Mustakero Open Wilderness Hut


Open wilderness hut for 5 persons

Location, Maps and Description

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

Mustakero, coordinates: Euref-Fin (~ WGS84) lat: 67° 58.1089' lon: 24° 11.4248'  ETRS-TM35FIN: N: 7542023 E: 382419

The wilderness hut is situated on the Pallas-Rauhala Trail about 14 km from Pallas and 9 km from Rauhala.

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



A stove.


As the location of the hut is remote the hut is not busy.

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 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.