Services Offered by Enterprises in Kilpisjärvi and Käsivarsi Wilderness Area

The flood destroyed the Vuomakasjoki bridge on the Nordkalott Trail and a new one will be built in 2022. You have to wade across the Vuomakasjoki River.

A group of people with kicksleds. Gear is attached to the kicksleds. A snowmobile belonging to Metsähallitus is standing next to them.

Following enterprises and other organisations offer services in the Käsivarsi Wilderness Area. They have a cooperation agreement with Metsähallitus and they follow the principles of sustainable nature tourism when operating in the wilderness area (

Guided Excursions

Equipment Rental

Food and Catering Services

Transportation Services

Lodging and Conference Space

Other Services

For all entrepreneurs

Tourist entrepeneurs operating in the Käsivarsi Wilderness Area need a cooperation agreement with Metsähallitus. Please have a look in this book: Sustainable tourism in protected Areas. Guide for tourist companies ( If you are interested in cooperation, fill in this application (pdf 19,7 kB, in Finnish) and send it by email to kirjaamo(at)


White Rock Ptarmigan in the logo of the Käsivarsi Wilderness Area.