Kalevala Park 2017-06-21T19:58:34+00:00

Kalevala Park

Hossa National Park is part of the Finnish Kalevala Park, which consists of areas of various levels of conservation in the municipality of Suomussalmi, close to the state border. The Kalevala Park includes, for example, Martinselkonen and Murhisalo protected areas, and a landscape protection area of Viena villages Kuivajärvi and Hietajärvi. Kalevala Park has been established in order to protect the rich cultural heritage and the subtle features of watershed area of a mosaic of hill forests, mires, and pristine small water bodies.