Repovesi National Park, Kouvola

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Repovesi National Park is situated in the municipalities of Kouvola and Mäntyharju, only a few hours north-east of the more populous Helsinki area of southern Finland. Formerly a site for intensive commercial forestry, the Repovesi area successfully transformed into a pristine national park. Pine and birch trees dominate the park. Repovesi abounds with wildlife including bear, deer and various birds. The River Koukunjoki cuts through the park. Other streams and lakes are also situated within the parks boundaries.Attractions include the Olhavanvuori hill, popular among climbers, and the Kultareitti water taxi route. Also located in the park are the Kuutinlahti bay with its restored timber rafting channels, the Lapinsalmi suspension bridge, and many observation towers.The common fauna of the park includes the red-throated diver, the Eurasian lynx, the moose, many owls and several galliformes.
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  • August 17, 2017
    A place for hikers, can be with children can be with animals. There are routes for cyclists. Everything is clean and interesting!
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  • August 10, 2017
    A great place for nature tourism. Park, there's something for everyone, ranging from families with more vaeltaneisiin. The Park offers a spectacular setting for kayaking, canoeing, and suppailuun, in the summer, and in winter, glacier climbing. The routes is taaperoikäisestä more days walking and trails serving the very path of race enthusiastic.
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  • August 8, 2017
    The smell of the forest, manual steam, suspension bridge, a lot of blueberries, there is room for roast meat at the Lake on the shores of Lake vzdremnuli ... There are about 5 easiest routes for about 1.5 km and the longest about 22 ... who likes long walks in the Woods-it!
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  • December 4, 2016
    If you love nature and hiking, this is the Place
  • October 5, 2016
    Beatiful national Park which is definitely worth a visit!! I want there two times, once for the southern part and once for the northern part. If I had to pick one Route, I would choose the northern part, the View points are much more beatiful there
  • July 10, 2016
    Great landscapes, cabins available and good hiking paths
  • May 16, 2016
    Very beautiful place to hike, probably the best hiking place in southern Finland. Wilder than expexted. Worth it.
  • October 3, 2016
    Beautiful nature, easy access.

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