Nature hiking in GrabbskogDate: Friday 17 aug 2018 - Tuesday 30 Oct 2018
Nature walks into the forests of Grabbskog. Although the area is located right in the vicinity of Tammisaari, silence of the wilderness and staggering nature is heart warming. You can book a hike for your own group or you can join on of the organized walks.
Only an hour west of Helsinki and you are in the great outdoors - let your thoughts fly - or
The harsh, beautiful forests, scenic lakes and paths that stroll in between take you on an unforgettable trip to Västerby natural area. You will enjoy the peacefulness of nature and you can relax by the campfire with coffee and snacks.
Matti will tell You interesting things about Finnish nature: animals, birds, plants and fungi.
We may be able to pick mushrooms or berries with us.
On the way You will see a variety of Finnish forest types, You can also hear a raven, explore animal tracks, mosses, lichens and in the fall You can see large flocks of geese flying north in the spring time south in the autumn.
Västerby trail in Tammisaari
Tour in the Tammisaari Storträsket (lake forest heritage) with coffee made in the campfire takes about three hours,
length of the walking tour is five to seven kilometers depending on the route .
The trip can continue to Långträsk Lake lean-to, situated on a beautiful cliff top and enjoy the tranquility of the wilderness by a campfire This route is about seven km, duration three to four hours.
Along the route there are two lean-to shelters, two dry toilets. You can also swim in the lakes.
Wilderness-Matti is with You the whole time.
Bookings can be made the Tourist Information Centre or directly from Matti
The price: 50 € / person , min 4 pax, max 7 pax