Miehikkälä

Salpa Trail

The Salpa Trail is a 50-km-long one-way hiking trail in the areas of the municipalities of Vironlahti and Miehikkälä. The Salpa Trail starts from Virolahti’s Majaniemi at the shore of Suomenlahti and ends at the border of Lappeenranta’s Ylämaa, at Lake Syvä-Valkjärvi.

Härkämäki
At Härkämäki rocks, there is a wartime rock quarry, which has been used to make armourings.There is also a large cave at the destination.

Muhikko
Muhikko’s rest area is located in Miehikkälä along a small river. In the past, one of the quarry areas of the Salpa Line was located near the rest area, and large rocks still remain in the surroundings.

Takamaa
Takamaa lean-to shelter is located in the municipality of Miehikkälä, along Ojasaarentie.The terrain consists of ridge landscapes.