What's Currently Happening in Linnansaari National Park
Report Seal Carcasses or seals in need of help
It is essential for the conservation of the Saimaa ringed seal that all dead seals are examined. Please, report +358 206 39 5000. More information.
Check for Warnings
When forest and grass fire warnings (en.ilmatieteenlaitos.fi) are in effect, fire is only allowed at covered campfire sites that have a flue. A fire can be also lit in fireplaces at wilderness and other huts. Always use extreme caution when handling fire. The one who lights a fire is always responsible for its safe use. Please note, that making fire at these campfire sites can be banned locally.
Gathering at the campfire sites increases the risk of coronavirus infection. Guidelines concerning coronavirus COVID-19.
Kamarluoto jetty out of use
(Updated August 18. 2020)
The jetty of Kamarluoto in Linnansaari is out of use at the moment. New jetty will be constructed during 2021. We apologize for the inconvenience.
Linnavuori stairs under renovation
(Updated August 4. 2020)
The stairs of Linnavuori hill are under renovation. The lowest parts of the stairs have already been removed. The top of the hill is still achieveable even without the stairs. However the very lowest part rising from the pier, is steep and bouldery. So let`s be careful!
News in Linnansaari
Seal translocation within Saimaa to start in the coming summer
Visitors to national parks are happier than before – financial uncertainty is reflected in the total number of the visits
Metsähallitus is looking for 1,000 people to become members of the Wilderness and Nature Community – come and develop the services for nature lovers