Galbmagáldu / Kalmakaltio Open Wilderness Hut

Type

Open wilderness hut, 6 persons.

Location, Maps and Description

Northern Lapland Region, Municipality of Enontekiö, near Pöyrisjärvi Wilderness Area

Galbmagáldu / Kalmakaltio, coordinates: Euref-Fin (~ WGS84) lat: 68° 30.2370' lon: 24° 43.3667'  ETRS-TM35FIN: N: 7600773 E: 406893

Hut is located on the northeast side of Kieritunturi Fell, by Kalmakaltionoja Stream, which flows into River Käkkälöjoki.

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

Facilities

A stove. A dry toilet and a woodshed outside the hut. 

Notices

Pets are permitted in the hut, but only in case that other visitors agree with it.

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

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.

Maintenance and Management

Metsähallitus, Parks & Wildlife Finland. For more information contact Fell Lapland Visitor Centre tel. int. +358 20 639 7950.

 

Guidelines on Using Open Wilderness Huts

Read Guidelines on Using Open Wilderness Huts.

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Outdoor Etiquette

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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