Camping center in Petkeljärvi National Park

Welcome to our guest in easternmost Finland

The hiking center and campsite are located in Ilomantsi, Petraniemi, in the middle of Petkeljärvi National Park. There is a Caravan and Camping area at the camping center and accommodation rooms in the main building.

  The hiking center and camping ground are open from mid-May to the end of September, weather permitting. See detailed opening hours under services.

We serve groups, camp schools, family parties all year round.

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Current information

Before your arrival, please check the current situation regarding the availability of the Petkeljärvi center services.


Campsite and accommodation reception

The campsite, accommodation facilities at the camping center and the Park ranger's lodge will open for the new summer season on Thursday, May 9, 2024. More detailed opening hours can be found under services.

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For an armchair trip to the easternmost and smallest campsite in Finland, the camping center and the Park Warden's cabin

Petkeljärvi National Park and hiking trails

War history, Karelian culture, the sound of the wind blowing through ancient woodland, and glimmering ponds – those are the things that make Petkeljärvi National Park so special. You can pack a lot into just a day trip! Walking in Petkeljärvi National Park is like walking in a picture postcard.

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