Other places to visit
Karhulenkki trail goes along the Kelkutteenharju ridge in Evo. It takes about three hours to fully travel this medium-challenging trail. The trail has information boards along the way. The boards have a proverb theme. If you wish to make a longer trip, this trail can be combined with the Päijänne-Ilves trail. The trail is also suitable for mountain biking.
Karhulenkki trail (visitlahti.fi)
Kelvenne ridge trail
Kelvenne is a ridge island in the Päijänne National Park. There is a ridge trail in the middle of the island. Kelvenne has beautiful beaches and coves. There is also a kettle lake in the middle of the island. You can get to the Kelvenne Island by taking the M/S Elbatar cruise ship, a taxi boat or by paddling with a canoe or a kayak.
Kelvenne ridge trail (outdoorsfinland.com)
Savottapolku trail starts from Kelkute and it is four kilometers long. Kelkute is in the Evo Hiking Area, which is one of the largest recreational forest areas in the Southern Finland. You can spend a full day or several days hiking in the Evo area. Savottapolku is in the northeast part of Evo, in the Tarus hiking area. While hiking the trail you can learn more about the life of lumberjacks in the 19th and 20th centuries. The trail is also suitable for mountain biking.
Savottapolku trail (outdoorsfinland.com)
Torittu nature trail
The trail is a total of 27 kilometers long. The trail around the Eteläinen Humaljärvi lake is 13 kilometers long and the northern trail, going around the Kuivajärvi lake is 14 kilometers long. The trail is marked with green guideposts and ribbons.
The map of Torittu nature trail (png, in Finnish)
Virmaila is the largest island in the Lake Päijänne. The island has three small lakes on it. The island can be reached by a bridge and by boat in the summer. Parts of Virmaila belong to the Päijänne National Park. You can reach the Höysniemi campfire place by car.