Tsaarajarvi Open Wilderness Hut

Tsaarajarvi open wilderness hut. Photo: Tuija Kangasniemi


Location, Maps and Description

  • Northern Lapland, Inari region, Kaldoaivi Wilderness Area (in Finnish)
  • Tsaarajärvi, coordinates: Euref-Fin (~ WGS84) lat: 69° 46.9403' lon: 28° 15.0747'  ETRS-TM35FIN: N: 7742094 E: 548256
  • The hut is located in the north-eastern corner of Inari, on the eastern shore of Lake Tsaarajärvi (Tsarajavrrik), on the border of the municipalities of Inari and Utsjoki.
  • Sevettijärvi-Nuorgam recreation map, 1:100 000, Terrain maps X511 or X513 1:50 000
  • Excursionmap (www.retkikartta.fi)
  • The hut is suitable for winter use. It was renovated in 2008.


  • A stove and a gas stove


  • Pets are allowed in the hut, but only with the consent of the other users of the hut.
  • Safety on hiking

Waste management

Maintenance and Management

Photo: Tuija Kangasniemi Tsaarajarvi open wilderness hut. Photo: Heikki Räsänen