Lake Kavadi campfire site

Võru County, Haanja Nature Park
During the time of a risk of a forest fire in Estonia: • You can make fire only in designated places. • You can make fire only with a wind up to 5 m/s. • Watch out your fire!
The campfire site is in the protected manor park of Uue-Saaluse, near Lake Kavadi, which is known for its uneven shoreline and numerous islands. The water surface area of Lake Kavadi is 27 ha, and the lake is located 210.7 m above the sea level. Max depth 8.2 m, average depth approximately 3.5 m. There are two separate fire rings, a camping area and a swimming beach. One of the campfire rings is on the hill, where a wonderful view opens on the lake. In summer you can find cowslips and wild strawberries near the site. There is a bus stop at the driveway into the manor park.
Phone+372 501 9564
E-mail info.pahni@rmk.ee
Type of objectCampfire site
Parking facilitiesParking by the side of the access road.
AmenitiesCampfire site with 2 fire rings with barbecue grills, shelter with table and benches, 2 firewood shelters, benches, information boards, changing cabin, swimming pier, dry toilet, barrier
Camping facilities The maximum number of tents (for 4) allowed is 4.
Campfire site 2 fire rings with barbecue grills
Water Non-potable water can be taken from the lake.
Hiking options Near the campfire site starts the  Lake Kavadi hiking trail (2.2 km).
SightsLake Kavadi, Uue-Saaluse manor park, ruins of the manor, cultural heritage landscape.
Additional informationBird and wildlife conservation area of the Natura 2000 network. Before going on a nature walk please read the Environmental code of conduct (freedom to roam).
RestrictionsThe campfire site is situated in Haanja Nature Park, about restrictions please read here.
Further information can be obtained from the Environmental Board (+372 786 8360, info@keskkonnaamet.ee).
LocationUue-Saaluse village, Rõuge municipality, Võru County. Object no 6 on the nature park map.
Driving directionsOn Võru-Haanja road, 9 km from Võru, turn left at the "Risttee"bus stop (sign “Uue-Saaluse 4 km”). Drive 4 km along the gravel road. Turn left (Räpo) on the next crossroad and continue 400 m on gravel road to the bridge (there is a lake on your left). After crossing the bridge and after the building on the right, there is an information board and signs on the left directing to the campfire site.
Geographic coordinatesLong-Lat WGS 84
latitude: 57.74563
longitude: 27.10534
L-EST 97 x: 6404671.1 y: 684869.8