Kļešņiki Swamp Trail

The swamp is part of a specially protected natural area, created to protect an outstanding eastern-type raised bog with dwarf birch. On the territory, there are protected biotopes – swampy forests and dystrophic lakes – Pitela Lake. A wide variety of birds nest in the area.

Starting point  (GPS) – 56.590420, 28.019662
Length – 3 km
Marking – No
Type – Circular
Degree of difficulty (trail surface, obstacles) – medium to challenging


Hiking is suitable for small groups (up to 10 people), only accompanied by a nature guide and observing the established restrictions!

Phone number: +371 27403647 (Renate)

It is restricted to hike during the bird nesting period: from March 1 to July 31!

The territory of the swamp is located in the border zone of Russia, so visitors must have a pass issued by the State Border Guard and a passport.