The Wanha Witonen Canoeing Route, diversified walking routes and birdwatching towers attract both sportsmen and people who wish to enjoy the silence of the nature.
Admire the primeval forests of Petäjävesi on Karhunahas nature trail, walk on seven kilometers long esker on Syrjäharju nature trail or feel the strong smell of moore on Tampinkierros nature trail. Töllin taival offers an ideal route for jogging and cycling.
Traditional smoke saunas offer a perfect way for ending the day at Petäjävesi.
The sport facilites of Petäjävesi include turf football field, tennis courts, gym and illuminated crosscountry skiing tracks.