Ansakämppä Open Wilderness Hut

The wilderness hut is situated on the bank of the River Oulankajoki on Karhunkierros Trail and Oulankajoki canoe trail.


Open wilderness hut for 20 persons. 


North Ostrobothnia, Municipality of Kuusamo, Oulanka National ParkKarhunkierros Hiking Trail.



Ansakämppä, coordinates: Euref-Fin (~ WGS84) lat: 66° 20.9317' lon: 29° 26.5978'  ETRS-TM35FIN: N: 7360932 E: 609353. 


  • Stove.
  • Gas cooker.
  • Dry toilet is in 100 m from the hut.

Waste Management

  • No trash bins. Please do not leave any litter or other traces of your stay. Read more about Hiking Without Littering
  • The nearest recycling point is in Juuma.


Maintenance and Management

Metsähallitus, Parks & Wildlife Finland.

For more information contact

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

Guidelines on Using Open Wilderness Huts

Read Guidelines on Using Open Wilderness Huts.

Information for Companies and Big Groups

Do you plan to organize guided excursions to the Finnish National Parks or other protected areas? It is possible due to partnership agreement with Metsähallitus, Parks & Wildlife Finland.


Many kinds of Huts for the Hiker. Please note, that it is not allowed for big groups or commercial groups to overnight in Open Wilderness Huts and in Day-use Huts

A hand holding a mobile phone showing Open the map of Ansakämppä hut in is a free map service provided by Metsähallitus. It can be used to search destinations, choose map layers and print maps.

Outdoor Etiquette

A cartoon picture of a family walking on a summer path.

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.

Read more