Drone video of flooding in Soomaa national park filmed by Kristjan Lust / Blizzardfoto , 31. of January 2016. See photo stream of Kristjan on Flickr
Warm weather of last week has caused a quick snow melting and a rapid rise of water in rivers of Soomaa National Park. According to data of Riisa water observation station at Halliste river the rise has been +160 cm for last three days, since water level started to climb. See PHOTOS from Read More …
Some photos from last week in Soomaa National Park. Bog walking with guest from Shanghai.
Handpicked instagrams about 8 things to do in Soomaa National Park of Estonia in July. [View the story “8 Things to do in Soomaa in July” on Storify]
You ask : How best to reach Soomaa by public transport from Riga? We answer: Take a morning bus from Riga to Pärnu. It takes two and half hours. There are various buses, see www.tpilet.ee for options. From Pärnu there is an afternoon bus leaving 2:30 pm to Riisa. It takes one hour to reach Read More …
You ask: Is there a possibility that we could get lost on the canoe trip? We answer: No. Canoe trips are on there rivers, you are paddling downstream. We provide you with map too.
Dozen Instagram images taken in Soomaa national park in June 2015 [View the story “Soomaa in June” on Storify]
You ask: Is it allowed to fish in Soomaa National Park? We answer: Yes! Fishing is allowed with one simple hand line. more about rules of recreational fishing in Estonia .
Smallest streams of Soomaa have now nice water level due to a rainy week. Some have even little flooding on the meadows and in the floodplain forests. (photos: Algis Martsoo)
Written by Algis Martsoo for Looduskalender.ee Translation Liis Soomaa has nearly 2000 hectares of water meadows. Unfortunately we don’t know precisely how many of them are ice-covered – at least half or 1000 hectares are surely under ice after the present winter floods. The flood ice has formed not only in the water meadows but Read More …