Open wilderness hut for 10 persons
Location, Maps and Description
Northern Lapland Region, Municipality of Enontekiö, Käsivarsi Wilderness Area
The wilderness hut is situated by Nordkalottleden Trail on the east shore of Lake Pihtsusjärvi on the north side of the River Rassajapuro.
Nordkalottleden Trail map Halti - Kilpisjärvi outdoor map 1:50,000 Enontekiö guide and recreational map 1:100,000 Excursionmap.fi
A stove and a gas cooker.
Pets are permitted in the hut, but only in case that other visitors agree with it. The building also houses a reservable wilderness hut for 10 persons. Visitors must come prepared with warm clothing, food, drink, maps, compass, orienteering skills and matches. Fog or storms can form in just a few hours. Take also your own toilet paper.
There are waste bins at the hut, but hikers are adviced to bring their own waste out of the area. Read more about Hiking Without Littering.
Maintenance and Management
Metsähallitus, Parks & Wildlife Finland. For more information contact Fell Lapland Visitor Centre, tel. int. +358 206 39 7950.