torstai 22. joulukuuta 2016

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year 2017!

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year 2017! from the Rock and Lake -team
Rock and Lake is a network of cooperating, local companies who want to offer in Finnish Lakeland high-quality outdoor activities and accommodation in cottages, cabins and villas to travelers.

tiistai 6. joulukuuta 2016

Finland 99 years - Happy & peaceful Independence Day!

Finland celebrates today its 99th birthday in a sunny and crispy winter weather. We have a true Winter Wonderland outdoors! 
Typical lakeside view in Finnish Lakeland
Finland is an amazing land to visit also in wintertime, a real Winter Wonderland. You can start planning your holiday to Finland by clicking to the webpage of Rock and Lake 

Cottage Kiviniemi is a typical all year round lakeside cottage
Trekking on a forest road near the lake
Welcome to Finland all year round for enjoying lakeside holidays

torstai 1. joulukuuta 2016

Birdwatching in Finland - Finnish Lakeland area

Western Capercaillie (Tetrao urogallus karelicus)
In late April and first half of May it is very easy to meet a Western Capercaillie Tetrao urogallus karelicus near many of the lakeside cottages and cabins of Rock and Lake. From our sales you get the best hints for the most suitable cottage for your birdwatching trip in Finland. The Western Capercaillie is common in the pure forests next to appr 10 of the Rock and Lake cottages.

Dipper (Cinclus cinclus)
In February there are excellent possibilitie to admire the Dipper Cinclus cinclus

Typical birds in the Finnish summer, starting in early May for birdwatchers, are Black-throated Diver  Whooper Swan and Western Osprey
Whooper Swan (Cygnus cygnus)
Black-throated Diver (Gavia arctica)
Western Osprey (Pandion haliaetus)

More about birdwatching in Finland you find on Rock and Lake's pages.Also many lakeside cottages to choose from. Search easily the suitable and available cabin for you and book online