Meiekose oak forest hut

Pärnu County, Soomaa National Park
Tamme forest hut is located on the bank of the Raudna River under a big oak-tree. It is possible to have a picnic or camp at the campfire site or use the forest hut for accommodation.
Phone +372 435 7164
+372 526 1924
E-mail info.soomaa@rmk.ee
Type of objectForest hut
Parking facilitiesParking area for 5 cars.
AmenitiesForest hut, fire ring with barbecue grill, firewood shelter, dry toilet, information board. The forest hut has no heating .
Camping facilities The maximum number of tents (for 4) allowed is 5.
Campfire site Fire ring with a grill.
Hiking options Meiekose and Ingatsi study trails are a few kilometres from the forest hut.
Accommodation yes
Sleeps (no. of people)Forest hut is for 3 people.
SightsCurve of the Raudna River, ancient trees
Winter accessibilityParking area and access roads are maintained. Firewood provided.

Additional informationThe forest hut can be used free of charge. Please observe the principles of 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).
LocationRiisa village, Tori municipality, Pärnu County. Object no 12 on the national park map.
Driving directionsMeiekose Tamme campfire site is located in Riisa village, Tori municipality, Pärnu County. When coming from Tallinn–Pärnu–Tori, drive to Tori, turn onto the Võlli road that leads to the national park. Drive 6 km along the Jõesuu road to Jõesuu village and before driving into the village, turn right to Kõpu–Jõesuu road. From the bridge across the Halliste River in Riisa village, drive 2.3 km on to the sign directing you to Karuskose. It is 600 m from there to Meiekose Tamme campfire site.
When coming from Tartu or Viljandi, drive along Tartu-Viljandi-Pärnu road to the settlement of Kõpu. After passing the cemetery, turn right to the Kõpu–Jõesuu road. Drive 27 km to the bridge across the Raudna River, drive across the river and 300 m to the sign directing you to Karuskose. It is 600 m from there to Meiekose Tamme campfire site.
Geographic coordinatesLong-Lat WGS 84
latitude: 58.455895
longitude: 24.995578
L-EST 97 x: 6479921 y: 558112