Palumägede 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!
A nice place for lakeside recreation with a narrow strip of sandy beach on the lakeshore and the nearby hiking trail provides a fascinating walk across a versatile terrain.
Phone+372 676 7122
E-mailkiidjarve.looduskeskus@rmk.ee
Type of objectCampfire site
Parking facilitiesThe first parking area for 1 bus or 2 cars, the parking area at the information board for 10 cars.
AmenitiesParking area, information board, picnic table with shelter, 4 benches, outdoor fireplace, fire ring with barbecue grill, firewood shelter, dry toilet
Camping facilities The maximum number of tents (for 4) allowed is 10.
Campfire site 1 outdoor fireplace, 1 fire ring with barbecue grill.
Hiking options The campfire site is on the Palumägede hiking trail.
SightsLake Pangodi and the surrounding kames.
Additional informationBefore going on a nature walk please read the Environmental code of conduct (freedom to roam).
RestrictionsThe campfire site is situated in Pangodi Landscape Protection Area. Camping and making campfire is allowed in designated places only. Planning public events with more than 50 participants and use of motorised vehicle on waterways requires prior consent from the protected area manager (the Environmental Board +372 730 2240; info@keskkonnaamet.ee). The use of bicycles and motorised vehicles is prohibited outside roads and paths. Parking outside designated areas is prohibited.
LocationKambja municipality, Tartu County. Object no 50 on the recreation area map.
Driving directionsDrive 13 km from Tartu towards Võru, turn right towards Otepää, drive 10 km, turn left at the Kodijärve manor park, drive 1.4 km and turn left (wooden sign “Palumäed”). The car/bus must be parked in the first parking area, then walk 800 m to the second parking area and follow the path down to the lake and the campfire site.
It is forbidden to reach the campfire site by car!
Geographic coordinatesLong-Lat WGS 84
latitude: 58.191444
longitude: 26.574536
L-EST 97 x: 6452963 y: 651384