Pišternjargâ / Pisteri Boating Base


Boating Base, day trip hut.


Northern Lapland Region, Municipality of Inari, Vätsäri Wilderness Area.

Inarijärvi Pisteri boating base, coordinates: Euref-Fin (~ WGS84) lat: 69° 11.0259' lon: 28° 16.1496' ETRS-TM35FIN: N: 7675408 E: 550397.

The boating base is located in the northern part of Lake Inarijärvi on the eastern shore of Cape Pisteriniemi.

The boating base is suitable for winter use, too. 



A water bucket, wood-burning stove and a gas cooker. A covered outdoor cooking shelter with a gas cooker. A pier, a dry toilet, a firewood shelter and a campfire site.


Pets are permitted in the campfire hut, but only if other visitors consent to it. Make sure you pack a first-aid kit.

There is a recycling point at the campfire hut, but 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 Northern Lapland Nature Centre Siida tel. int. +358 206 39 7740 or Ivalo Customer Service tel. int. +358 206 39 7701.

Guidelines on using Day-use Huts

Read Guidelines on using Day-use Huts.

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.

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