Jogasjärvi Rental Hut

Small and cosy Jogasjärvi wilderness hut is located in the Käsivarsi Wilderness Area on the southern shore of lake Jogasjärvi. Jogasjärvi open wilderness hut is located near the rental hut. Jogasjärvi is situated about 36 km from the nearest village of Kilpisjärvi. The hut can only be reached by walking, skiing, snow mobile or by a small plane.

Rental hut, 4 persons. There is no sauna in the hut.

Bookings     

Fell Lapland Visitor Centre, tel. int. +358 206 39 7950.

Terms of reservation for the Jogasjärvi rental hut. See where to pick up the keys.

On the 2nd of May 2019, at 9 am begins the reservation of the huts for the year 2020.

Location

Northern-Lapland, Enontekiö, Käsivarsi Wilderness Area

Driving directions:  
GPS x = 3281036 ja y = 7684717

Along the main road E8 to Kilpisjärvi, from where 36 km by walking or skiing. It is possible to have snomobile or air transport to the hut. 

Jogasjärvi rental hut, coordinates: Euref-Fin (~ WGS84) lat: 69° 09.2744' lon: 21° 28.9140' ETRS-TM35FIN; N: 7681457 E: 281111. 

Jogasjärvi Open Wilderness Hut is situated nearby.

Maps

Käsivarsi Wilderness Area map
Other maps of the area
Excursionmap.fi 

Price 

120 € / day or 720 € / week (incl. VAT 10%).
Available for rent: around the year 

Keys

Those renting the hut can pick up the keys at
Kilpisjärvi Visitor Centre, tel. int. +358 206 39 7990,
from Neste Kilpisjärvi, Käsivarrentie 14205, 99490, Kilpisjärvi, tel. int. +358 10 320 4771, neste.kilpis(at)gmail.com,
from the shop of Arctic Knife, Muoniontie 1632, 99320 Kätkäsuvanto, tel. int. +358 400 695 796
and at Fell Lapland Visitor Centre, tel. int. +358 206 39 7950.

When picking up the keys you must have a receipt with you. Please check the opening times of the key suppliers in advance. 
Keys should be returned at the same place where you have fetched them.

Facilities

Candle light, iron stove which is also the heater, gas stove. A dry toilet and a woodshed outside the hut. There is no sauna or boat. Please note that it takes some time before the hut is properly warm.

Hut surface: 15 m².

Take own candles, toilet paper and headlamp with you.

The water in the area is usually safe to drink, but we recommend to boil it before using just in case.

Metsähallitus follows the principles of litter-free hiking. Visitors are adviced to bring their own waste out of the area. Recycling points can be found at Yllästunturi, Pallastunturi and Fell Lapland Visitor Centre. Read more about Hiking without Littering.

Notices

It is 36 km from Jogasjärvi to Kilpisjärvi village. There is a shop, a fuel distribution point and restaurants. Kilpisjärvi Visitor Centre is open during the peak season from March to September. It is 200 km to Hetta village, the centre of the municipality of Enontekiö. In Hetta there is an airport, Fell Lapland Visitor Centre and other services. 

Norkalottleden Trail goes about 7 km west from the Jogasjärvi rental hut. It is possible to have a snowmobile transport to the 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.

Fishing Area

When fishing in the rivers, you have to pay  National fisheries management fee (eraluvat.fi) as well as a municipality of Enontekiö permit no 1551 (eraluvat.fi). When fishing at Lätäseno you must have a Lätäseno fishing area permit no 1550 (eraluvat.fi). This permit gives you right to fish at Poroeno, too. Fishing permits are sold by the customer service points of Metsähallitus as well as local tourist enterprisers.

Safety on hiking 

Maintenance and Management

Metsähallitus, Parks & Wildlife Finland. For more information contact Fell Lapland Visitor Centre, tel. int. +358 206 39 7950

Terms of reservation

Read the terms of reservation.

Guidelines on using Rental Huts

Read Guidelines on using Rental Huts.

Booking information
  • Available
  • Fully booked
You can check the booking situation here. To book the hut, contact Fell Lapland Visitor Centre.

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