Soontagana campsite

Pärnu County, Pärnumaa Recreation Area
On the Soontagana bog island you can see the ruins of two farmsteads, the history of which can be traced back 22 generations. The first defence structures of the Soontagana hill fort date from the 7th to 8th century. The campsite boasts a rich historical and cultural legacy—old farm sites, stone walls, cellars.
Phone +372 505 8242
E-mail info.kabli@rmk.ee
Type of objectCampsite
Parking facilitiesParking for 10 cars in the parking area of the campsite; the campsite is not accessible by car.
AmenitiesRecreation and campfire sites, outdoor toilet, information board, waste bin on the campsite. On the hill fort there are information boards, campfire sites, picnic tables with shelters, firewood shelter, dry toilet, bridge, observation tower, forest hut.
Camping facilities yes
Outdoor fireplace yes
Accommodation yes
Sleeps (no. of people)Forest hut is for 2-3 people.
SightsRich historical and cultural heritage—old farm sites, stone walls, cellars.
Berries and mushroomsWild strawberries
Winter accessibilityFirewood provided; access by car to the parking area of the campsite.
Additional informationBefore going on a nature walk please read the Environmental code of conduct (freedom to roam).
Restrictions The campsite is situated in Avaste Nature Reserve, information about restrictions can be obtained from the Environmental Board phone +372 447 7388, laane@keskkonnaamet.ee
LocationAvaste Nature Reserve, Lääneranna municipality, Pärnu County. Object no 28 on the recreation area map.
Driving directionsDrive on Mihkli–Kõima–Vahenurme road until the sign shows left to Soontagana hill fort. Follow the signs to the hill fort. Leave your car at the parking area and walk 1.5 km to Soontagana campsite.
Geographic coordinatesLong-Lat WGS 84
latitude: 58.656906
longitude: 24.166824
L-EST 97 x: 6502075.4 y: 509706.5