Lake Pühajärv sensation trail (1.5 km)

Valga County, Otepää Nature Park
Lake Pühajärv sensation trail is best suitable for children and people with childlike mindset. On the trail you will find attractions that give you a chance to determine a tree’s height, have fun with box jumping, learn about biodiversity and forest stock exchange. At the trail on the shore of Lake Pühajärv there is the Kooliranna campfire site with benches and fire ring.
Phone+372 676 7122
Type of objectHiking trail
Parking facilitiesBy Kooliranna campfire site.
AmenitiesBoardwalk and bridges  facilitate the hike, supported with information boards.
Camping facilities Kooliranna campfire site for 10 tents (for 4)
Outdoor fireplace yes
Hiking options It is possible to go to Lake Pühajärve hiking trail (14 km)
SightsDiversity of wildlife.
Additional informationBefore going on a nature walk please read the Environmental code of conduct (freedom to roam).
Restrictions The trail is situated in Otepää Nature Park, about restrictions please read here. Further information can be obtained from the Environmental Board (, +372 680 7438).
LocationThe trail is situated in the Pühajärve village, Otepää municipality and starts from the Kooliranna campfire site near the southern end of Lake Pühajärv.
Driving directionsAt the junction with traffic lights in Otepää, choose Otepää–Kääriku–Kurevere road (Road no. 23195) and drive 7.3 km towards Kääriku, almost to Sihva. The hiking trail is by the left side of the road, right before the sports trail.
Geographic coordinatesLong-Lat WGS 84
latitude: 58.016941
longitude: 26.443045
L-EST 97 x: 6433251 y: 644363.6