Services in Langinkoski 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.

Customer Service and Guidance

  • The information boards are located along Keisarinmajantie road in the northern part of the area, on the parking area in the end of Keisarinmajantie road, and along Langinkoskentie road.
  • The Finnish Heritage Agency (kansallismuseo.fi)

Meals, Where to Buy and Prepare

  • There are no campfire sites. Making a campfire is forbidden.
  • ​Two cafés operate in the area in the summer. The Langinkosken kahvila is housed in the renovated caretaker's house by the river, while the Keisarinmajan kahvila operates on the edge of the northern parking area.

A café-building, there is a flag pole and a group of people in front of the building. A forest in the background.

Waste Management

  • There are no waste-bins in the area. Measures should be taken in advance to avoid taking unnecessary waste into the area. All the waste that accumulates during your trip, you need to take out of the area for recycling. Read more about Hiking without littering.

Toilets

Overnight Stays

  • Camping is not allowed in the area.

Lodging in the Surrounding Area

Accessible Services

  • There are about 1 km of wide, sandy tracks suitable for wheelchair users at Langinkoski. They take you to the rapids, to the Imperial Fishing Lodge and to the arboretum in the southern part of the area.
  • There is a accessible dry toilet in the premises of the Imperial Fishing Lodge museum which is open only during the opening hours (kansallismuseo.fi).

Other Services in the Surrounding Area

Customer service

Finnish Nature Centre Haltia, tel. +358 40 163 6200, info(at)haltia.com

Metsähallitus customer service spatial planners

Southeast Finland: Pekka Koponen, tel. +358 206394238
The Metropolitan area: Joel Heino, tel. +358 40 621 06 73
Western Uusimaa: Anne Muuri, tel. +358 206394708
Southwest Finland: Laura Lehtonen, tel.+358 206394659
Kvarken, Southern and Central Ostrobothnia: Tuija Warén, tel.+358 206395282 
Satakunta: Marjo Kekki, tel.+358 206394266
Email address: first name.last name (at)metsa.fi
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