Skaiņais Hill Nature Park
The unusual beauty of Skaņais Hill Nature Park offers enjoyment and relaxation any time of the year. Several interesting natural phenomena can be viewed on the three kilometre long trail which follows the Salaca.
Approximately 12 meters high, 90 meters wide sandstone cliff. Surface of cliff is very smooth, parabolic; it has got unique echo effect. Beautiful view opens on Salaca valley from the top of cliff. You can see caves at the both sides of cliff.
16 metres long cave, part of earlier larger cave - ancient cult site. In the second half of 19th century cultural layer in the cave was studied - nowadays it has been covered with thick layer of sand falling from the ceiling of cave. First excavations at the entrance of the cave done in 1876 - there was found archaeological layer with charcoal. Later it was covered by large landslides. J. Urtans made an unsuccessful attempt to reach this archaeological layer in 1985. This unique formation is located high above the river.
Mazsalacas novada pašvaldība