Tädu nature study trail (3.5 km)

Tädu nature study trail is under reconstruction. The new route is indicated with green marks on the trees.
The 3.5 km hiking trail is perfect for a nice Sunday walk. The trail runs along a gravel road – suitable also for baby carriages and strollers. Information boards by the trail. At the end of the trail at a campfire site it is possible to make campfire and have a snack.
Phone+372 676 7842
E-mailinfo.viimsi@rmk.ee
Type of objectStudy trail
Parking facilitiesParking area for 6 cars at the start of the trail
AmenitiesAt the start and half-way through the trail there is an information board with a map and general information. There are 9 points of interest, 1 campfire site, a dry toilet on the trail. It takes about 1.5 to 2 hours to walk the trail at moderate speed. The trail ends at Randvere tee, where it is 800 metres along the road to the start of the trail. This forestry trail highlights different tree species and stages in forest management – what is done, how and when.
Outdoor fireplace yes
Wheelchair accessibility The trail located entirely on a wide gravel road
Hiking options yes
SightsSpruces growing on rocks, erratic boulders, species-rich forests, different stages in forest management.
Additional information Access roads are kept clear of snow; no snow removal on the trail; firewood is available.
Before going on a nature walk please read the Environmental code of conduct (freedom to roam).
LocationRandvere village, Viimsi municipality, Harju County
Object no 6 on recreation area map
Driving directionsWith your own transport:
  • Coming from the direction of Viimsi and Tallinn city centre drive 6 km from Viimsi on Randvere road towards Randvere. 80 m after bus stop "Tädu kuusk" turn right to the parking place
  • Coming from the direction of Muuga drive on Randvere road towards Viimsi. 800 m after bus stop "Randvere aiand" turn left to the parking place

With public transport:

  • Take bus no 38 (Viru keskus - Muuga, timetables here) to "Hansunõmme" stop. There change to bus no V2 (Randvere - Haabneeme, check timetables here) to stop "Tädu kuusk". To get to the starting point of the trail you need to walk back a bit.
  • Bus no 1A (Viru keskus - Viimsi keskus, timetables here) from city centre to the final stop "Viimsi keskus". Change to bus no V2 (Randvere - Haabneeme, check timetables here). Get off at stop "Tädu kuusk". To get to the starting point of the trail you must walk a bit ahead.
Geographic coordinatesLong-Lat WGS 84
latitude: 59.520374
longitude: 24.895847
L-EST 97 x: 6598423 y: 550711