Cosy Cabins for Trekkers and Skiers
Location: In Eastern and Northern Lapland in the municipalities of Inari (www.inari.fi), Sodankylä (www.sodankyla.fi, in Finnish), and Savukoski (www.savukoski.fi, in Finnish). Read more
Arrival: By car and public transportation. Read more
Activities: Hiking, skiing, and trekking. Read more
Sights: Open fell wilderness sceneries, clear-watered rivers and streams, the mysterious Korvatunturi Fell, and the thriving local reindeer husbandry tradition. Read more
Suitability: Perfect for both experienced hikers and families with children.
Services: A wide variety of services throughout the year: Tankavaara Visitor Centre, Saariselkä Customer Service, Savukoski Visitor Centre Korvatunturi, huts, saunas, earth lodges (‘kammi'), lean-tos, dry toilets, and campfire and camping sites. Services provided by cooperating partners are also available. Read more
Trails: Marked trails (200 km): extensive hiking trail and ski trail networks.
Nature trails: (1-7 km) in Saariselkä, Kiilopää, and Tankavaara. Nuortti Hiking Trail (a 40 km circular trail), historic Ruijanpolku Trail (35 km one way), and Kemihaara-Korvatunturinmurusta Hiking Trail (18 km one way). Read more
The National Park is managed by Metsähallitus, Parks & Wildlife Finland, Address: PL 8016, FI-96101 Rovaniemi, Finland
This is the web page www.nationalparks.fi/urhokekkonen