Viitna nature study trail (7 km)

Lääne-Viru County, Viitna Landscape Protection Area
During the time of a risk of a forest fire in Estonia: • You can make fire only in designated places. • You can make fire only with a wind up to 5 m/s. • Watch out your fire!
The trails introduce the various glacial landforms and lakes of different trophicity between kames.  
Phone+372 329 5555
+372 676 7010
Type of objectStudy trail
Parking facilitiesParking for 25 cars or 4 buses at the northeast corner of Lake Pikkjärv (Viitna Suurjärv), on the opposite side of the road
Amenities3 big and 28 small information boards, partly boardwalk, sight platform, bridge, 2 DC, 2 waste bins
Camping facilities Camping and campfire on Oandu campsite (20km) and Võsu campsite (17 km).
Wheelchair accessibility Inva DC
Hiking options 7 km,  You can limit the hike and walk just around Lake Pikkjärv (2.5 km).
SightsVarious glacial landforms, lakes
Additional information Read the Environmental code of conduct (freedom to roam) before going to the nature.
Swimming is allowed only on the northern shore of Lake Pikkjärv in Viitna and at the beach of Lake Linajärv.
RestrictionsThe nature trail is situated in Viitna Landscape ReserveProtection Area.
Motorised and off-road (incl. ATVs and snowmobiles) traffic is forbidden outside public roads. Camping and making campfire is not allowed in the protected area.  Fishing is permitted only in Lake Linajärv. Underwater sports are also prohibited in Lake Pikkjärv in Viitna. Motorised water vehicles are prohibited on all lakes of the nature reserve.
More information about restrictions can be obtained from the Environmental Board, +372 325 8401
LocationViitna, Kadrina Municipality, Lääne-Viru County Object no. 30 on recreation area map
Driving directionsDrive 73 km from Tallinn to Narva (Road no. E20), at Viitna turn right towards Kadrina. Drive 1 km until you see the information board of Viitna Landscape Reserve. Turn to the parking area at the opposite side of the road. The trail markings start from the parking area.
Geographic coordinatesLong-Lat WGS 84
latitude: 59.447440
longitude: 26.013848
L-EST 97 x: 614227 y: 6591674