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.–20.2.2022. Kuusamo Customer Service Karhuntassu is closed 13.1.–31.1.2022.
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Eastern Lapland Region, Savukoski
Protected forest area
The Kivitunturi Nature Trail showcases the full range of Eastern Lapland's fell and forest nature in all its glory: traces of the Ice Age, ravines, rocky ridges, wilderness spruce forests, creek hollows and spectacular landscapes.
Visitors can hike around Kivitunturi Fell on the 5.9 km main trail (trail with red tree markings) or continue on the more challenging Sotsonportti Round Trail (trail with yellow tree markings), which has a total length of 9.5 km. The trail has stairs, a suspension bridge, rest stops and information boards that present information on Kivitunturi's nature and geology.
Suitability: The Kivitunturi Nature Trail is suitable for the whole family. The trail has elevation and stairs. Shoes with ankle support will help you on the trails.
The area is managed by Metsähallitus, Parks & Wildlife Finland.
This is the web page nationalparks.fi/kivitunturi