Directions

By Car

  • To the northern part of the park turn from the road 22 (Oulu - Kajaani) to the road 8293 going through the village of Ahmas, where you find signs to the park.
  • To the southern boundary of the National Park you get by driving on the road 8794 to Neittävä, where you find signs to the park.
  • Driving directions to Liminka Bay Visitor Centre.
  • For more detailed parking area addresses, please see below under Starting Points for Excursions.

 

Map of the Surroundings of Rokua National Park

By Public Transportation

  • On weekdays there are a few daily coach services to Rokua Healt & Spa from Utajärvi, Oulu and Vaala. Check timetables (www.matkahuolto.fi).

Starting Points for Trails

Good starting points are, for example

  • Rokua National Park parking areas on the Keisarintie (Emperor's Road, southern side of the park) and Pooki (northwest side of the park)
  • Visitor Center Suppa
  • Rokua Health & Spa
  • Hotel Rokuanhovi
  • Rokuan leirikeskus, Rokua YMCA Centre

Parking Areas

  • Rokua National Park parking area on Keisarintie (the Emperor's Road), southern side of the park (WGS84-coordinates N 64.54879 E 26.49744)
  • Pookivaara parking area on the north-west part of the National Park (WGS84-coordinates N 64.57084 E 26.48992)
  • Rokuan Health & Spa, Kuntoraitti 2, Rokua.
  • Hotel Rokuanhovi, Jaakonjärventie 43, Rokua.
  • Rokua Camping Centre (Rokua YMCA Centre), Salmisentie 300, Rokua.
  • Visitor Center Suppa (www.rokuageopark.fi), Jaakonjärventie 2, Rokua.

Maps

Electronic Maps

Map of Rokua National Park. © Metsähallitus 2015

Other Maps

  • Terrain map R433 Vaala, 1:50 000. Maps are sold by well-stocked bookstores, Karttakeskus and the National Land Survey of Finland.
  • Maastokartta: Terrain map no 3423 04 Rokuanvaara, 1:20 000. The map can be bought from Karttakeskus or the National Land Survey of Finland.
  • Terrain map 3423 Utajärvi, 1:50 000. The map is sold by Karttakeskus, the National Land Survey of Finland and by well-stocked bookstores.
  • Rokuan ulkoilukartta: Rokua outdoor map, 1:20 000. The map can be bought from tourist services in Rokua, such as Rokua Health & Spa, Hotel Rokuanhovi and Information Center Suppa.
  • Rokuan latukartta: Rokua skiing trail map, 1:20 000. The map can be bought from tourist services in Rokua, such as Information Center Suppa.
  • Outdoor map Vuokatti ja Kainuun kansallispuistot (Vuokatti and Kainuu National Parks), 1:25 000. Karttakeskus 2015. Map is sold by Karttakeskus and well-stocked bookstores.
  • Retkeily GT Itä-Suomi: GT Outdoor Map Finland East, 2010, 1:250 000. The maps are sold by Karttakeskus and well-stocked bookstores.

Map Sales Points

Destination Brochure

Rokua National Park Brochure

Destination Brochure (julkaisut.metsa.fi)

Self-guided Tour: "7 Finnish National Parks"

Pdf-file 2,9 Mb (julkaisut.metsa.fi)

Self-guided Tour: "From the Baltic Sea to Wild Wooded Hills"

Pdf-file 573 kb (julkaisut.metsa.fi)

Parking Areas

Rokua National Park parking area on Keisarintie (the Emperor's Road), southern side of the park

Pookivaara parking area on the north-west part of the National Park

Rokuan Health & Spa, Kuntoraitti 2, Rokua.

Hotel Rokuanhovi, Jaakonjärventie 43, Rokua.

Rokua Camping Centre (Rokua YMCA Centre), Salmisentie 32, Rokua.

Visitor Center Suppa (www.rokuageopark.fi), Jaakonjärventie 2, Rokua.