Ansakämppä Open Wilderness Hut


Open wilderness hut for 20 persons.

Maps and

Uusi Ansakämppä Open Wilderness Hut. Photo: Juhani KoramoNorth Ostrobothnia, Municipality of Kuusamo,
Oulanka National Park, Karhunkierros Hiking Trail

Ansakämppä, coordinates: Euref-Fin (~ WGS84) lat: 66° 20.9317' lon: 29° 26.5978'  ETRS-TM35FIN: N: 7360932 E: 609353

The wilderness hut is situated on the bank of the River Oulankajoki on Karhunkierros Trail. Construction of the New Ansakämppä was completed in February 2004. It is situated 1,2 km south of the older hut which was destroyed in a fire during Christmas 2002.

Oulanka National Park Map,
Rukatunturi-Oulanka outdoor map 1:50,000



A stove and a gas cooker.


Pets are allowed in the hut.

Waste Management

Hikers are asked to bring their own waste out of the area. The nearest recycling point is at Oulanka National Park Camping Ground. Read more about Hiking Without Littering.

Maintenance and Management

Metsähallitus, Parks & Wildlife Finland. 


For more information contact:
Oulanka Visitor Centre tel. int. +358 206 39 6850 or Kuusamo Customer Service Karhuntassu tel. int. +358 206 39 6804.