Finnish nature and climate – Seasons – Wildlife


Finnish climate

Everyman’s Right (PDF)

Rights and Regulations

Finnish Forests Association

GO OUTDOORS! Information about Finnish nature and recreational opportunities in the great outdoors (PDF)

Northern lights in Finland

Living in Finland

Green Care

Green Care Finland

Rural opportunities and Green Care

Green Care and care farming in Finland

The philosophy of Green Care

Nature’s well-being effects

Natural Resources Institute Finland (Luke)

Go to forest virtually

SLOW FINLAND – Wellbeing from Finland’s nature (PDF)

Well-being from Finland’s nature

Some nature attractions around Vaasa region


Kvarken Archipelago / High Coast World Heritage Site

VisitFinland Kvarken Archipelago

The Vaasa Society for the Environment (Vaasan ympäristöseura):

Guided nature trips

Vaasassa Pilvilammen virkistysalue kunnostettiin talkoovoimin


Vaasa map service

National parks

Local transport

Journey Planner

Timetables for the winter 2017-2018


Arvonen, S. Metsämieli. 2015.
Finnish Forest Centre 2017.
Green Care Finland ry 2017. 2017. 2017.
The Finnish Association for Mental Health 2017. 2017.
Williams, F. This Is Your Brain on Nature. National Geographic. January 2016.