Services in Yllästunturi Visitor Centre Kellokas

View from the restaurant in the Yllästunturi Visitor Centre. Photo: Maarit Kyöstilä.
  • Information about Pallas-Yllästunturi National Park and the nature of and hiking opportunities offered by other nature reserve and research areas in the surrounding areas.
  • Reservations and keys to Metsähallitus rental and reservation huts.
  • For rent: snowshoes and child backpack.
  • For sale: maps of nearby areas, books, posters, and other products.
  • Fishing and hunting permits issued by Metsähallitus.
  • The view from the café is a strong remainder of why Äkäslompolo is called the village of seven fells. The Wild North Cafe & Restaurant is beside the ski trail that traverses the fells and ski slopes. Ski boots and pets are permitted inside the café! 
  • Tourist information about the municipality of Kolari (www.kolari.fi, in Finnish) and the Ylläs (www.yllas.fi) area.
  • WLAN is available to customers.
  • Conference facilities are available all year round. They range from a 5-seat conference room to 130-seat Kellokas Sali.
    • Kellokas Sali, 130 seats: € 40/h, € 200/day, includes data projector, document camera, and Internet connection. € 25/h, € 150/day including the use of the facility only.
    • Väylä, 32 seats: € 30/h, €100/day.
    • Meeting room, 10 seats: € 20/h, € 60/day.
    • Meeting room, 5 seats: € 10/h, € 30/day.
    • Prices incl. VAT 24%.

Services for the Disabled

  • All premises of the Visitor Centre and the Loggers Museum are accessible by wheelchair with an assistant. The toilets are accessible to all and there is a passenger lift in the building.
  • The beginning of the Varkaankuru Nature Trail and the Lapp Hut can be accessed by wheelchair with an assistant.