Customer Service and Guidance

  • There are information boards and maps at parking areas.
  • Information boards placed in the terrain are primarily in Finnish, but there are English texts on some of these.
  • More information from Häme Nature Centre and municipality of Tammela (, in Finnish).

Meals, Where to Buy and Prepare

Cafés, Restaurants and Kiosks

  • Lounais-Hämeen Pirtti (, in Finnish)
  • There is a kiosk on the shore of Lake Kuivajärvi (near road 2821) which is open during summer.

Campfire Sites

  • There are campfire sites near the beaches at Lake Kuivajärvi and Lake Suujärvi.
  • There is a campfire site as well as a lean-to shelter on the nature trail at the tip of a cape.
  • Lighting campfires is forbidden also at the constructed campfire sites if the forest fire warning is in effect.
  • More information about lighting campfires can be found at Hiking in Finland -pages.

Drinking Water

  • There is no official drinking water point in the area. Visitors should bring water with them.
  • During summer, visitors can get drinking water from the area's café.
  • Look at the tips for outdoors drinking water in Hiking in Finland -pages.

Waste Management


  • There are toilets, which are open during summer at the kiosk (on the shore of Lake Kuivajärvi near road 2821).
  • There is a dry toilet near the area's lean-to shelter.

Overnight stays

Lean-to Shelter

  • Short overnight stays of one to two nights are permitted at the lean-to shelter on the shore of Lake Kuivajärvi.

Lodging in the Surrounding Area

  • There are numerous lodging options in the area. The closest camping ground is 2 km away. Additionally there are hotels, rental cabins, farms with accommodation services, etc. Further information is available from the municipality of Tammela (, in Finnish) and the town of Forssa (

Services for the Disabled

  • The area's 2.7 km long sand based nature trail is suited for the disabled if they have assistance.
  • There is a toilet for the disabled at the kiosk. The toilets are open during summer.

Services for Boaters

  • There are boat launch points at both Lake Kuivajärvi and Lake Pyhäjärvi. The closest concrete boat launch point is situated 2 km from the area in the direction of Tammela.

Other Services in the Surrounding Area

  • The closest shop and other services are at the centre of Tammela (, in Finnish) about 7 km from the area.
  • There are more services at Forssa ( about 15 km from the area.