Aidu-Nõmme campfire site

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!
Located in a young pine forest on the high bank of the old mine filled with blue water.
Phone +372 5681 5722
E-mail info.kauksi@rmk.ee
Type of objectCampfire site
Parking facilitiestrue
Amenities Outdoor fireplace with grillrest, picnic table with shelter, lean-to shelter, firewood shelter, DC
Camping facilities yes
Outdoor fireplace yes
Hiking options RMK Penijõe-Aegviidu-Kauksi Hiking Route
Sights Aidu mine is one of the most impressive artificial landscapes in Estonia. Mining ended in 2012, after that the mine and roads started to fill with water: in the middle of a stone desert appeared a blue lagoon.
Additional information Before going to nature, please read the Environmental code of conduct (freedom to roam).
LocationAidu, Ida-Viru County
Driving directions From Tallinn-Narva Road turn to Kohtla-Järve, move on to Kohtla-Nõmme. Turn left from Estonian Mining Museum, drive around the Mining Museum`s territory along the paved roads of the mine towards Maidla 2,5 km until there is the sign on the left "Aidu-Nõmme lõkkekoht". Drive 830 m gravel road, after rise and fall you reach the campfire site.
Geographic coordinatesLong-Lat WGS 84
latitude: 59.335669
longitude: 27.144696
L-EST 97 x: 6581702.1 y: 678914.6