Guivi / Kuivi Open Wilderness Hut


Open wilderness hut for 10 persons.


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.


  • A wood-burning stove and a gas cooker.


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


  • 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.

Please notice,

That there is an indoor air problem in Kuivi hut. It is left open and one can use it at their own risk.

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.

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