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In Pitkäsaari southern and Lapinniemi excursion harbours there is no firewood
(Updated on 19 September 2020)
In Pitkäsaari southern and Lapinniemi excursion harbours there is no firewood.
If you wish, you may fetch firewood from the nearby excursion harbour to the southern campfire site of Pitkäsaari.
In Lapinniemi food must be cooked on camping cookers. If you wish, you may fetch firewood from the nearby excursion harbour (for examle from Laajakaarre).
It is prohibited to collect firewood from the nature!
In Karjalansaari, to the north of Kolovesi National Park, there is no excursion harbour. It has been taken down.
Huhtiniemi and Mäntysalo Rental Huts
(Updated 19 September 2020)
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When forest and grass fire warnings (en.ilmatieteenlaitos.fi) are in effect, fire is only allowed at covered campfire sites that have a flue. A fire can be also lit in fireplaces at wilderness and other huts. Always use extreme caution when handling fire. The one who lights a fire is always responsible for its safe use. Please note, that making fire at these campfire sites can be banned locally.
Gathering at the campfire sites increases the risk of coronavirus infection. Guidelines concerning coronavirus COVID-19.