Otteni campfire site

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 has been established as a rest stop on the hiking route. It is situated on the bank of Ahja river near Otteni rental hut. In this region the film "The Last Relic”(1969), the most viewed and loved Estonian movie of all times, has been taken.
Phone+372 676 7122
E-mail info.kiidjarve@rmk.ee
Type of objectCampfire site
Parking facilitiesParking for 7 cars.
AmenitiesOutdoor fireplace, table and benches, firewood shelter, dry toilet
Camping facilities The maximum number of tents (for 4) allowed is 15.
Campfire site Outdoor fireplace.
Water Non-potable water can be taken from the Ahja river.
Hiking options The campfire site is on the RMK Peraküla-Aegviidu-Ähijärve Hiking Route.
SightsAhja river, the shooting locations of the beloved Estonian movie "The Last Relic".
Berries and mushroomsCowberries, mushrooms
Additional informationBefore going on a nature walk please read the Environmental code of conduct (freedom to roam). No snow removal from the path to the campfire site, firewood provided.
LocationPõlva municipality, Põlva County. Object no 22 on the recreation area map.
Driving directionsFrom the Himmaste roundabout on Põlva-Mooste Road drive 1 km towards Mooste. Turn left, follow the sign "Ahja 14 km". Drive about 3 km. There is a sign "Otteni veski 1.5 km" on the left. Take Tartu-Räpina Road up to Kärsa, turn right, follow the signs "Koorvere 12 km" and "Eoste 12 km". Drive 2 km and turn left, follow the sign "Himmaste 10 km". Drive 7 km more, follow the sign "Otteni veski 1.5 km" to the right. Drive past Otteni rental hut, over the "Siim's bridge" and turn left. Continue about 0.4 km and you'll be at the campfire site.
Geographic coordinatesLong-Lat WGS 84
latitude: 58.110058
longitude: 27.067483
L-EST 97 x: 6445126.9 y: 680765.4