Otteni campfire site

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. From here it is possible to go to the Taevasoja-Otteni-Taevaskoja hiking trail, but there are also many forest trails in the nearby forests that are suitable for easy walking.
Phone+372 676 7122
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.
Outdoor fireplace 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 information
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