Riisa study trail in the Soomaa National Park

You will find a sign by the Jõesuu-Tõramaa Road that invites you to a boardwalk in the beautiful Riisa bog. The trail passes 8 rest stops and a watchtower.
A motorway, a car park, and an outhouse are located right by the gate at the beginning of the trail.
The hike begins in a spacious bog and briefly runs through the forest. In places like these, you can see the forest turning into a bog and vice versa – dry ground is replaced by wet land, and swamp plants with ancient spruce forests. You can also see some beautiful swamp pools by the trail.
This is perfect location for a family picnic!

Riisa study trail is also accessible with a wheelchair and a baby carriage until the first swamp pool at the 1.2 km mark.

You will find a sign by the Jõesuu-Tõramaa Road that invites you to a boardwalk in the beautiful Riisa bog. The trail passes 8 rest stops and a watchtower.
A motorway, a car park, and an outhouse are located

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  • Sergey. Voronezh, RF

    There is 1.22 of 4.8 km that can be accessible by the wheelchairs. All 4.8 km of wooden path is covered with steel net preventing from slipping. Humidity of bog and minus air temperatures could have...

  • Nice path

    We like a lot to walk that path around Roosa raba. Nature was so pure and nice! Lots of benches where you can rest and bogs where you can swum!

  • Magnificent

    This is a quick, easy boardwalk stroll through stunning scenery, with a couple of places where you can take a dip in a bog pool (the water - lovely and warm at the surface - is shockingly cold from...


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