Härkäkoski Rental Hut

Rental hut, 4 persons / 16 m2

Booking

Reservations can be made by contacting and keys can be picked up from: Lemmenjoen lomamajat Oy Ahkuntupa, Njurgalahti Village, tel. int. +358 16 673 435.
See where to pick up the keys.

Location, Maps and Description

Northern Lapland Region, Municipality of Inari (www.inari.fi), Lemmenjoki National Park

Härkäkoski, coordinates: Euref-Fin (~ WGS84) lat: 68° 42.0465' lon: 25° 59.5699'  ETRS-TM35FIN: N: 7621332 E: 459173

The rental hut is situated on the west bank of the River Lemmenjoki at the north end of Lake Ravadasjärvi.

Lemmenjoki outdoor map 1:100 000
Terrain map no V444 1:50 000

This log cabin is suited for winter use.
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Price and Keys

60 e / day and 300 e / week (incl. VAT 10%). The hut can be rented by one and the same person for up to one week.

When picking up the key visitors must pay a 20 e deposit, which will be returned to them when they return the key.

Facilities

A fireplace and gas cooker, tableware, bed clothes, a boat and 4 life vests. There is a sauna in the building. Please note that it takes some time before the hut is properly warm!

There is a recycling point at the rental hut, but hikers are asked to bring their own waste out of the area. Read more about Hiking Without Littering.

Notices

Pets are not permitted in the hut.

Safety on hiking

Directions and Public Transportation

The road to Njurgalahti and Lemmenjoki National Park (road 9551) turns off road 955 (Inari - Kittilä). You can get all the way to the village of Njurgalahti by car, but from there you must continue south towards the hut by foot or on skis. It is a 15-km-hike along a marked trail by the bank of the River Lemmenjoki to the rental hut.

Coaches travel from Inari to the village of Njurgalahti. Coaches travel on weekdays and additionally during the summer on Saturdays. During summer there is also regular boat service from Njurgalahti to the rental hut.

Maintenance and Management

Metsähallitus, Parks & Wildlife Finland. For more information contact Ivalo Customer Service, tel. int. +358 206 39 7701 or Northern Lapland Nature Centre Siida, tel. int. +358 206 39 7740.

Härkäkoski Rental Hut. Photo: Aki Kangasniemi