Selgise cycling trail (30 km)

The length and terrain of the 30 km trail makes it suitable for moderate training or leisurely enjoying of nature. The trail with its ups and downs runs along winding forest paths and straight forest rides, passing through different forest communities. The best recreation sites along the trail are Kukemetsa forest hut and Kärgandi campfire site, which is ca 500 m off the trail.
Type of objectCycling trail
Parking facilitiesParking for 5 cars in the Matjama village, near the former RMK Vara forest district office.
AmenitiesThe trail starts and ends near the former RMK Vara forest district office, is marked with signs and runs northwards along forest paths. Kärgandi campfire site and Kukemetsa forest hut along the trail.
Camping facilities yes
Outdoor fireplace yes
Hiking options yes
SightsVersatile forest masses, Selgise hills.
Additional informationCamping with tents at the nearby Kärgandi campfire site and near Kukemetsa forest hut.
LocationVara municipality, Tartu County.
Driving directionsDrive 8 km from Tartu towards Jõhvi, in Aovere turn right towards Kallaste and drive 12 km. In Matjama village turn left and drive 700 m to the information board and the signs to the starting cycling trail.
Geographic coordinatesLong-Lat WGS 84
latitude: 58.516587
longitude: 26.947448
L-EST 97 x: 6490044 y: 671708