Karelia is a russian region bordering Finland and the Arctic Circle. There are so called white nights in summer, when there is just twilight at midnight, as can be seen on the cover image.
14–23.07.2012 TARANTAS cycling club went to the 700-kilometer trip on the route Petrozavodsk – Suoyarvi – Sortavala – Kuznechnoe, visiting:
- waterfalls Kivach & Girvas;
- lakes Paleozero, Cheranga, Syamozero, Salonjärvi, Tolvajärvi, Ladoga;
- island of Valaam (by boat).
Virtual track: gpsies.com/map.do?fileId=fxecdppnucplnorq