Koli National Park
Welcome to the most famous national landscape in Finland! Breathtaking scenery, which has inspired many Finnish artists, white quartzite bedrock, majestic Lake Pielinen, landscape marked by traditional slash and burn agriculture practises combined with an extensive network of trails and services make Koli an ideal destination for a one day outings or longer exploration. Koli National Park hs about 80km of marked trails, including a 1.5km tour of the highest koli peaks and other nature trails and circuits ranging from 3 to 8 km in length. The Herajärvi Trail through the park consists of three circuits between 30 to 60 km in length, makingit possible to hike for several days.
Useful advice and information about hiking in the national park is available from the Koli Nature Centre Ukko, which offers tourist and hiking information, as well as information
about other protected areas and nature attractions in the region. There are also exhibitions, a cafe, a souvenir shop, conference facilities. National Park’s rental hut reservations, and fishing licences.