Karitunturi Ahmatupa Open Wilderness Hut
A two-part open wilderness hut with a cooking corner on the veranda, equipped with a gas hob. A small brook and a spring nearby. A separate 0.5-km path from the Karitunturi–Riisitunturi Trail leads to the hut.
Open Wilderness Hut, in two sections for 4 / 6 persons, 10 persons in total.
Southern Lapland, Municipality of Posio, Riisitunturi National Park
Karitunturi Ahmatupa, coordinates: Euref-Fin (~ WGS84) lat: 66° 09.3832' lon: 28° 17.1332' ETRS-TM35FIN: N: 7337936 E: 557986
Two stoves and a gas hob.
- Pets are not permitted in the hut.
- The spring is located about 50 metres from the hut. The quality of the water has not been tested.
- Safety on hiking
There are no waste bins at the hut. Kindly bring your own litter out of the area. Read more about hiking without littering.
Information for Companies and Big Groups
Do you plan to organize guided excursions to the Finnish National Parks or other protected areas? It is possible due to partnership agreement with Metsähallitus, Parks & Wildlife Finland.
- Sustainable Tourism in Protected areas in Finland (pdf 3,96 Mt, julkaisut.metsa.fi)
- Please, contact kirjaamo(at)metsa.fi