Kärgandi campfire site

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.
Kärgandi campfire site requires a little detour but offers recreation on the Selgise cycling trail and is situated on a clearing in the middle of varied forests. Access to the campfire site is along a winding and curvy road that runs up and down.
Phone +372 676 7122
E-mail info.kiidjärve@rmk.ee
Type of objectCampfire site
Parking facilitiesParking near the campfire site.
AmenitiesInformation board, picnic table with shelter, fire ring with barbecue grill, benches, woodshed with sleeping loft, composting toilet
Camping facilities The maximum number of tents (for 4) allowed is 10.
Campfire site Fire ring with a grill
Wheelchair accessibility It is possible to move in the wheelchair in the campfire site, no special facilities.
Hiking options About 500 m from the campfire site runs the Selgise cycling trail.
Accommodation yes
Sleeps (no. of people)In the attic of the shed max 4 people.
SightsThe alternating terrain of the Selgise hills, diverse forests, the Padakõrve red wood ant population nearby.
Berries and mushroomsBilberries, mushrooms
Additional informationBefore going on a nature walk please read the Environmental code of conduct (freedom to roam).
LocationPeipsiääre municipality, Tartu County. Object no 31 on the recreation area map.
Driving directionsDrive 8 km on Tartu–Jõhvi road to Aovere. Turn right towards Kallaste and drive 12 km. Turn left in Matjama village and drive 4.8 km along the gravel road up to the junction. Choose the right branch of the road and drive 4.4 km, turn right at the RMK sign. Follow the sign and drive 500 m along the forest road to the campfire site.
Geographic coordinatesLong-Lat WGS 84
latitude: 58.592586
longitude: 26.959589
L-EST 97 x: 6498532 y: 672041