Karusselja rest stop

Pärnu County, Matsalu National Park
At Karusselja rest stop in Kloostri forest you can enjoy the beauty of the ancient lime-tree and listen to birdsong. In autumn it is good to take a basket for mushrooms with you.
Phone+372 513 8783
Type of objectRest Stop
Parking facilitiesAt the roadside at Lihula-Kloostri road
Amenities1 information board at the beginning of the trail leading to the rest stop; 1 bench at the rest stop
SightsA protected ancient tree
Additional information Before going on a nature walk please read the Environmental code of conduct (freedom to roam), rules of conduct and waste-sorting policy
Metsatuka special management zone, Matsalu National Park.
Information about restrictions can be obtained from the Environmental Board (+372 680 7438, info@keskkonnaamet.ee).
LocationKloostri village, Lääneranna municipality, Pärnu County
Object no 12 on the national park map
Driving directionsAt the 43th kilometre of the Risti-Virtsu road (road no 10) turn right towards Penijõe (road no 16193, brown sign "Matsalu rahvuspargi külastuskeskus 2"), drive past the centre of Matsalu National Park in the Penijõe manor, continue 4 km along a gravel road to the information board "Karusselja limetree" to the left of the road. From the information board, a 120 m earth track takes you to the rest stop.
Geographic coordinatesLong-Lat WGS 84
latitude: 58.728181
longitude: 23.827961
L-EST 97 x: 6509854 y: 490035