Fell Lapland Visitor Centre for Teachers

Notice! There are bacteria in the well of the Open and Reservable Wilderness Hut of Hannukuru. Water must be boiled before use.
You will get the best advice and tips for a hike from the Fell Lapland Visitor Centre. Photo: Seija Olkkonen.

Fell Lapland Nature Centre

Fell Lapland Visitor Centre's permanent and temporary exhibitions provide comprehensive understanding of the nature and culture of Northern Lapland.


  • Materials relating to Pallas-Yllästunturi National Park are available here.
  • Materials relating to Fell Lapland Visitor Centre's exhibitions are available here (julkaisut.metsa.fi, in Finnish).
  • Please note that the nature conservation areas have restrictions regarding the collection of plants and the study of animals. Read the rules and regulations of the area.

Guided Nature-Themed Activities 

Excursion Tips

  • Jyppyrävaara Hill rises directly behind the nature centre. Jyppyrä Trail (1.6 km) leads to the top that offers excellent views over Lake Ounasjärvi and Pyhäkero.
  • Peurapolku Trail (in Finnish) (2 km) introduces the history of hunting wild deer.


What to eat during a hike? Check our tips. Photo: Heikki Sulander / Rinkkaputki.com.

Facilities and Equipment

  • The 60-seat auditorium can be reserved for meetings and teaching purposes. The price is €25/hour and €150/day during nature centre opening hours, and €50/hour and €300/day at other times.
  • A separate conference facility for 10 persons. The price of the conference facility is €15/hour during nature centre opening hours. At other times the price is €25/hour or part of an hour.