Meenikunno hiking trail (5.8 km)

The 5.8 km circular hiking trail runs on 2.4 km boardwalk and 3.4 km forest path. There are 13 information points introducing the bog and forest along the trail. There is an observation tower on the Liipsaare end of the hiking trail. It is a fascinating trail for nature enthusiasts—hikers, berry-pickers, bird-watchers, etc.
Phone+372 676 7122
E-mail info.kiidjarve@rmk.ee
Type of objectHiking trail
Parking facilitiesParking in Liipsaare or Päikeseloojangu parking areas.
AmenitiesThere are 13 information points introducing the bog and forest along the trail. There is an observation tower on the Liipsaare end of the hiking trail.
Campfire site Outdoor fireplace
Wheelchair accessibility yes
Accommodation yes
Sleeps (no. of people)Liipsaare forest hut for 4 people.
Berries and mushroomsBilberries, cowberries, cranberries, mushrooms
Additional informationBefore going on a nature walk please read the Environmental code of conduct (freedom to roam).
RestrictionsThe hiking trail is situated in the Meenikunno Landscape Protection Area, information about restrictions can be obtained from the Environmental Board ( +372 799 0900, louna@keskkonnaamet.ee).
FilesA brochure of the Landscape Protection Area was issued by Environmental Board.
Download PDF.
LocationRäpina municipality, Põlva County. Object no 25 on the recreation area map.
Driving directionsDrive 15 km from Räpina towards Võru, turn left towards Värska. Drive 3.8 km and turn right towards Meenikunno Landscape Protection Area. Drive another 5.5 km and turn right. Drive about 1.5 km to the parking area, where the sign “Liipsaare” points to the right. The start of the hiking trail is about 500 m away.
Geographic coordinatesLong-Lat WGS 84
latitude: 57.932105
longitude: 27.310046
L-EST 97 x: 6426011 y: 696026