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Era Eero

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Riippusillantie 12, Lieksa, Koli National Park 81700, Finland
+358 40 0159452
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Great wildlife, poor service

Wonderful wildlife. However customer service was appaling. The dry toilet had not been emptied. The... read more

Reviewed 30 July 2017
eeviko
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Manchester, United Kingdom
Best place to see Wolverines

Had to great days at Era Eero, on the hope that we would see the Wolverine, and we were not... read more

Reviewed 18 June 2017
Annie H
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Hastings, United Kingdom
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Wildlife watching, bear watching
  • Excellent68%
  • Very good8%
  • Average8%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible16%
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Riippusillantie 12, Lieksa, Koli National Park 81700, Finland
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Reviewed 30 July 2017

Wonderful wildlife. However customer service was appaling. The dry toilet had not been emptied. The guide told us that he will not clean the toilets if the previous visitors have left them untidy. In addition, some of the group members were left without food even...More

Thank eeviko
Reviewed 18 June 2017

Had to great days at Era Eero, on the hope that we would see the Wolverine, and we were not disappointed. You stay in a hide overnight, and the owner puts out bait, so that the wolverines come up very close to you, so that...More

1  Thank Annie H
Reviewed 31 May 2017

Arrived at 2.30 pm - warm welcome given and then we were off for 2 nights in a 2 person hide in a small clearing - in which we saw LOTS of wolverines, occasionally 2-3 at once across 12 nights. First wolverine appeared both nights...More

1  Thank KevinA488
Reviewed 28 October 2016

Let me start with I LOVED IT. I've always felt a special connection with the wolverine. You could say it is my totem animal. I was looking for a place where there would be a good chance to see these magical animals. Of course the...More

1  Thank derime
Reviewed 21 July 2016

This is a great opportunity to see animals in the wild, or semi-wild really, because food is hidden all over the slightly cleared area and also thrown into the trees. The two person blinds – small houses really - are situated in the woods at...More

1  Thank AdventurePhiles
Reviewed 21 September 2015

First, lets get the bad points out of the way. This isn't for everyone. There's no electricity, no luxurious bathrooms and no flushing toilets. It also isn't the easiest place to find but then this is a wilderness experience. However if you want close up...More

4  Thank drcolin
Reviewed 6 July 2015

A remote secret, tucked away in the Finnish forest. We were hoping for Wolverine sightings and were not disappointed! We saw these incredible animals 5 different times, all in close proximity, exhibiting different behaviour and characters. It was breathtaking! So close that it was easy...More

3  Thank Kate S
Reviewed 22 August 2011

Of course you can't take any date with any wild animal, we know well this rule. In Era Eero we were unlucky and we saw nothing at all, neither wolverine nor bears. But this is not a problem. The problem is that we arrived at...More

4  Thank fulmaro
Reviewed 19 August 2010

If you are exploring Finland, it is worth taking the time to travel to Lieksa so that you can partake in a truly fantastic wildlife experience. The company offered to do a 4-hour round trip to pick us up from Valamo monastery in Finland (also...More

5  Thank Londonlass7
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