Hüpassaare campfire site

Viljandi County, Soomaa National Park
It has been extremely dry in Estonia during spring and there is a standing forest fire warning. Making fire is allowed only on specially prepared campfire sites.
Hüpassaare campfire site is at the beginning of Hüpassaare study trail. The campfire site provides a place to picnic and camp also if you come with a larger company. A solid shelter protects you against poor weather conditions.
Phone+372 435 7164
+372 526 1924
E-mail info.soomaa@rmk.ee
Type of objectCampfire site
Parking facilitiesParking area for 30 cars.
AmenitiesFire ring with barbecue grill, firewood shelter, 2 dry toilets and shelter, information boards, waste bins
Camping facilities The maximum number of tents (for 4) allowed is 20.
Campfire site Fire ring with a grill.
Hiking options The campfire site is on the RMK Oandu-Aegviidu-Ikla Hiking Route.
SightsM.Saar House Museum, semi-natural landscape – wooded meadow.
Winter accessibilityParking area and access roads are maintained. Firewood provided at the campfire site.
Additional informationBefore going on a nature walk please read the Environmental code of conduct (freedom to roam).
RestrictionsIn the territory of the National Park certain restrictions. Further information can be obtained from the Environmental Board (+372 435 5610, info@keskkonnaamet.ee).
LocationKarjasoo village, Põhja-Sakala municipality, Viljandi County. Object no 33 on the national park map.
Driving directionsDrive along the Kildu–Tõramaa road past Soomaa Visitor Centre and RMK information point. When you drive from Tõramaa towards Tori, take the first turning to the right and drive 15.2 km. Turn left at the junction and drive 6.2 km to the sign and junction at Kibaru farm. Turn left at the junction and drive 3.4 km to the sign directing at the Hüpassaare museum. The campfire site is 800 m from there. Attention! In winter and during floods the road may not be easily passable by car.
When coming from the direction of Viljandi–Suure-Jaani–Vändra, Hüpassaare is accessible along road no. 57. In Kootsi village, 200 m after Kootsi bus stop turn left towards Hüpassaare and Mart Saar museum. From the junction, drive 6.5 km along straight signposted forest roads. Attention! In winter and during floods the road may not be easily passable by car.
Geographic coordinatesLong-Lat WGS 84
latitude: 58.530385
longitude: 25.271756
L-EST 97 x: 6488510.3 y: 574078.1