Rousajärvi Open Wilderness Hut


Location, Maps and Description

  • Northern Lapland, Inari region, Kaldoaivi Wilderness Area (in Finnish)
  • Roussajärvi, coordinates: Euref-Fin (~ WGS84) lat: 69° 41.2446' lon: 28° 32.2976'  ETRS-TM35FIN: N: 7731764 E: 559591
  • The hut is located on the northern side of River Näätämöjoki, on the eastern shore of a brook that flows from the south-eastern part of Lake Rousajärvi, at a distance of 100 m from the lake.
  • Sevettijärvi-Nuorgam recreation map, 1:100 000, Terrain maps X513 1:50 000
  • Excursionmap (
  • The hut is suitable for winter use. It was built in 1969.


  • A stove and a  gas stove


  • Pets are allowed in the hut, but only with the consent of the other users of the hut. The Sevettijärvi‒Pulmanki Hiking Trail and the Inarinpolku Trail cross at the hut's yard.
  • Safety on hiking

Waste management

Maintenance and Management