Uljaste hiking trail (3.8 km)

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 hiking trail takes visitors to Lake Uljaste, the esker, mire and primeval forest. The trail is signposted and runs mostly along eskers. Uljaste esker is the highest natural spot in Ida-Viru County (95.2 m).
Phone+372 5681 5722
E-mailinfo.kauksi@rmk.ee
Type of objectHiking trail
Parking facilitiesParking for 20 cars
AmenitiesInformation board, sign, the trail is marked with yellow blazing on trees
Campfire site yes
Hiking options yes
SightsLake Uljaste and Uljaste esker
Berries and mushroomsMilk-caps, boletes
Winter accessibilityThe trail is accessible on skis and snowshoes.
RestrictionsThe trail is situated in Uljaste Landscape Reserve.
According to the nature conservation rules, motorised vehicle traffic is prohibited outside roads and paths. Campfires can be made only in designated sites.
LocationUljaste village, Sonda municipality. Object no. 20 on recreation area map.
Driving directionsOn Tallinn–Narva road, turn right directly after the bridge in Sämi. Drive 10.5 km on Sämi–Sonda–Kiviõli road to the sign of Uljaste village, turn left. Drive 1.5 km until you can see Lake Uljaste on your left. The parking area and the campfire site are at the right side of the road.
Geographic coordinatesLong-Lat WGS 84
latitude: 59.378717
longitude: 26.759613
L-EST 97 x: 6585529 y: 656822