Gorsastohpu / Korsatupa, Open Wilderness Hut


Open wilderness hut, 6 persons

Location, Maps and Description  

Western Lapland Region, Municipality of Kittilä, Pulju Wilderness Area

Gorsastohpu / Korsatupa, coordinates: Euref-Fin (~ WGS84) lat: 68° 22.4366' lon: 24° 55.5260'  ETRS-TM35FIN: N: 7585992 E: 414688

Korsatupa is located near the crossing where borders of Enontekiö, Inari and Kittilä municipalities meet, 1 km southeast from the southern part of Lake Korsajärvi by a stream.

Pulju Wilderness Area map
Other maps of the area


A fireplace and a sauna. Essential cookware. Sleeping platforms. A woodshed and a dry toilet outside the hut. 


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. +358 206 39 7950.


For Entrepreneurs

Tourist entrepreneurs operating in national parks or other areas managed by Metsähallitus need a cooperation agreement. A fee is charged for using the routes and service infrastructure for business activities.

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Guidelines on Using Open Wilderness Huts

Read Guidelines on Using Open Wilderness Huts.

Outdoor Etiquette

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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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