Boastajohka / Postijoki Open Wilderness Hut
Photo: Aki Kangasniemi / Metsähallitus.
Open wilderness hut for 7 persons.
Northern Lapland Region, Municipality of Inari, Lemmenjoki National Park.
Postijoki, coordinates: Euref-Fin (~ WGS84) lat: 68° 37.3203' lon: 25° 25.3941' ETRS-TM35FIN: N: 7613036 E: 435862
The wilderness hut is situated on the north side of Naukusselkä Ridge about 2 km downstream from the headwaters of the River Postijoki and about 20 m east of the river shore.
The log cabin is suited for winter use and was built in 1972.
- A wood-burning stove.
- Pets are permitted in the hut, but only if other visitors consent to it.
- Safety on hiking.
- There is a recycling point at the wilderness 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 Ivalo Customer Service, tel. int. +358 206 39 7701 or Northern Lapland Nature Centre Siida, tel. int. +358 206 39 7740.