Salamajärvi National Park

25.1.2022
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.–20.2.2022. 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.
Icy lake. Small island in the middle.

The drawn emblem of Salamajärvi national park. A walking forest reindeer is depicted inside the oval symbol. The text Salamajärvi kansallispuisto - national park wraps around the outer edge of the emblem.
Follow in the hoofprints of wild forest reindeer on the Peuran Polku Trail. You might even spot some of these rare animals. The park's varied wild scenery includes rockstrewn pinewoods, open bogs and lakes full of tasty fish. Use the facilities at Koirasalmi as a base for exploring the wilds.

Suitability: Suitable for visitors of all ages all year. The Koirasalmi area is accessible.

Customer Service

Koirasalmi Nature Information hut (koirasalmi.com)
+358 40 9398147, koirasalmi(at)gmail.com
Metsähallitus, Parks & Wildlife Finland
0206 39 5270, sisasuomi(at)metsa.fi

The area is managed by Metsähallitus, Parks & Wildlife Finland, Lakeland.

This is the web page nationalparks.fi/salamajarvi