Aitaniitty Rental Hut

A sheltered location by the canoe route on the lower course of the River Oulankajoki. Please note! Only accessible by canoe! Not by car or walking.


Oulu region and Kainuu, North Ostrobothnia, Municipality of Kuusamo, Oulanka National Park.


Canoe 2 days + rental hut 1 night 150€, next days 100€ (canoe+hut).

The hut is available for reservations from 1 June – 31 August.


  • A heating stove, a gas cooker, mattresses.
  • There is a sauna, a campfire site and a dry toilet at the yard.
  • Please note that it takes some time before the hut is properly warm.
  • Please do not leave any litter or other traces of your stay. Read more about Hiking Without Littering.


  • Rukatunturi–Oulanka outdoor map, 1:50 000
  • Karhunkierros trail hiking guide and map, 1:50 000


Oulanka Camping (in Finnish,, Liikasenvaarantie 137, 93999 Kuusamo, tel. int. +358 0206 39 6855 and +358 (0)400 188 049.


  • The hut is only accessible by canoe: below Kiutaköngäs Rapids, paddle downstream for 16 km.
  • There is no well at the hut, so you must bring your own drinking water.
  • There are no services for the disabled at the hut.
  • Pets are allowed.
  • Please note that it takes some time before the hut is properly warm!
  • Safety on hiking.

Maintenance and Management

Oulanka National Park Camping Ground (in Finnish,, Liikasenvaarantie 137, 93900 Kuusamo, tel. int. +358 (0) 44 740 0001 and +358 (0)400 188 049.

For more information contact

Oulanka Visitor Centre tel. int. +358 206 39 6850.

Terms of reservation

Read the terms of reservation.

Guidelines on using Rental Huts

Read Guidelines on using Rental Huts.

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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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