Männikjärve hiking trail (2.2 km)

Jõgeva County, Endla Nature Reserve
Männikjärve hiking trail is just long enough for a beginner. Wonderful views open along the trail on Lake Männikjärv and the surrounding bog.
The trail goes around Lake Männikjärv, in the bog and through the coniferous forest. The trail is marked with red spots on trees and on average it takes 1 hour to walk it.
Phone+372 676 7030
E-mailinfo.elistvere@rmk.ee
Type of objectHiking trail
Parking facilitiesParking for 10 cars and 2 buses in the centre of Tooma.
Amenities2 information boards
Camping facilities Tooma campfire site,  Linajärve camfire site
Campfire site yes
Hiking options Männikjärve bog study trail (7,3)
SightsLake Männikjärv, Männikjärv bog and coniferous forests.
Additional information Before going to nature, please read the Environmental code of conduct (freedom to roam).
During high water periods some sections of the trail are impassable. The trail is intended for walking. Making fire or camping is prohibited along the trail.
Restrictions Situated in Endla Nature Reserve.
Driving motor vehicles is allowed on the roads of the nature reserve. For going on Lake Männikjärv and organising public events with more than 20 participants, a permit must be obtained from protected area manager. Additional information from the Environmental Board: +372 680 7438, info@keskkonnaamet.ee.
LocationJõgeva Municipality, Jõgeva County
Driving directionsThe distance to Tooma from Tallinn is 143 km (along the Piibe road 136 km), from Tartu 72 km, from Rakvere 61 km, from Jõgeva 21 km.

When coming from Tallinn, drive along the Tallinn–Tartu road, turn left at Mäeküla towards Koeru, drive through Koeru and turn towards Tartu at Kapu junction. On the Tartu–Rakvere road (66 km from Tartu, about 3 km from Vägeva towards Jõgeva) a brown sign directs you to Endla Nature Reserve. Turn right on the hill (follow the sign to the parking area) and drive ca 400 m to the parking area at the centre of Endla Nature Reserve. Walk back along the same way and turn right at the parking area sign. Go past the two-storey building straight ahead to Lake Männikjärv. The trail runs around Lake Männikjärv and through the forest back to the information board.
Geographic coordinatesLong-Lat WGS 84
latitude: 58.871752
longitude: 26.269480
L-EST 97 x: 630890 y: 6528045