What's Currently Happening along Karhunkierros Trail
The expansion of the parking area is now ready
The use of a face mask is recommended
We recommend using a face mask when visiting Oulanka Visitor Centre. The visitor centre does not provide masks so please bring your own. Keeping a safety distance is still important, also when spending time outdoors. Please read our coronavirus guidelines (nationalparks.fi) before heading to the trails.
Changes in the parking arrangements of Oulanka Visitor Centre 30.9. - 15.10.2020
Due to the expansion work only a half of the parking space of Oulanka Visitor Centre is in use. If the parking space runs out, please use the temporary parking areas marked on the map below.
No firewood at Harrisuvanto campfire site
Currently there is no firewood at Harrisuvanto campfire site. Harrisuvanto is locates along Karhunkierros and Pieni Karhunkierros hiking trails. The location is marked with a star on the map below.
You can make a campfire at the Pyöreälampi or Siilastupa campfire sites, where there is firewood available in the wood sheds. Please use the firewood sparingly.
Collecting and burning any wood from the nature in the National Park area is forbidden.
More information about making a fire (nationalparks.fi).