Kaldoaivi Wilderness Area is located in the very northern end of the Northern Lapland and at the same time in the northern end of Finland. It is located south of the main road 4 (E75) and north of the road 971 (to Sevettijärvi). On the eastern side of the area, there is the Norwegian border.
To get to the southern side of the area, drive on the road 971 (Sevettijärvi-Näätämö).
To the western side, drive on the main road 4.
To the northern side, drive on the main road 4 until Utsjoki, and then turn onto the road 970 to Nuorgam or the Lake Pulmankijärvi.
By Public Transportation
Starting Points for Excursions
Parking areas on the southern side of the area are located on the grounds of the Skolt Sámi Heritage House (information board), and at Jäniskoski (information board). There is no official parking area in the village of Näätämö, but there is an information board. On the nothern side of the area, you can park in the southern end of the Lake Pulmankijärvi (information board).
- Sevettijärvi-Nuorgam ulkoilukartta: Sevettijärvi-Nuorgam recreation map, 1:100 000, Karttakeskus 2009. The map is sold by Skolt Sámi Heritage House, Siida - Northern Lapland Nature Centre, Ivalo Customer Service, Karttakeskus and well-stocked bookstores.
- Maastokartat: Terrain maps W521, W522, W524, X511, X512, X513 and X514, 1:50 000, National Land Survey of Finland 2008 - 2009. The maps are sold by Northern Lapland Nature Centre Siida, Ivalo Customer Service, Karttakeskus and the National Land Survey of Finland.
- Outdoor GT Northern Finland, 2016, 1:400 000. The maps are sold by Karttakeskus and well-stocked bookstores.
- Kaldoaivi Sevettijärvi Nuorgam, water resistant map, 1:25 000 and 1:100 000, Calazo Förlag 2016. Map is sold for example by Northern Lapland Nature Centre Siida.
Map Sales Points
Publications in English
Publications of Metsähallitus
Publications in English (julkaisut.metsa.fi).
Publication is sould at Ivalo Customer Service.