Aikkipetsi Day Trip Hut (so called Aihkipetsi)

Type

Day Trip Hut

Location, Maps and Description

Eastern Lapland, Salla, In the Sallatunturi Fell Area, along the UKK Trail.

Aikkipetsi, coordinates: Euref-Fin (~ WGS84) lat: 66° 40.7028' lon: 28° 45.6771'  ETRS-TM35FIN: N: 7396625 E: 577801

The hut is located in the southern part of Salla, on the northern side of the forest road running to Vilma, on the shore of Kalliolampi Pond. The distance from the hut to the Sallatunturi resort is about 15 km.

Map of the Sallatunturi Fell Area

Salla address and recreation map 1:10 000

Terrain maps T523 Kursu 1:50 000

Excursionmap.fi

Facilities

A stove and a gas stove

Notices

Pets are allowed in the hut, but only with the consent of the other users of the hut.

Safety on hiking

Waste Management

Hikers are asked to bring their own waste to one of the area's recycling points. Read more about Hiking Without Littering.

Maintenance and Management

Metsähallitus, Parks & Wildlife Finland. For more information contact Pyhä-Luosto Visitor Centre Naava Tel. +358 206 39 7302

Guidelines on using Day Trip Huts

Read Guidelines on using Day Trip Huts.

Outdoor Etiquette

1. Respect nature.

2. Mainly use marked trails.

3. Camp only where it is allowed.

4. Light your campfire only where it is allowed.

5. Do not litter.

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