Kiidjärve-Taevaskoja-Kiidjärve hiking trail (11,8 km)

The hiking trail is currently impassable due to a storm damage!
The 11,8 km trail starts and ends next to Kiidjärve Visitor Centre and runs along the picturesque bank of Ahja River up to Saesaare weir and bridge and comes back along the ohter bank of the river.
Phone+372 676 7122
E-mail info.kiidjarve@rmk.ee
Type of objectHiking trail
Parking facilitiesParking for 10 cars in the Visitor Centre`s parking lot.
AmenitiesThe hiking trail map is available at the Kiidjärve Visitor Centre.
Camping facilities Sõnajala campfire site is on the trail.
Outdoor fireplace yes
Campfire site Outdoor fireplace.
Hiking options by walking
Berries and mushroomsBlueberries, mushrooms
Additional informationThe trail runs along the high river banks, there are high rises and deep falls on the trail - be careful!
Before going on a nature walk please read the Environmental code of conduct (freedom to roam).
RestrictionsThe trail is located in the Ahja River Valley Landscape Protection Area. Information about restrictions can be obtained from the Environmental Board (+372 680 7438, info@keskkonnaamet.ee).
LocationKiidjärve village, Põlva municipality, Põlva County. Object no 11 on the recreation area map.
Driving directionsDrive from Tartu towards Põlva along the Põlva -Reola road. On Koorvere crossroad, 10 km before Põlva, turn to the left towards Kiidjärve. Drive 4 km along Akste-Häätaru road (road nr 18138). There is Kiidjärve Visitor Centre`s parking lot on the left 0,6 km after the bus stop "Kiidjärve park". Move (ca 200 m) over the bridge (pass the house) until the signpost leads to the trail.
Geographic coordinatesLong-Lat WGS 84
latitude: 58.139568
longitude: 27.019477
L-EST 97 x: 6448282 y: 677791