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Korkeakoski

Korkeakoskentie 111, Tuovilanlahti, Finland
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Not spectaculair

I visited this waterfall in October and it was not very special. It is not very long and a kind of... read more

Reviewed 18 October 2015
Inge G
,
Ede, The Netherlands
Beautiful site with fresh air

Beautiful natural site with long traditions as a tourist attraction. The paths and staircases are... read more

Reviewed 26 July 2015
Tuulikki Po
,
Helsinki, Finland
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good28%
  • Average35%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
18 Oct 2015
“Not spectaculair”
26 Jul 2015
“Beautiful site with fresh air”
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Korkeakoskentie 111, Tuovilanlahti, Finland
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Reviewed 18 October 2015

I visited this waterfall in October and it was not very special. It is not very long and a kind of normal. There were much fallen trees, but this gave an extra effect.

Thank Inge G
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Reviewed 26 July 2015 via mobile

Beautiful natural site with long traditions as a tourist attraction. The paths and staircases are well maintained and well positioned for more inexperienced hiker. If you're up for more challenges you can do the Kanjoninkierros-hike from Korkeakoski to the near-by village of Tuovilanlahti. Search for...More

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Reviewed 2 July 2014

Magnificent scenery with an easy access. An excellent kiosk run by two friendly young women who certainly can cook and bake. There's both sweet and savory along with cold and warm drinks. If you're feeling brave, try the traditional Finnish 'salmiakki' in a new way:...More

1  Thank SeijaM
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Reviewed 23 February 2013

Consumed the lower reaches of the river bed of the last ice age, the last 5 000 years .Lönnrot and Zacharias Topelius tell of his books. When the snow melts in the spring when the best

1  Thank 238Keke72
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Reviewed 1 August 2012

Korkeakoski in the municipality of Maaninka (Tuovilanlahti) is the tallest rapid in Finland. Officially it is 36.4 meters high but they claim in brochures that the height is 46 meters. Korkeakoski isn't the most beautiful rapid in Finland. It isn't the tallest direct waterfall either...More

2  Thank JariJK
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Reviewed 26 June 2012

It's about 46 m or so high. There is not much too see in late summer. It is at it's best on late May and early June.

3  Thank wertti5
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Reviewed 15 February 2012

Not the biggest, but the highest freeflowing waterfall in Finland. This is a nature reserve area. Cafe is open on summertimes. Walking path, all the way down. Steep steps down. Very beautiful area. At it's best in spring time, when snow is melting. You have...More

3  Thank JuhaJ2010
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