Loosalu-Paluküla nature trail (7.7 km)

NB! Conditions in nature are often difficult in winter. Depending on the weather, both the maintenance of visiting objects and the supply of firewood can be disrupted, access can be difficult.
Nature trail is 7.7 km long, of this 4 km is boardwalk. The trail goes over the bog and passes Lake Loosalu. After crossing the bog the trail rises a bit higher and enters the forest reaching eventually the Paluküla village's Hiiemägi hill. 
Phone+37 2676 7842
E-mailinfo.viimsi@rmk.ee
Type of objectHiking trail
Parking facilitiesParking for 5 cars or 1 bus
AmenitiesCampfire site, 4 km of boardwalk
Camping facilities yes
Outdoor fireplace yes
Hiking options yes
SightsLake Loosalu and the bog
Additional informationThe nature trail is part of the RMK hiking route: Hirvelaane-Kellissaare.
Before going on a nature walk please read the Environmental code of conduct (freedom to roam).  
RestrictionsLocated in Kõnnumaa Landscape Reserve. Information about restrictions can be obtained from the Environmental Board (+372 680 7438, info@keskkonnaamet.ee).
LocationRapla and Kehtna municipality, Rapla County
Driving directionsFrom Tallinn:
Drive to Rapla. From Rapla start driving towards Kaiu. From Kaiu turn right towards Vana-Kaiu and Põlliku. Drive for 2.8 km until you reach Vana-Kaiu. From Vana-Kaiu turn right. Drive for 3.5 km, from the crossroads keep left. Drive 1.7 km and you have arrived at the parking area where the trail starts.
Geographic coordinatesLong-Lat WGS 84
latitude: 58.954854
longitude: 25.092575
L-EST 97 x: 6535599 y: 562872