What's Currently Happening in Hiidenportti National Park
Hiidenportti National Park welcomes you also in winter
Reaching Hiidenportti National Park is a lot easier also in winter time now that the road Hiidenportintie leading to the main information point of the national park will be ploughed also this winter.
However, you should be aware of sudden snow falls. It will take time before the ploughers get to these remote roads.
Palolampi Rental Hut at your use
Palolampi Rental Hut is located in the northwestern corner of Hiidenportti National Park next to the park's main information point and it can be rented for private use by a price of only 40 €/day.
The hut is not meant for overnight stays. There is room for approx. 25 people and it contains a main room and a kitchen. There is a gas cooker and a gas refrigerator, and crockery and cooking utensils are available in the kitchen.
Hiidenportti National Park welcomes visitors
Hiidenportti National Park welcomes visitors throughout the year. Hiidenportti is a nice and quiet national park, which offers a lot to see and experience. However, please note that along the hiking routes in some places the duckboards are in bad condition. Have a nice hike, but please, watch your steps.
Launching Sotkamo Silver Mine brings traffic to the roads
Sotkamo Silver Mine has been opened in March 2019. The mine is situated about 8 kilometres north from the Hiidenportti National Park.
The visitors of the national park should notice that this causes heavy traffic on the narrow roads Tipasojantie and Kissaniementie.