Southern Konnevesi National Park Trails
The Kalajan Kierros Trail, 4,6 km Nature Trail (the easy section, 1 km one way)
When there is no ice and snow on the ground, the estimated travel time is 2-4 hours.
Hike the entire trail through the challenging terrain, or just the easy first section until the Vuori-Kalaja campfire shelter (1 km one way).
Starting points: The Kalaja parking area (Törmälän metsätie 136, Rautalampi). You can also walk 1.5 km along a forest road from the Törmälä Holiday and Course Centre (retkikartta.fi) to the Kalaja parking area.
The Accessible Vuori-Kalaja Trail, 300 m
When there is no ice and snow on the ground, the estimated travel time is 30 minutes.
Route for wheelchair users, assistant needed.
Starting point: The Vuori-Kalaja accessible parking area (Vuori-Kalajan metsätie 126, Rautalampi, no winter maintenance) is accessible to the disabled by car or taxi, but the road is closed with a barrier. To get the key to the barrier, please call Metsähallitus customer service.
Kolmen Vuoren Vaellus (The Hiking Trail Three Mountains), 14 km Circular Trail (16 km in total)
When there is no ice and snow on the ground, the estimated travel time is 6-12 hours.
A very challenging, rocky trail, with large differences in altitude
Starting point: The Kalaja parking area (Törmälän metsätie 136, Rautalampi) is 1 km from the starting point of the trail, the Vuori-Kalaja campfire shelter.
Loukkuvuoren Lenkki (Loukkuvuori Hiking Trail), 2,8 km Circular Trail
When there is no ice and snow on the ground, the estimated travel time is 2 hours
A challenging, rocky trail, with large differences in altitude.
Starting point: Enonranta (no access by car)
An inland waterway across Southern Konnevesi runs east from Häyrylänranta in Konnevesi towards Konnekoski in Rautalampi. This waterway is challenging for inexperienced boaters.
There are several canoeing routes maintained by the municipalities of Rautalampi and Konnevesi in the national park and its surrounding areas.
When the forest fire warning or the grass fire warning is in effect, open fires are prohibited on every campfire site in Southern nationalpark. In Southern Konnevesi nationalpark this prohibition applies also to cooking shelters or other fireplaces with a flue. Check the current warnings (en.ilmatieteenlaitos.fi).