Keimiöjärvi Day Trip Hut


Day trip hut

Location, Maps and Description

Western Lapland Region, Municipality of Kittilä (, Pallas-Yllästunturi National Park

Keimiöjärvi, coordinates: Euref-Fin (~ WGS84) lat: 67° 57.0601' lon: 24° 09.8008'  ETRS-TM35FIN: N: 7540128 E: 381198

The wilderness hut is situated on the shore of Lake Keimiöjärvi, about 17 km from Pallas and 9 km from Rauhala.

Pallas-Yllästunturi National Park map
Pallas-Yllästunturi outdoor map, 1:50 000
Pallas-Olos outdoor map, 1:50,000
Pallas-Ounastunturi geological hiking map, 1:50,000



A stove, gas cooker. Basic cookware (pot, frying pan, coffee pot).


The peak seasons for this hut are Easter holidays and the autumn´s ruska season.

Pets are permitted in the hut, but only in case that other visitors agree with it.

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.

Waste Management

The closest recycling points are at Pallasjärvi and at Pallastunturi. The goal of the National Park is to be a litter-free area and 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 Pallastunturi Visitor Centre, tel. int. +358 206 39 7930