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Beautiful site with fresh air

Beautiful natural site with long traditions as a tourist attraction. The paths and staircases are... read more

Reviewed 26 July 2015
TuulikkiPo
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Helsinki, Finland
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Highest waterfall in Finland

Not the biggest, but the highest freeflowing waterfall in Finland. This is a nature reserve area... read more

Reviewed 15 February 2012
JuhaJ2010
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Tuovilanlahti, Finland
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Oct 18, 2015
“Not spectaculair”
Jul 26, 2015
“Beautiful site with fresh air”
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Reviewed 18 October 2015

I visited this waterfall in October and it was not very special. It is not very long and a kind of normal. There were much fallen trees, but this gave an extra effect.

Date of experience: October 2015
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Reviewed 26 July 2015 via mobile

Beautiful natural site with long traditions as a tourist attraction. The paths and staircases are well maintained and well positioned for more inexperienced hiker. If you're up for more challenges you can do the Kanjoninkierros-hike from Korkeakoski to the near-by village of Tuovilanlahti. Search for...More

Date of experience: July 2015
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Reviewed 2 July 2014

Magnificent scenery with an easy access. An excellent kiosk run by two friendly young women who certainly can cook and bake. There's both sweet and savory along with cold and warm drinks. If you're feeling brave, try the traditional Finnish 'salmiakki' in a new way:...More

Date of experience: July 2014
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Reviewed 23 February 2013

Consumed the lower reaches of the river bed of the last ice age, the last 5 000 years .Lönnrot and Zacharias Topelius tell of his books. When the snow melts in the spring when the best

1  Thank 238Keke72
Reviewed 1 August 2012

Korkeakoski in the municipality of Maaninka (Tuovilanlahti) is the tallest rapid in Finland. Officially it is 36.4 meters high but they claim in brochures that the height is 46 meters. Korkeakoski isn't the most beautiful rapid in Finland. It isn't the tallest direct waterfall either...More

Date of experience: July 2012
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Reviewed 26 June 2012

It's about 46 m or so high. There is not much too see in late summer. It is at it's best on late May and early June.

Date of experience: June 2012
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Reviewed 15 February 2012

Not the biggest, but the highest freeflowing waterfall in Finland. This is a nature reserve area. Cafe is open on summertimes. Walking path, all the way down. Steep steps down. Very beautiful area. At it's best in spring time, when snow is melting. You have...More

Date of experience: February 2012
3  Thank JuhaJ2010
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