Mežtaka - Projekts

Long distance cross- border hiking trail "The Forest Trail" (CB779)

Project goal is to develop a long distance cross border hiking tourism route along the forest from Riga till Tallinn. The Forest trail will begin in Riga, then cross Gauja national park, Ziemaļgauja and Veclaicene. In Estonia will continue through the Setomaa, along lake Peipsi and further along the coast of Northern Estonia to Tallinn. The Forest Trail will guide hikers through ca 1050km of most beautiful nature territories as they would fallow the map the marked route, with a map or a mobile device in hand. Walking distances will cover of average 20km per day. The Forest trail will include all forest types and wildlife features typical of the Baltic States.

Project partners

Lauku Ceļotājs

Country Tourism Association of Latvia
web: www.celotajs.lv, email: lauku@celotajs.lv

Nature Conservation Agency

Latvia
web: https://www.daba.gov.lv/public, email: pasts@daba.gov.lv

Joint Stock Company "Latvia's State Forests"

Latvia
web: www.lvm.lv, email: lvm@lvm.lv

MTÜ Eesti Maaturism

Estonian Rural Tourism Organization
web: www.maaturism.ee, email: eesti@maaturism.ee

NGO Peipsimaa Turism

Estonia
web: www.visitpeipsi.com, email: kadi@visitpeipsi.com

NGO Setomaa Tourism

Estonia
web: www.visitsetomaa.ee, email: turism@setomaa.ee

NGO Okokuller

Estonia
web: , email: 

Vidzeme planning region

Latvia
web: www.vidzeme.lv, email: vidzeme@vidzeme.lv

Rīga planning region

Latvia
web: www.rpr.gov.lv, email: rpr@rpr.gov.lv

Pohja- Eesti Turism

Estonia
web: , email: