Kuivajärvi Rental Hut

This round-log hut is located on the shores of Lake Kuivajärvi in the old-growth forest reserve at Etelä-Sydänmaa, Reisjärvi.

Rental hut, 4 people. 35 m².

No wintermaintenance from Mäntyperä.


Reservations on Eräluvat web store (eraluvat.fi).
Terms of reservation for the Kuivajärvi rental hut.

Kuivajärvi. Photo: Metsähallitus


North Ostrobothnia, Reisjärvi, Etelä-Sydänmaa nature reserve, old-growth forest reserve.

By car:

From the Teboil service station, drive towards Haapajärvi and turn onto Yli-Lesti Road to the right. Drive for 2 km and turn left to Mäntyperä (signpost Mäntyperä 4). Drive along this road for 4.5. km, at the crossroads take the road's left fork. When arriving at the crossroads, turn right (signpost Kuivajärvi 7), drive along the road for 7 km, at the crossroads the road's name changes to Matoharjuntie.

You will see the parking area for the hut at a distance of about 50 metres on the upper slope on the road's right side. The hut is located on the left on the shores of Lake Kuivajärvi behind the esker, so the hut cannot be seen from the parking area. No wintermaintenance from Mäntyperä .



Kuivajärvi, coordinates: Euref-Fin (~ WGS84) lat: 63° 30.3667' lon: 25° 03.3434'  ETRS-TM35FIN: N: 7043450 E: 403237


75 € / night or 450 € / week, Midsummer 300 €. (inc. VAT 10%)


The key for the Kuivajärvi Rental Hut can be received at the K-Market Reisjärvi during the opening hours of the market. Contacts to storekeeper Esa Pekka Vinkka, tel. +358 8 776 140, address: K-Market Reisjärvi Kirkkotie 4 A, 85900 Reisjärvi.


Kitchen. Photo: MetsähallitusWood-stove heating, a gas cooker and oven, gaslight, bed linen for five people and crockery. Two bunk beds and one regular bed. The sauna is located in the same building.

Please note that it takes some time before the hut is properly warm.

You must bring your own drinking water. Take water for washing from the lake.

Beds. Photo: MetsähallitusA campfire site, a table and benches, a woodshed, a dry toilet and a doghouse are available at the yard. There is a jetty and a boat on the shore. The shore is rather deep and muddy. It is easy to go swimming from the jetty.

Please do not leave any litter or other traces of your stay. Read more about Hiking Without Littering.


  • Your reservation starts at 2 p.m. and ends at noon.

Maintenance and Management

Metsähallitus, Parks & Wildlife Finland.

For more information contact 

Liminka Bay Visitor Centre, tel. +358(0)206 39 6059.

Booking information

Book from Eräluvat-webshop

Terms of reservation

Read the terms of reservation.

Guidelines on using Rental Huts

Read Guidelines on using Rental Huts.

A hand holding a mobile phone showing Excursionmap.fi. Open the map of Kuivajärvi rental hut in Excursionmap.fi.


Outdoor Etiquette

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.

Read more