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Enjoy the autumnal nature of October and head for Pisa

Are you wondering what to do on a bright and frosty day in October? Here’s a tip for you: Why not head to the nature conservation area of Pisa, located only about one hour drive from Kuopio. There are 8,5 km of marked nature trails at Pisa, as well as stairs and landings to rest on. The cherry on the cake is waiting for those who have the stamina to climb all the way to the top to the observation tower; the view from the top takes your breath away and is well worth the climb.
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Introducing the Niittylahti area and the Ukko Loden pine for September

In September, it might be worth a while to visit the Niittylahti area and admire the beautiful autumn leaf color. The Niittylahti area is one of the most important outdoor and recreational areas in Kuopio and is mostly owned by the city of Kuopio. You can get to know the versatile nature of the area, for example, on an 8 km long nature trail.
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The city of Kuopio switches off for Earth Hour 30.3.2019 to take action against climate change

Earth Hour is the world's largest grassroots movement for the environment celebrated globally on March 30. The local time for the event is from 8.30 pm to 9.30 pm. During the event, unnecessary indoor - and outdoor lighting will be switched off tin order to highlight the importance of climate actions.
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