Maps and Description
Kainuu, Municipality of Vaala,
Rokua National Park
Palovartijan tupa, coordinates: Euref-Fin (~ WGS84) lat: 64° 33.8711' lon: 26° 29.7029' ETRS-TM35FIN: N: 7160018 E: 475801
This open wilderness hut was previously a fire guard's home. It is situated at the top of Pookivaara Hill in Rokua National Park. It is on Keisarinkierros Hiking Trail (Emperor's Circle Trail) about 2 km south from the Wilderness Hotel Rokuanhovi and ski stadium. The hut was built in 1936 and functioned as a fire guard hut up to the year 1975.
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