Directions

Riuttaskorpi Recreational Forest is located on the north side of road 332 (Kuru - Parkano). It is 70 km from Tampere, 30 km from Parkano and 15 km from Kuru.

Ruittaskorpi directions

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

By Car

  • There are signposts directing visitors to the southern part of the area from road 332 (Kuru - Parkano) and others directing visitors to the north part of the area from road 3351 (Kallionkylä - Itä-Aure).
  • Torttilantie road travels through the area. It starts from road 332 and leads to road 3351.
  • Directions to Seitseminen Nature Centre

By Public Transportation

  • There is a local bus (www.lansilinjat.fi, in Finnish) between Kuru and Virrat. From the Kuru - Parkano road it is approximately a 2 km hike to the Pitkäkangas area and about 5 km to Lake Haukijärvi.
  • There are daily coaches (www.matkahuolto.fi) to Kuru from Tampere. Parkano can be reached either by coach (www.matkahuolto.fi) or by train (www.vr.fi). The Parkano railway station is 6 km from the centre of town.

Starting Points for Excursions

  • The area's parking areas are at Sotamiehenaho (south part of area, there is an information board), at Myllykangas (north part of area, there is an information board) and at Lake Kalliojärvi (north part of area).
  • Starting points for trails

Maps

Electronic Maps

Map of Riuttaskorpi

Other Maps

  • Terrain map N411, 1:50 000. The map is sold by Karttakeskus and the National Land Survey of Finland.
  • Basic terrain maps 2213 04, 2213 05, 2213 07 and 2213 08, 1:20 000. The maps are sold by Karttakeskus and the National Land Survey of Finland.
  • Helvetinjärvi National Park - Seitseminen National Park outdoor map, Karttakeskus 2012. The map is sold by Seitseminen Visitor Centre.
  • Forest map 3-6, 1:250 000.
  • GT tiekartta Länsi-Suomi: GT Roadmap Finland West, 2010, 1:250 000. The maps are sold by Karttakeskus and well-stocked bookstores.
  • Seitseminen Helvetinjärvi Pirkan taival, water resistant map, 1:25 000, Calazo Förlag 2016. Map is sold for example by Seitseminen Nature Centre.

Map Sales Points

Excursionmap.fi: Riuttaskorpi