Directions to Kylmäluoma Hiking Area

Last summer, a storm felled extensively in the Kylmäluoma area and hiking trails have been out of order. Three routes will be opened for the summer season 2022 - partly with changed routes: nature trail, Hukanharjunpolku Trail and Kivikkovaaranpolku Trail.


The Kylmäluoma Hiking Area is located in the northeastern corner of Taivalkoski, by Highway 5, 45 km south of Kuusamo towards Kajaani. From the centre of Taivalkoski, the distance along Jokijärventie (road 8400) to the area is about 50 km. The nearest airport is located in Kuusamo and the nearest railway station in Kajaani.

To the Hiking Trails

The hiking trails can be accessed from the Kylmäluoma camping ground’s parking area.

Starting points for hiking trails.

By Coach to Kylmäluoma

The Kajaani-Kuusamo-Kajaani express service operates twice a day along Highway 20. The distance from the stops to the camping ground is 2-4 km (stops: Kaleton 205 km, Polojärvi 207 km).

Regular service operates on school days from the centre of Taivalkoski along Highway 20.

Further information on timetables from Matkahuolto (

By Taxi to Kylmäluoma

There are taxi services available in the Kylmäluoma area; further information provided at the camping ground reception (, tel. +358 40 500 3476, and in the Taivalkoski business directory (

By Car to Kylmäluoma

Kylmäluoma Trekking Centre’s parking area ( Pajuluomantie 29, 93540 Tyrövaara.

A hand holding a mobile phone showing Open the map of Kylmäluoma hiking area in

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