nomarked skiing trails.