Hyvässä slöörissä · sailing dinghy cruising


An English sailing expert said that any British sailor would be ready to cut off another of their legs to get similar sailing areas around the Britain as we have in Finland. Also, our lakes have been covered by foreign magazines and travel sites. I’m wondering if we Finns value our waters high enough.

The posts of this blog are about sailing in the following waters.

Water Outflow / Region Area
Suur-Saimaa Vuoksi River 1,490 km²
Pihlajavesi Vuoksi River 710 km²
Puruvesi Vuoksi River 420 km²
Haukivesi Vuoksi River 560 km²
Päijänne Kymijoki River 1,100 km²
Gulf of Finland Baltic Sea 29,600 km²
Archipelago Sea Baltic Sea 8,300 km²
Lough Derg Shannon, Ireland 130 km²