Summer activities

Guided hikes and activities in the Nuuksio National Park

Guided canoeing experiment 49 / pp, including guide and equippement
Group size 10 persons, incl. taxes
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When staying at Hawkhill, you can easily combine cottage holiday and amazing summer activities

We arrange a variety of summer activities for our guests. You can go for a guided trek to the surrounding Nuuksio National Park or try out canoeing for the first time. All from your cottages door step!

We have selected for you a perfect set of treks and activities that have been proven enjoyable and are liked by our customers. Our experienced guides will make sure that your adventures are enjoyable.

Experienced local guide at your service

We want you to have the best possible nature experiences when staying with us. This is why we only use experienced guides that ensure your security and take care of your needs. 

Hiking trip to Nuuksio National Park

Guided walking trip through the swamps and forests of Nuuksio National Park. You will get to escape the busy life and enjoy the unspoiled Finnish nature. During the trip your guide will tell you stories about area, its history and local beliefs.

Season: spring, summer, fall Group: 1-10 persons Duration: 2h

Forest riding in the national park

When you arrive at the stables, the horses are ready for you. First we will go trough the basics of riding safely and train. Afther this we head out to the paths of the Nuuksio forest. We can arrange longer riding trips for more advanced riders.

Guided ride includes: guide, horses, equipment and transportation if needed.

Season: spring, summer, fall Group: 4-10 persons Duration: 2h

Canoeing experiment from your doorstep

Guided canoeing experiment starts, when your guide picks you up from your private pier at your cottage. You will learn the basics of paddling and maneuvering the canoe. You get view the beautiful forest from the serene forest lake.

We also offer more challenging full and half day canoeing excursions to Nuuksio National Park!

Included: Guide, canoe and life jackets

Season: spring, summer, fall Group: 1-10 persons Duration: 2h

Nature is important to us

We take sustainability and the environment into account in every decision we make and they are one of our key values. Our company was awarded the Green Key sustainability certificate in 2019 and we are committed to following the Finnish State Forest Enterprise's Principles of Sustainable Tourism. We guide and encourage our guests to act likewise. 

Here is Hawkhill´s environment and sustainability policy