Kylmähete, Day-use Hut

Behind a campfire site there is a wooden building. Around there are trees covered by some snow.


Day-use hut 

Location, Maps and Description

Eastern Lapland, Municipality of Salla, Salla National Park

Kylmähete day-use hut, coordinates: Euref-Fin (~ WGS84) lat: 66° 46.479', lon: 28° 51.326'  ETRS-TM35FIN: N: 7407474, E: 581640

The day-use hut is situated at the foot of the slope of Iso Pyhätunturi fell, along Pahakuru trail.


A wood-burnig stove for heating.

There are no facilities for food preparation. There is a campfire place next to the hut, dry toilet and a firewood shelter.

There are benches and a table in the hut for taking a break.


Pets are permitted in the hut, but only in case that other visitors agree with it. Make sure you pack a first-aid kit.

There are no lights so take a headlamp or flashlight with you.

Safety on hiking

Waste Management

Hikers are asked 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 Salla Visitor Centre, tel. int. +358 (0)20 639 4398.

Guidelines on using Day-use Huts