Visiting restrictions in Otepää Nature Park

  • Camping and making campfire is permitted only in locations prepared and signposted by the manager of the nature park.
  • On private land the landowner’s consent is required.
  • Cycling outside paths and roads and driving and parking motor vehicles outside designated roads and parking areas is prohibited, except for research fieldwork, monitoring and rescue works, forestry and agricultural works specified in the protection rules, also riding snowmobiles with the consent of the manager of the nature park for servicing tourists and for ski trail maintenance. 
  • The use of water vehicles is allowed in the nature park; while the use of motorised water vehicles is permitted only for monitoring, rescue and research work.
  • In the nature park, organising public events for fewer than 60 participants in non-prepared locations is allowed. Organising public events with more than 60 participants in non-prepared locations is allowed only with the consent of the manager of the nature park.

Further information about restrictions can be obtained from the Environmental Board (e-mail louna@keskkonnaamet.ee, phone +372 766 9290 Otepää office).