85 km north of Kuopio. Lake Nurmes 15 m (length 7 km, breadth 3 km), own boat. Hard sandy clay bottom, pier. Good for swimming. In natural state shoreline are rocks. Kangaslahti village´s public swimming beach 4km and it’s more suitable for children.A separate log cabin 1990, living room/kitchen with convertible sofa bed, bedroom with 2 beds, part of low sleeping loft with 2+1 mattresses, steep stairs, sauna (shower in sauna), open veranda Comfortable log cabin is situated peaceful location, from cottage terrace is short trip to beach. Plot is mostly in natural state and sunny in morning and during day. Lot of fish in clear water Nurmesjärvi lake (for example pike perch, perch, pike, whitefish). Local fishing license and a few fish traps is included the price. Smoking oven and grill hut. One bicyckle available.TAHKOVUORI ski resort 40 km (in winter time 17 km along ice road) Huuhkajankierros backpacking trail with campfire place along route, lean-to 8 km, Pisavuori nature reserve, observation tower, nature trail and old Täyssinnä border stone 25 km.