Majakivi-Pikanõmme study trail

The 7 km long trail is located at the western edge of Lahemaa National Park in the middle part of Juminda Peninsula, in Juminda-Suurekõrve special management zone.

The trail starts in the car park just by Hara-Juminda Road running on the eastern side of the peninsula. 2 km of the total length of the eight-shaped trail forms boardwalk. The study trail has been marked with white and green signs on trees, there are 3 large and 9 small information boards on the trail.

The trail passes the high middle part of Juminda Peninsula, where the intertwinement of former beach ridges and sand dunes, forest and marsh strips create a unique and varied landscape.

The third largest boulder in Estonia – Majakivi (House Stone) – is located on the trail.

Features and amenities

Location

Virve küla, Kuusalu vald, Harju maakond

Getting there

Turn right, onto Leesi, in Kuusalu, on the 39th kilometre of the Tallinn-Narva Road. Drive 800 m until the Kuusalu crossing and turn left from there (sign "Leesi 17 km"). Drive under the overpass and cross the roundabout until you reach the Jõelähtme-Leesi Road. From there, turn right (sign "Leesi 23 km") and turn left again (sign "Leesi 22 km") 100 m after the sign of Kupu village. Drive for 10 km until the Pudisoo village. Drive on and turn right 3 km after the Pudisoo village. After 6 km, you will reach the Leesi.Loksa crossroad, turn left from there. After approximately 1.2 km turn left, the parking lof and information board of the nature trail are located there.

Access

  • Signposted

Coordinates

59°35'17''N 25°35'40''E | Download GPX file