By / 28th March, 2018 / News / Off

Nordic walking hike along the Amata

Kārļamuiža’s annual Nordic walking hike along the river Amata has been happening now for 7 years on the 4th of May. This spring, anyone big or small is invited to join our organised Nordic walking hike.

The Nordic walking hike along the Amata is meant for those who don’t mind differences in terrain, as the trail can reach heights of over 40m in some places. The Amata hiking trail extends along the right bank of the river winding its way through the upper and lower ends of the valley. The trail is perfect for those who wish to see and enjoy the Amata’s impressive ancient valley banks from an untouched forest path. The trail includes some steps as well as small marshy sections – your feet may get wet. The hike is not timed and will be led by two guides – one at the front and one at the bank. There are several rest points over the course of the hike, and the pace will be moderate. A lunch break for eating a packed lunch (bring your own) will be included.

Route

The total length of the hike is 22 km.
Kārļamuiža – Ainavu Krauja – Ķaubju iezis – Stūķu iezis – Dzilnas iezis – Incēnu krauja – Zvārtes iezis – Miglas iezis – Čūsku iezis – Zemais iezis – Lustūzis – Vanagu iezis – Vizbulīšu klintis – Palu iezis – Zaļais iezis – Krustkalni – Kārļamuiža.

Download a free trail map and description

We will begin the hike at 9:30am with breakfast (included in the price) and a warm-up. We will finish at 17:00 with celebratory refreshments around a beautifully-laid banquet table (included in the price).

Ticket price: EUR 10 (with your own poles), EUR 15 (with pole hire), children up to the age of 16 – EUR 5.
To help us organise the hike, we ask that you register at least a week before the event. Please use the application form or email info@karlamuiza.lv !

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