Vuontisjärvi, Open Wilderness Hut



Open Wilderness Hut for 4 persons

Location, Maps and Description

Western Lapland Region, Municipality of Muonio

Vuontisjärvi, coordinates: Euref-Fin (~ WGS84) lat: 68° 02.2850' lon: 23° 51.2796'  ETRS-TM35FIN: N: 7550452 E: 368773

The hut is located on the northwest shore of Lake Vuontisjärvi,  along the Muonio - Hetta Snowmobile Trail. There is also an Open Lapp Hut next to the hut.

Pallas-Olos outdoor map  1:50, 000
Pallas-Yllästunturi outdoor map  1:50, 000
Terrain map V413 1:50, 000



A stove


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

There are waste bins at the hut, but 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 Yllästunturi Visitor Centre Kellokas, tel. int. +358 206 39 7039.