Lake Rae hiking trail (1.7 km)

Pärnu County, Pärnumaa Recreation Area
The suspension bridge is depreciated! Please be careful when crossing the bridge!
The 1.7 km hiking trail starts at Lake Rae campsite and leads along the lakeshore to the observation tower, where you can spot common kingfishers or beaver activities. The trail offers fascinating views for photography enthusiasts and families with children.
Type of objectHiking trail
Parking facilitiesParking area for 15 cars.
AmenitiesThe trail runs across a footbridge, a suspension bridge, fallen trees and along the lakeshore to the 5 m high observation tower. There are several points of interest and information boards along the trail.
Camping facilities Lake Rae campsite
Outdoor fireplace yes
Hiking options RMK Hiking Route- Kopra tare- Ikla
SightsVersatile forest communities and rich vegetation, beaver activity. In the autumn hikers may be pleasantly surprised to find spots rich in mushrooms.
Berries and mushroomsBilberries, mushrooms
LocationOn the shore of Lake Rae, Saarde municipality, Pärnu County. Follow the sign to Lake Rae on Häädemeeste–Tõitoja road.
Driving directionsDrive 8 km on Tõitoja–Häädemeeste road, turn left at the sign to Lake Rae campsite and hiking trail. Follow the signs to the campsite.
Geographic coordinatesLong-Lat WGS 84
latitude: 58.121531
longitude: 24.769651
L-EST 97 x: 6442531 y: 545355