Interior of the Kalla Open Wilderness Hut. Photo: Sari Airas.
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.