Kesänkijärvi, Rental Hut

Rental Hut, 5 persons. Sauna in the same building.


Yllästunturi Visitor Centre Kellokas, tel. +358 206 39 7039
Service number +358 20 69 2424
Terms of reservation for the Kesänkijärvi rental hut. See where to pick up the keys.

The 2nd of May 2018, 9 o´clock begins the reservation of the huts for the year 2019.



Western Lapland, Kolari (, in Finnish), Pallas-Yllästunturi National Park.

Driving directions, GPS x=3382693 ja y=7504173.  

Drive from Äkäslompolo to the road Tunturientie (9401) and continue for 1.5 km, a turnoff to the left to Nililahentie for 900 meters. Then turn to the right to Nilivaarantie until a turnoff to the right to Kesänkijärventie. After 1 km turn to the left to Hankinnantie and once more to the right to Sahatie. Arrival to Kesänkijärvi parking place. Distance from the parking place approx. 800 meters to the cabin.

Kesänkijärvi rental hut, coordinates: Euref-Fin (~ WGS84) lat: 67° 36.080' lon: 24° 14.259' ETRS-TM35FIN: N: 7501035 E: 382569.


Pallas-Ylläs ulkoilukartta: Pallas-Ylläs Outdoor Map,  1:50 000.
Ylläs - Levi ulkoilukartta: Ylläs - Levi Outdoor Map, 1:50 000.
Maastokartta: Topographic Map, U4234, 1:50 000  

Price  100 € / day or 550 € / week (incl. VAT 10%).
From 1.1.2019: 150 € / day or 900 € / week (incl. VAT 10%).
Year round rental. 

Those renting the hut can pick up the keys at
Yllästunturi Visitor Centre Kellokas, tel. +358 206 39 7039.  


Wood stove heating, candle lightning, gas hot plate, drinking water from a spring, outdoor toilet.

Please note that it takes some time before the hut is properly warm.

Sauna and fibreglass rowing boat (Notice! Using an outboard motor is forbidden at lake Kesänkijärvi). Swimming beach is fairly good, distance to the lake 20 m. No official swimming spot 


Äkäslompolo 5 km, Kolari railway station 40 km, Kittilä airport 60 km.

Distance to the ski centre 5 km. Hundreds of kilometres walking and skiing trails in this area. The trails are connected to Pallas-Yllästunturi National Park and Levi- and Olostunturi trails. No snow mobile driving allowed in the national park, but connections to marked snow mobile tracks from Äkäslompolo and Ylläsjärvi. Canoeing in summer in river Äkäsjoki.

You can fish in Lake Kesänkijärvi with the permit of Äkäsjoki-Kesänkijärvi 2510 ( Fishing permits are sold in Yllästunturi Visitor Centre Kellokas, Äkäslompolo.

Pets are not permitted in the hut.

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.

Maintenance and Management

Metsähallitus, Parks & Wildlife Finland. For more information contact Yllästunturi Visitor Centre Kellokas, tel. +356 206 39 7039.


Terms of reservation

Read the terms of reservation

Booking information
  • Available
  • Fully booked
You can check the booking situation here. To book the hut, contact Yllästunturi Visitor Centre Kellokas.