Meenikunno hiking trail (5.8 km)

The hiking trail is situated in the Meenikunno bog, in Veriora municipality, Põlva County. Parking in Liipsaare or Päikseloojangu parking areas. 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 Päikseloojangu parking areas.
AmenitiesThe 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.
Outdoor fireplace yes
Wheelchair accessibility yes
Hiking options yes
Accommodation yes
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 Meenikunno Landscape Protection Area, about restrictions please read here.  Further information about restrictions can be obtained from the Environmental Board (louna@keskkonnaamet.ee, +372 799 0900 Räpina office).

FilesA brochure of the Landscape Protection Area was issued by Environmental Board.
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LocationIn the Meenikunno bog, Veriora municipality, Põlva County.
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