Kalla, Open Wilderness Hut

Type: Open wilderness hut for two people

Location and Description




Southern Lapland, Kemi, Bothnian Bay National Park
Kalla Open Wilderness Hut, coordinates for the hut: Euref-Fin (~ WGS84) lat: 65° 36.3990' lon: 24° 11.9313' ETRS-TM35FIN: N: 7278941 E: 370944  
The open wilderness hut is located at a former fishing base at the southern tip of Selkä-Sarvi Island. In the 1940s and the 1950s, a fishing hut that was built in the 19th century was made smaller and the hut is still in this form.


A small fireplace.





  • There is a sauna at the excursion harbour, which is located at a distance of 1 km, at the northern end of the island. 
  • The hut cannot be heated adequately for winter use. 
  • Visitors must bring their own drinking water to the hut. The water in the yard's well is not to be used.
  • The shores of the island are shallow and rocky, so it is recommended that boaters moor at the excursion harbour, which is located at a distance of 1 km at the northern end of the island. 
  • The hut is located close to the buildings of the Ailinpieti fishing base. 
  • Pets are not allowed in the hut. 
  • Safety on hiking

Waste Management  

Please leave no litter or other traces of your visit. Read more about litter-free hiking.

and Management         

Metsähallitus, Parks & Wildlife Finland, Ostrobothnia. Further information from Liminka Bay Visitor Centre tel 0206 39 6059.



Basic/topographic map no. 2532 03 
Coastal chart no. 59, 1:50 000 
Nautical chart series G (Bothnian Bay), 1:50 000

Bothnia Bay National Park Map

Bothnia Bay National Park Map © Parks and Wildlife Finland

Photo: Tuuli Turunen.

Information for Companies and Big Groups

Do you plan to organize guided excursions to the Finnish National Parks or other protected areas? It is possible due to partnership agreement with Metsähallitus, Parks & Wildlife Finland.


Many kinds of Huts for the Hiker. Please note, that it is not allowed for big groups or commercial groups to overnight in Open Wilderness Huts and in Day Trip Huts