Liesjärvi National Park Multiactivity Holiday – Be moved by nature
Enjoy the revitalising great outdoors activities in Liesjärvi National Park in Southern Finland. Plunge into unspoiled lake and swim in fresh, pure water. Experience the joy of trail running in Finnish forest.
Enjoy active nature holiday in Eerikkilä Sport & Outdoor Resort, which is located in near proximity of two national parks. The Liesjärvi and Torronsuo national parks offers endless opportunities to relax and enjoy nature. The parks have marked hiking routes, nature trails and lean-on sites. You can go fatbiking, canoeing, hiking and wild-swimming. During your active nature holiday you energy level will be boosted and you will see and feel the revitalizing power of the nature. The energizing outdoors and the exhilaration of activities will give you strength and positive feelings. You will feel the forest, hear the silence and experience the magical light of nigthless night. Trail running in Finnish forest is a pure joy.
The area is not dormant during winter either. Visitors can ski on the ice covering the lake, rent snow shoes or visit the area's Outdoor center.
Day 1: Fatbiking in Liesjärvi National park, ca. 30 kms, moderate
Fatbiking is a snow-season innovation and a new outdoor activity, of which Finns have gone bananas. With fatter tires and handlebars fatbikes can go just about anywhere, floating on the snow and giving people of all skill levels a new mode of exploration. In Eerikkilä you can fatbike through the forest, to Kyynäränharju ridge in Liesjärvi national park. The route goes on the top of the ridge in beautiful settings. The view over lake country is spectacular from Kyynäränharju, a sandy shored ridge, which separates two lakes.
Day 2: Trailrunning in Liesjärvi national park, self-guided, easy to challenging
Trailrunning is a holistic way to explore the Tammela upland and Liesjärvi national park and you will get your energy level boosted. Trails around Eerikkilä offers endless opportunities from easy to extremely challenging runs. The area's trails mender along lakeshores and in through forest. They are easy to run and for the most part the terrain is flat with the exception of a couple hills. The beautiful forest, lake landscapes and bird song concert offer stimulation for all your senses. Maps and route instructions from reception.
Day 3: Canoeing, Ruostejärvi lake, self-guided
Eerikkilä is situated by the Lake Ruostejärvi, which is known for its exceptionally clear waters and sandy bottom. The shores of Lake Ruostejärvi are popular amongst swimmers during summer. Lake Ruostejärvi is a part of Recreation Area, which is located in the Häme Lake Uplands. You can rent canoes from Eerikkälä and head for self-guided canoeing trip to Lake Ruostejärvi. There are lean-on shelters and open fireplaces to take a break and enjoy the great outdoors. Back you swimming suit along and plunge into refreshing water.
Level: active holiday, easy to challenging
Price: 280 € / per person
Including: accomodation (2 nights) and buffet breakfast in holiday apartment min. 2 persons sharing, use of sport facilities and saunas, rental gear ( canoes, fatbikes, maps )