- 4. August 2020
- Tuesday, 14:00 - 17:00
- Get Directions: Lahemaa
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Bogshoe hike in Estonia’s most famous Viru bog
Bogs – Estonia’s most ancient landscapes formed after the Ice Age – are wild, mystical and enchanting. We will discover the most famous one of them – Viru bog – on bogshoes. You can experience for yourself how it is to walk on a bog away from the boardwalk. Your guide will share stories of how bogs were formed, about nature and heritage. You can also pick your own cranberries.
A true adventure is waiting for you. Come and join us!
Clothing, footwear and other practical info
dress according to the weather forecast and your own comfort level. Layered sportive clothing should be preferred so that you could remove or add layers as required. Bring a hat, raincoat and extra pair of socks. A small rucksack for personal belongings is recommended. High-cut hiking boots or rain boots are necessary! Bring a bottle of water and some energy-rich snacks.
Find it from HERE! 50 km from Tallinn.
Meeting point: 30 minutes before the hike in the parking of RMK Kalmeoja campfire site run by the State Forest Management Center. Find us with the yellow Wanderlust flag.
Tour guide contacts
Signe Ohakas, tel +372 5904 7065, [email protected]
Event on Facebook
Sunday, 8 November 2020 12.00 – 15.00
Type of hike
Duration and length
ca 3 hours, 5 km
Level of difficulty
EASY – suitable for adults and children above 13 years
The price includes
- a bogshoe hike with a duration of 2,5-3 hours
- high-quality TSL 325 Initial BOA bogshoes
- trekking poles if necessary
- a tour guide sharing interesting stories about the wilderness and heritage
- herbal tea with honey and tasty snacks