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Lahemaa National Park

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Lahemaa National Park is in Lääne-Virumaa of Estonia. official site

Understand

Lahemaa National Park is about 50km east of Tallinn and is a place to find some nice forests, seaside and swamps and bogs. One of the most suggested place to go there is Viru raba (Viru bog), that has 5km foottrack and watching tower.

History

Landscape

Many forests, swamps and bogs. Sea-side. Several pictures of forest and seaside area

Flora and fauna

Climate

Get in

Fees/Permits

There are no entry fees, all the trails are free to hike. You should just remember that take nothing but photos and memories and leave nothing but footprints.

Get around

See

Viru raba (Viru bog) has 5km foottrack and watching tower.

Viru raba before sunrise in summer time

You can also start and finish in same location if You go to tower and back or take a round trip back to start around the bog. There are good maps and information tables at the track. The track over the bog is made of wood and usually You do not need to worry about any special footwear. Sometimes there may be more water in the bog and waterproof hiking boots are recommended.

Do

Hiking There is a number of marked trails in the park

Buy

Eat

Drink

Sleep

Lodging

Camping

Backcountry

Stay safe

Get out

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