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There are 35 national parks in Finland. They are all managed by the Metsähallitus. The national parks cover a total area of 8,150 square kilometres (3,147 sq mi) – 2.5 % of Finland's total land area. A total of 1.7 million people visited the parks in 2007.[1]

Lake Pielinen seen from a hill in Koli National Park.

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List of national parks

National park Region Land area (km²) Established Visitation (2007)[2]
Archipelago Finland Proper 500 1982 60,000
Eastern Gulf of Finland Kymenlaakso 6.7 1982 17,000
Ekenäs Archipelago Uusimaa 52 1989 47,000
Helvetinjärvi Pirkanmaa 49.8 1982 33,000
Hiidenportti Kainuu 45 1982 6,500
Isojärvi Central Finland 19 1982 8,000
Kauhaneva-Pohjankangas Southern Ostrobothnia / Satakunta 57 1982 6,000
Koli North Karelia 30 1991 N/A
Kolovesi Southern Savonia 23 1990 7,000
Kurjenrahka Finland Proper 29 1998 32,500
Lauhanvuori Southern Ostrobothnia 53 1982 27,500
Leivonmäki Central Finland 29 2003 12,000
Lemmenjoki Lapland 2,850 1956 10,000
Liesjärvi Tavastia Proper 22 1956 22,000
Linnansaari Southern Savonia / Northern Savonia 38 1956 29,000
Nuuksio Uusimaa 45 1994 170,000
Oulanka Northern Ostrobothnia / Lapland 270 1956 185,500
Päijänne Päijänne Tavastia 14 1993 12,000
Pallas-Yllästunturi Lapland 1,020 2005 312,000
Patvinsuo North Karelia 105 1982 14,000
Perämeri Lapland 2.5 1991 6,000
Petkeljärvi North Karelia 6 1956 23,000
Puurijärvi-Isosuo Pirkanmaa / Satakunta 27 1993 10,000
Pyhä-Häkki Central Finland 13 1956 14,500
Pyhä-Luosto Lapland 142 2005 109,500
Repovesi Kymenlaakso / Southern Savonia 15 2003 70,000
Riisitunturi Lapland 77 1982 8,000
Rokua Northern Ostrobothnia / Kainuu 4.3 1956 23,500
Salamajärvi Central Ostrobothnia / Central Finland 62 1982 11,000
Seitseminen Pirkanmaa 45.5 1982 44,000
Syöte Northern Ostrobothnia / Lapland 299 2000 36,000
Tiilikkajärvi Northern Savonia / Kainuu 34 1982 7,000
Torronsuo Tavastia Proper 25.5 1990 27,000
Urho Kekkonen Lapland 2,550 1983 180,000
Valkmusa Kymenlaakso 17 1996 6,200

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