Kanavuori Nature Trail

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Kanavuori with its sharp ascent from the water level represents typical landscapes around ­northern Lake Päijänne. It rises on the eastern bank­ of Vaajakoski to nearly 200 m, offering magnificent views out over the lakes Päijänne ­and Leppävesi. The length of the nature trail is 3.4 km.

Retkipaikka link: http://retkipaikka.fi/vapaa/vuori-kahden-veden-valissa-jyvaskylan-kanavuori/

 

Contact information

40800 Jyväskylä
Starting/finishing point
The starting point is by Etu-Kanavuorentie, at the bottom of Saltunlahti bay.
Coordinates
ETRS-TM35FIN N 6901435, E 442472.
Length of trail
Allow 2–3 hours to complete the trail. The ascending section of the trail is steep and challenging in places, but once on top of the hill, the terrain is relatively easy to walk. There are stairs and rope railings to make the climb easier.
Features
There are 17 information boards along the trail. The route is marked with paint markings.
Trail maintenance
Metsähallitus
 

Map

Contact information

40800 Jyväskylä

Starting/finishing point

The starting point is by Etu-Kanavuorentie, at the bottom of Saltunlahti bay.

Coordinates

ETRS-TM35FIN N 6901435, E 442472.

Length of trail

Allow 2–3 hours to complete the trail. The ascending section of the trail is steep and challenging in places, but once on top of the hill, the terrain is relatively easy to walk. There are stairs and rope railings to make the climb easier.

Features

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

Trail maintenance

Metsähallitus