Käsmu hiking trail (15 km)

Lääne-Viru County, Lahemaa National Park
The hiking trail leads you in a circle around the peninsula, 10 km of it runs directly along the shoreline. The trail is suitable for people who like hiking on the edge of the sea and the forest.
Phone+372 676 7010, +372 329 5555
E-mail info.oandu@rmk.ee
info.lahemaa@rmk.ee
Type of objectHiking trail
Parking facilitiesParking next to the chapel and at the end of the village.
AmenitiesLarge information boards along the trail
Camping facilities There is no free campsite in Käsmu! The nearest is Võsu campsite.
Hiking options yes
SightsErratic boulders called Meremunk (“Sea monk”) and Metsamunk (“Forest munk”) on the foot of Palganeeme cape, a row of black alders along the high water level, wonderful beaches with individual names: Ristikivirand, Väheliivu, Suureliivu, Tiirneem peninsula, Lake Käsmu, Järvekael neck, Kapteniküla village, cemetery, chapel.
Restrictions View the restrictions on visiting Lahemaa National Park here.
LocationKäsmu, Lääne-Viru County. The trails start from the parking area next to the chapel.
Driving directionsDrive 50 km on Tallinn–Narva road, turn left to Liiapeksi–Loksa road, drive 11 km and turn right onto Võsu–Kotka road, drive 12 km and turn left onto Haljala–Käsmu road, drive 4 km and turn left onto Neeme road, drive 30 m and arrive at the Käsmu cemetery and chapel, where the trails start.
Geographic coordinatesLong-Lat WGS 84
latitude: 59.602650
longitude: 25.917056
L-EST 97 x: 6608797.9 y: 608244.3