Nõmmeveski–Liiapeksi hiking trail (16 km)

Harju County, Lahemaa National Park
To protect the vegetation and soil we ask hikers to keep on the boardwalk. When cycling on Oandu-Ikla hiking route we ask you to use the marked bicycle route that goes along the edge of Viru bog to Narva road. Riding on the boardwalk is not allowed!
The third section of Oandu–Ikla route stretches from Nõmmeveski to the Viru bog.
Phone +372 676 7010, +372 329 5555
E-mail info.oandu@rmk.ee
Type of objectHiking trail
Parking facilitiesLarge parking area for 5 tour buses at Nõmmeveski, Kuusalu municipality
AmenitiesThe trail is not passable on bicycle; Kalmeoja campsite is a good place to stop, tents are allowed
Camping facilities Kalmeoja campfire site
Campfire site yes
Hiking options yes
SightsThe trail first runs along the high banks of the Valgejõgi River and its distributaries to the Vasaristi waterfalls, then on old village roads to the Pärlijõgi River valley, across the river, and along the valley slope through young pine forests to the Viru bog.
Winter accessibilityThe parking area is kept clear of snow; no snow removal on the trail.
Additional informationNõmmeveski–Liiapeksi hiking trail is part of the 79 km long Kõrve trail. Kõrve trail consists of four shorter segments: (1) Oandu–Võsu hiking trail, (2) Võsu–Nõmmeveski hiking trail, (3) Nõmmeveski–Liiapeksi hiking trail and (4) Liiapeksi–Aegviidu hiking trail. The trail is marked with red spots or red ribbons around trees, arrow signs at intersections. There is a campsite after each day of hiking.
Restrictions View the restrictions on visiting Lahemaa National Park HERE.
LocationTrail starts from Nõmmeveski parking lot. Object nr 11 on recreation area map.
Driving directionsDrive 58 km on Tallinn–Narva road (route E20), turn left towards Valgejõe (sign to Valgejõe Centre). Drive 2.6 km to the Valgejõe village and turn left towards Kotka. After 4.2 km turn right towards Nõmmeveski and drive 700 m to the Nõmmeveski parking area. The trailhead is opposite the parking area.
Geographic coordinatesLong-Lat WGS 84
latitude: 59.507399
longitude: 25.785796
L-EST 97 x: 6597985 y: 601117