Metsähallitus, Parks & Wildlife Finland and the Utsjoki tourist information point provide their services at Áilegas-keskus -house in the parish centre of Utsjoki. At the premises of the Metsähallitus Nature Information Point, you can view an exhibition about Kevo research station and receive information on the hiking opportunities in the Utsjoki area, in the Kevo Strict Nature Reserve and in the surrounding wilderness.
There is no entrance fee to Áilegas-keskus -house. The information point is open during the summertime. Groups should make reservations in advance. In case Metsähallitus, Parks & Wildlife Finland and the Utsjoki tourist information point are closed, you can obtain information at the Siida Northern Lapland Nature Centre in Inari.
By Public Transportation
Coaches travel daily to Utsjoki from Inari. Timetables (www.matkahuolto.fi). The Utsjoki tourist information point is located at the address: Utsjoentie 46c, 99980 Utsjoki.
The Metsähallitus Nature Information Point and the Utsjoki tourist information point are located in the village centre at Áilegas-keskus -house (southern house).
Sales of publications, maps and Metsähallitus recreational fishing permits.
Utsjoki tourist information ( +358 40 181 0263) is located in Utsjoki Nature Information Point.
Exhibition of Kevo research station
There is an exhibition about Kevo research station at the Áilegas-keskus house tourist information premises. The other actors at Áilegas-keskus (www.ailegas.fi)
The Utsjoen retkeilyreitti Trail (35 km), which leads into Paistunturi Wilderness Reserve, begins nearby Utsjoki Nature Information Point. The trail is a circular trail and can be divided into smaller sections of 25 km and 10 km. The end point for these is at Lake Mantojärvi south of Utsjoki.
Services for the Disabled
There are no services suitable for the disabled in the building.