Southern Konnevesi National Park Trails

Scenery from Kalajanvuori. Photo: Jere Ekosaari

The Kalajan Kierros Trail, 4,6 km Nature Trail (the easy section, 1 km one way)

Hiking Walk on a nature trail Sights and scenery Campfire place Accessible lean-to shelter Toilet for the disabled Parking Boating

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, no winter maintenance). You can also walk 1.5 km along a forest road from the Törmälä Holiday and Course Centre (www.retkikartta.fi) to the Kalaja parking area.

 

The accessible Vuori-Kalaja trail. Photo: Riikka MansikkaviitaThe Accessible Vuori-Kalaja Trail, 300 m

Wheelchair route Campfire place Accessible lean-to shelter Toilet for the disabled Parking area for disabled Boating

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 disabled parking area (Vuori-Kalajan metsätie 126, Rautalampi) 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.

Description of the Accessible Vuori-Kalaja Trail

 

Autumn in Enonlahti. Photo: Jere EkosaariKolmen Vuoren Vaellus (The Hiking Trail Three Mountains), 14 km Circular Trail (16 km in total)

Hiking Campfire place Dry toilet Lean-to shelter

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, no winter maintenance) is 1 km from the starting point of the trail, the Vuori-Kalaja campfire shelter.

Description of Kolmen Vuoren Vaellus Trail

 

Photo: Hanna Aho

Loukkuvuoren Lenkki (Loukkuvuori Hiking Trail), 2,8 km Circular Trail

Hiking Lean-to shelter Dry toilet Sights and scenery Canoe jetty Boat jetty

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

 

Description of Loukkuvuoren lenkki Trail


 

Photo: Jouni LehmonenBoating Routes

Boating

An inland waterway across Southern Konnevesi runs east from Häyrylänranta in Konnevesi towards Konnekoski in Rautalampi. This waterway is challenging for inexperienced boaters.

Read more about boating routes.

 

 

Photo: Jouni Lehmonen

Canoeing Routes

Canoeing

There are several canoeing routes maintained by the municipalities of Rautalampi and Konnevesi in the national park and its surrounding areas.

Read more about canoeing routes.

Destination Brochure

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Trail Brochure

Trail Brochure

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Dogs must be kept on a leash! Photo: Seppo Leinonen.

Dogs must be kept on a leash!