Jääskelä Nature Trail


Jääskelä Nature Trail leads to lush herb-rich forests and rugged open cliffs and pine forests. The trail is 5 km long and offers stunning views out over Lake Päijänne. The route ascends to the top of Sammalistonkallio.

Link to the City of Jyväskylä Trails website:  https://www.jyvaskyla.fi/asuminen-ja-ymparisto/ymparisto/luontoretkeily/luontopolut

Contact information

40800 Jyväskylä
Starting/finishing point
The starting point and car park are on Jääskeläntie.
Coordinates
ETRS-TM35FIN N 6895333, E 441671.
Length of trail
Allow several hours to complete the trail. You can complete the trail in parts; the Tontunvuoret route is 3 km long and is indicated by signposts from the car park; the second option is the 4 km Sammalistonkallio trail.
Features
There are 17 information boards along the trail. The route is marked with paint markings and sign posts.
Shelter or barbeque location
There is a campfire place by Lake Päijänne along the nature trail.
Trail maintenance
City of Jyväskylä
 

Map

Contact information

40800 Jyväskylä

Starting/finishing point

The starting point and car park are on Jääskeläntie.

Coordinates

ETRS-TM35FIN N 6895333, E 441671.

Length of trail

Allow several hours to complete the trail. You can complete the trail in parts; the Tontunvuoret route is 3 km long and is indicated by signposts from the car park; the second option is the 4 km Sammalistonkallio trail.

Features

There are 17 information boards along the trail. The route is marked with paint markings and sign posts.

Shelter or barbeque location

There is a campfire place by Lake Päijänne along the nature trail.

Trail maintenance

City of Jyväskylä