Kapusta Day-use Hut


Day-use hut 

Location, Maps and Description

Eastern Lapland, Municipality of Pelkosenniemi, Pyhä-Luosto National Park

Kapusta päivätupa, coordinates: Euref-Fin (~ WGS84) lat: 67° 03.6891' lon: 27° 00.0888'  ETRS-TM35FIN: N: 7438234 E: 500064

Kapusta day-use hut is situated in Pyhä-Luosto National Park, near its eastern boundary, along the Pyhä-Luosto Hiking Trail. In summer there is a mountain biking trail and in winter (from week 8 onwards) a cross country skiing trail going next to the hut.

Pyhä Luosto tunturikartta, Pyhä-Luosto Fell Map, 1:25 000, Calazo 2018
Pyhä-Luosto ulkoilukartta, Pyhä-Luosto outdoor map, 1:50 000, Karttakeskus 2014



A stove and a gas cooker.

There is a woodshed and a dry toilet in the yard (bring your own toilet paper).


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

Make sure you pack a first-aid kit.

Safety on hiking

Waste Management

Hikers are asked to bring their own waste out of the area. Read more about Hiking Without Littering.

Maintenance and Management

Metsähallitus, Parks & Wildlife Finland. For more information contact Pyhä-Luosto Visitor Centre Naava, tel. int. +358 206 39 7302.

Guidelines on using Day-use Huts

Read Guidelines on using Day-use Huts.

Outdoor Etiquette

A cartoon picture of a family walking on a summer path.

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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