Guivi / Kuivi Open Wilderness Hut

Hut is not available for hikers during 13.3.-31.8.2022, there is construction in progress.

10.6.2022
Hiking in the canyon area of Kevo Strict Nature Reservat in summer is permitted 15.6.-15.10. - and only on the marked trails.
8.2.2022
Kuivi Open Wildernees Hut is not available for hikers during 13.3.-31.8.2022, there is construction in progress.

Type

Open wilderness hut for 10 persons.

Location

Northern Lapland Region, Municipality of Utsjoki, Kevo Strict Nature Reserve.

Kuivi, coordinates: Euref-Fin (~ WGS84) lat: 69° 36.6820' lon: 26° 31.0104'  ETRS-TM35FIN: N: 7722609 E: 481214

The wilderness hut is situated on the northside of the River Kamajoki (Kamajohka) about 100 m towards Kuivi from the old boundary of Kevo Strict Nature Reserve.

Facilities

  • A wood-burning stove and a gas cooker.

Maps

Terrain map no X433 1:50 000.
Hiking map Utsjoki-Kevo 1:100 000.
Excursionmap.fi

Notices

  • There is an indoor air problem in Kuivi Open Wilderness Hut. The hut is still left open and you may use it at your own risk.
  • Pets are permitted in the hut, but only if other visitors consent to it.
  • The wilderness hut is situated within a strict nature reserve in which there are restrictions on hiking and camping.
  • Safety on hiking.
  • There is a recycling point at the wilderness hut, but hikers are asked to bring their own waste out of the area. Read more about Hiking Without Littering.

Maintenance and Management

Metsähallitus, Parks & Wildlife Finland. For more information contact Ivalo Customer Service, tel. int. +358 206 39 7701 or Northern Lapland Nature Centre Siida, tel. int. +358 206 39 7740.

Guidelines on Using Open Wilderness Huts

Read Guidelines on Using Open Wilderness Huts.