Kalajärvi Geological Nature Trail and discovery forest 3,8 km

The trail passes in the immediate vicinity of the Kalajärvi tourism area. Along the trail, there are information boards allowing you to test your knowledge of nature, and which guide the hiker’s way. The first leg of the trail is accessible until the rest stop, and so is the side path leading to a logging cabin. A nature observation forest presents interesting things about forests. The diversified services of the Kalajärvi recreation area also offer other interesting experiences along the nature trail. After the hike, you can go for a swim, play minigolf, bicycle, or enjoy the offerings of the restaurant.


4 Facts:

  • Services of the Kalajärvi tourism and recreation area
  • The first part of the trail is accessible
  • Info boards about geology
  • A nature observation forest

Trail rating:



Suitable as a daytime destination for beginners and families with children. The first leg of the trail also suits physically impaired hikers.


Ca 1 to 2 h including stops

Trail markings:

The accessible leg of the trail is signposted with blue wheelchair signs and elsewhere with blue circles. There are also signposts and info boards along the trail.

Getting to the trail

Starting point 1
Kalajärvi parking area
Kalajärventie 6, Seinäjoki (Peräseinäjoki)
(WGS84) N62 34.471 E23 06.408

The starting point with its information board is located next to the parking area, on the opposite side of Kalajärventie Road: (WGS84) N62 34.464 E23 06.394

Starting point 2
Parking area north of Alavudentie Road (road number 672) at the junction of Kalajärventie Road, Seinäjoki (Peräseinäjoki) (WGS84) N62 34.559 E23 06.328

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