Nuuksio Now: Week 34, 2018

Nuuksio National Park in summer. Camping with a tent, nights are getting darker in August. Nature near Helsinki, Finland.

Nuuksio National Park during week 34, between 20.-26.8.2018.

Nights are getting dark and longer, but the days are pretty and the air feels refreshing after the hot summer. Some leaves are changing colour and dropping already because of the dry summer. You should eat all the blueberries you can find while we still have them, and try the first lingonberries to see if they are ripe.
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Nuuksio Now: Week 33, 2018

Nuuksio National Park in summer. Beautiful weather and quiet trails. Nature near Helsinki, Finland.

Nuuksio National Park during week 33, between 13.-19.8.2018.

Schools have started and most of Finns have had their summer holidays, so the national park gets quieter. Baby birds are getting bigger and there’s less singing in the forest, but when you hear it, it’s still sweet. Crows might fly over and with their voices remind you that you are a bit further away from the cities.
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Nuuksio Now: Week 32, 2018

Nuuksio National Park in summer. Finnish national birds, whooper swans, with their small baby in the national park's quiet side. Nature near Helsinki, Finland.

Nuuksio National Park during week 32, between 6.-12.8.2018.

Well, it looks like the sunny weather just continues and continues. There could be couple hot days, but otherwise this week seems to be great for adventuring in the forest. We have almost none mosquitoes, plenty of blueberries, there could be few mushrooms to be found, and the lakes are really warm for swimming. All in all, a perfect time to visit the national park!
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Nuuksio Now: Week 31, 2018

Nuuksio National Park in summer. Relax at the peaceful lakes and swim in the clear waters. Nature near Helsinki, Finland.

Nuuksio National Park during week 31, between 30.7.-5.8.2018.

July turns to August, summer holidays are mostly over, it’s time to get back to work. Though the nature seems to think that the height of summer has to continue.
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Nuuksio Now: Week 30, 2018

Nuuksio National Park in summer. Relax at the lakes and go for a swim in the clean and clear waters. Nature near Helsinki, Finland.

Nuuksio National Park during week 30, between 23.-29.7.2018.

Now is the time to enjoy the clear lakes of Nuuksio National Park. Go for a cooling swim and relax at the smooth rocky beaches, under the beautiful pine trees. That’s what I’m going to do.
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Nuuksio Now: Week 29, 2018

Nuuksio National Park in summer. Clear waters for cooling swims on hot days in July. Nature near Helsinki, Finland.

Nuuksio National Park during week 29, between 16.-22.7.2018.

It’s hot now! We’re at the peak of Finnish summer, perfect time to just relax at the lakes and go for cooling swims in the clear waters. Remember to drink enough and take care not to burn your skin with our long days, under cloudless skies.
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Nuuksio Now: Week 28, 2018

Nuuksio National Park in summer. Beautiful Finnish landscape at sunset. Nature near Helsinki, Finland.

Here’s what it’s going to be like in Nuuksio National Park during week 28, between 9.-15.7.2018.

We’ll have lovely warm weather for the whole week, with very little wind. Rain is unlikely. This will be a great week for relaxed hikes with swimming in the lakes to cool down. There’s also plenty of blueberries to eat while enjoying the summer days.
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