Kannonkoski is well-known by its pure nature, gorgeous views of lakes, roaring rapids and forests.

You can find the beach of lake Kivijärvi from Kannonkoski. Part of the beach is classified as a conservation area. When walking in the pine forest you can wander towards the Öijänniemi area where you can look at the views from the beach hut, for example.

Youth centre Piispala is located in Kannonkoski. Youth centre Piispala is an amazing place to organize camps for groups of children and youth in the middle of the beautiful region of Central Finland at the lake Kivijärvi. The centre was established in 1982 and since then it has been a favorite destination for youth camps, including international camps.


Distance to Jyväskylä – 100 km, abt. 80 minutes
Distance to the airport – 80 km, abt. 60 minutes
Public beaches – yes
Attractions for children – yes