Termisjärvi Reservable Wilderness Hut

Exceptionally, bookings for the reservation and rental huts maintained by National Parks Finland for the year 2025 can only be made starting from the beginning of November 2024. More information

The hut is located on the north shore of the five-kilometre-long Lake Termisjärvi (Dierpmesjávri), on the west side of a stream which runs into the lake from Salmikuru Ravine. There is no marked summer trail to the hut. Termisvaara (Dierpmesvárri), which is Finland's southernmost fell over 1,000 metres high, is located south of the lake. The hut is meant for skiers and hikers only. The hut is approximately 15 km from Kilpisjärvi.

Reservable wilderness hut, 10 persons


Kilpisjärvi Visitor Centre, 99490 Kilpisjärvi, tel. int. +358 206 39 7990.

Reservations at times when the visitor centre is closed: Fell Lapland Visitor Centre, Peuratie 15, 99400 Enontekiö, tel. int. +358 206 39 7950.    

Terms of reservation for the Termisjärvi reservable hut. See where to pick up the keys.

Location, Maps and Description

Northern Lapland Region, Municipality of Enontekiö (tosilappi.fi)Käsivarsi Wilderness Area

Termisjärvi, coordinates: Euref-Fin (~ WGS84) lat: 69° 01.6180' lon: 21° 13.6870'  ETRS-TM35FIN: N: 7668210 E: 269731

The wilderness hut is situated on the north shore of Lake Termisjärvi on the west side of a stream which runs into the lake from Salmikuru Ravine.

Nordkalott Trail map
Other maps of the area

Price and Keys

16,50 € / night / person (incl. VAT 10%).

Keys for the hut can be picked up at Kilpisjärvi Visitor Centre and when the visitor centre is closed at Fell Lapland Visitor Centre.


A stove and a gas cooker. Basic cookware (pot, frying pan, coffee pot). Bunk beds with mattresses, pillows and blankets. A dry toilet and a woodshed outside the hut. Please note that it takes some time before the hut is properly warm.


Pets are not permitted in the hut.

The Termisjärvi Reservable Wilderness Hut is meant for skiers and hikers only.

The building also houses an open wilderness hut for 8 persons.

Visitors must come prepared with warm clothing, food, drink, maps, compass, orienteering skills and matches. Fog or storms can form in just a few hours. Take also your own toilet paper.

Safety on hiking

Waste Managemen

Metsähallitus follows the principles of litter-free hiking. Visitors are adviced to bring their own waste out of the area. Recycling points can be found at Yllästunturi, Pallastunturi and Fell Lapland Visitor Centre. Read more about Hiking without Littering.

Maintenance and Management

Metsähallitus, Parks & Wildlife Finland. For more information contact Fell Lapland Visitor Centre, tel. int. +358 206 39 7950

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Guidelines on using Reservable Wilderness Huts 

Read Guidelines on using Reservable Wilderness Huts.

The booking calendar

By checking the booking calendar of the hut (eraluvat.fi) you can see the availability beforehand. For making the reservation, please contact Kilpisjärvi Visitor Centre or Fell Lapland Visitor Centre.

Booking information

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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