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Salmi recreation area

Salmi outdoor area, foto: Konsta Linkola

Enquiries and reservations, info

Tel. +358 9 310 78517, e-mail

Reservation of saunas and café (in Finnish)


In Vihti to the north of Nuuksio National Park, 37 km from Helsinki along Vihdintie

Public transport

You can reach Salmi by taking a bus that goes along Vihdintie from the Helsinki bus station.


Salmi is a popular outdoor recreation area. Salmi covers 860 hectares.


- Parking lot in the central area
- Information boards in the central area next to the parking lot    
- Hut with fireplace
- Grill shelter in Paratiisi, can be reserved for events, one side of the shelter can be used freely    
- Caravan area near the main building, contains 95 seasonal sites, all equipped with electricity, guests have access to washing facilities   
- 3 Cooking shelters, 2 campfire sites, fires are not allowed elsewhere
- 2 children’s playgrounds
- Ball field
- Outdoor recreation routes; marked routes 24 km. stone dust surfaced, also suitable for bikes and wheelchairs, in winter cross-country skiing tracks 3 km, 4 km, 6 km and 10 km (classic/freestyle). Trails with natural surface
Network of control points; suitable for orienteering and competition training
- Recreational fishing is possible in Lake Salmijärvi, Poikkipuolinen, Iso-Parikas and Vähä-Parikas, natural fish stock, which is replenished

Nearest built-up area

- Otalampi about 4 km
- nearest shop about 4 km

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Salmi map

More information from outdoor area (PDF)

Salmi Nature trail

Salmi has three nature paths: Manor Gnome’s Tour for children, the short Paavo’s Path and the longer Tapio’s Tour.


Enquiries and reservations.