Hannukuru Reservable Wilderness Hut

Reservable wilderness hut, 24 persons (Hanna 12 + Hannu 12) 


Pallastunturi Visitor Centre, 99330 Pallastunturi, tel. int. +358 206 39 7930
Fell Lapland Visitor Centre, 99400 Enontekiö, tel. int. +358 206 39 7950.
Terms of reservation for the Hannukuru reservable hut

See where to pick up the keys.

Reservable huts are meant for those travelling by foot, skis or other means of physical movement. These huts may be used for 1 to 2 days by those who have reserved a bed in advance. Commercial use (i.e. guided hikes and tours etc.) of reservable huts is only allowed with a permission from Metsähallitus.

Reservations for 2024 can be made from Tue 2.5.2023 at 12am.

Litter-Free Hetta-Pallas Hiking Trail

The Hetta-Pallas Hiking Trail is officially litter-free and all waste bins has been removed from the trail. Take your own trash out of the terrain to eco-points at the Fell Lapland Visitor Centre or the Pallastunturi Visitor Centre. 

Location, Maps and Description

Northern Lapland Region, Municipality of Enontekiö, Pallas-Yllästunturi National Park

Hannukuru, coordinates: Euref-Fin (~ WGS84) lat: 68° 13.0573' lon: 23° 56.6526'  ETRS-TM35FIN: N: 7570261 E: 373497

The wilderness hut is situated on the Hetta-Pallas Trail 28 km from Hetta and 27 km from Pallas.

Pallas-Yllästunturi National Park map

Price and Keys

16,5 €/ night / person (incl. VAT 10%).

Keys can be picked up from Pallastunturi Visitor Centre or Fell Lapland Visitor Centre.

The sauna is closed until further notice. (Updated 28.8.2023)
The sauna fee is 10 €/ adult, 5 €/ child (under 7 years) or for a member of a group (a group is more than 10 persons). Payment in advance in the Pallas-Yllästunturi National Park's visitor centres or in the Eräluvat webshop (verkkokauppa.eraluvat.fi). You can use the sauna in hour-long men's, women's or joint sauna shifts. The sauna cannot be reserved for private use.


A stove, a gas cooker, a well, a dry toilet and a wood shed. Basic cookware (pot, frying pan, coffee pot). Bunk beds with mattresses, pillows and blankets. NB! Please, take your own sheets and pillowcase to protect the bedding.

There is a sauna at the small lake, situated about 150 metres from the hut. Near the hut there is a campfire shelter and a camping site.


Water from the Hannukuru well must be boiled before using the water. (Updated 22.8.2023).

Please note that it takes some time before the hut is properly warm. 

In the winter, the well does not work. The water has to be fetched from the stream north of the sauna or melted from snow.

Please, do not wash dishes or yourself closer than 15 m to the well to avoid bacteria to get into the well.

The peak seasons for this hut are Easter holidays and the autumn´s ruska season. Pets are not permitted in the hut.

There is an open wilderness hut located 200 meters from the reservable wilderness hut.

Visitors must come prepared with warm clothing, food, drink, maps, compass, orienteering skills and matches. Fog or storms can form in just a few hours. Take also your own toilet paper.

Safety on hiking

Waste Management

The National Park is a litter-free area and hikers are adviced to bring their own waste out of the area. Recycling points can be found at Yllästunturi Visitor Centre Kellokas, Pallastunturi Visitor Centre and Fell Lapland Visitor Centre. Read more about Hiking Without Littering.

Maintenance and Management

Metsähallitus, Parks & Wildlife Finland. For more information contact Pallastunturi Visitor Centre, tel. int. +358 (0)206 39 7930 or Fell Lapland Visitor Centre, tel. int. +358 (0)206 39 7950

Terms of reservation

Read the terms of reservation.

Guidelines on using Reservable Wilderness Huts 

Read Guidelines on using Reservable Wilderness Huts.

The booking calendar

By checking the booking calendar of the huts (eraluvat.fi) you can see the availability beforehand. For making the reservation, please contact Pallastunturi Visitor Centre or Fell Lapland Visitor Centre.

Booking information

Booking information

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Outdoor Etiquette

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1. Respect nature.

2. Mainly use marked trails.

3. Camp only where it is allowed.

4. Light your campfire only where it is allowed.

5. Do not litter.

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