Hiking Club Ulvova Susi (UlSu) and Erasmus Student Network (ESN) Lappeenranta are organizing one-day hiking trip to Repovesi National Park on Saturday 23rd of September.
Repovesi National Park is a beautiful national park north of Kouvola, 100km from Lappeenranta. Length of the walk will be around 12 km. You will experience the views from sharp Olhava mountain to beautiful forest and lake, walk through suspension bridges, see the old wooden slide for floating logs, prepare food at the campfire, and much more. Previous hiking experience is not required!
You can find more information of Repovesi here: http://www.outdoors.fi/en/
There is also the brochure of Repovesi with a map for those interested: http://julkaisut.metsa.fi/
The bus will leave from LUT main entrance at 8:00am, BE AT THE UNIVERSITY 7:45am (Saturday 23.9.). From Repovesi we leave at 6pm, being back in Lappeenranta at 8pm.
List of what you will need:
Good hiking shoes (sneakers minimum)
Water-proof clothing in case it may rain
Drinking water (some 1,5l)
Food and snacks
Backpack to carry all these
You will need to carry your own food, nothing can be bought on the way. We have one pause at campfire for grilling, if you want to do that. Preferably bring some easy to grill, like sausages or vegetables which can be put in a stick! Bring enough fast food like sandwiches, nuts, fruits, protein bars etc.
Tickets will be sold in the Student Union lobby:
- Thursday 14th of September at 10-12 o'clock
- Friday the 15th of September at 13-14.30 o'clock
Pre-sign-up form: https://goo.gl/forms/
Please fill in your information in the form order to make the ticket sales faster. However, please note that filling out this form does NOT guarantee you a spot on the trip, we will sell the tickets on a first come, first serve basis.
15€ with ESNcard
17€ without ESNcard
Maximum 2 tickets bought/person
- Everyone is invited.