REPUBLIC OF TURKEY MINISTRY OF CULTURE AND TOURISM

Bolu - Kökez Nature Reserve

Location: The park is near Atacak, in the district of Bolu in the Western Black Sea province.

Transportation: It is accessible via the Bolu-Seben state highway, then taking the forest road after 18km from Bolu.

Highlights: The 324 hectares have a very untouched and rare forest ecosystem, with exceptionally tall and old Uludag fir trees, plus beech and horn-beam trees. The forest also contains wild cherry, hazelnut and strawberries, and is a home to deer, pigs, bears, wolves, foxes and rabbits.