Kuusamo Customer Service Karhuntassu

Check regional Covid-instructions before your hiking trip or a visit to a nature center.

Liminganlahti Nature Centre is closed 1.1.-4.2.2022. The Finnish Nature Centre Haltia is closed 10.1.–1.2.2022. Koli Nature Centre Ukko is closed 1.1.–26.1.2022. Kuusamo Customer Service Karhuntassu is closed 13.1.–31.1.2022.

In other nature centers in Finland, we require the use of a facial mask and keeping the 2 meter distance to other visitors. In addition, there may be requirements to show the Covid pass, and/or the number of visitors can be limited. More information Nature centers. The length of the restrictions depends on the region. More regional information can be found at the Finnish institute for health and welfare website.

Welcome to Kuusamo Customer Service Karhuntassu

Visit Karhuntassu Customer Service before going to the wilderness of Kuusamo and the banks of the rugged gushing rapids! Kuusamo Customer Service Karhuntassu is located at Karhuntassu Tourist Centre and provides hiking advice and information regarding the nearby destinations. In addition, it sells Metsähallitus' hunting and fishing permits as well as themed products for Oulanka and Riisitunturi. Customer services for the Hannu Hautala Nature Photography Centre and tourist information services for the region are also available at the same counter.

Opening Hours in 2022

More information on the current epidemic situation of the coronavirus COVID-19.

Closed until 31.1.2022 due to the corona situation. Customer service is available by phone and email. Permits can also be purchased from the Eräluvat Online Store (eräluvat.fi).

Kuusamo Service Point Karhuntassu and Kuusamo Info are exceptionally open in Kuusamotalo - Kuusamo House until December 2022 due to renovation on Karhuntassu building. Address is Kaarlo Hännisentie 2, 93600 Kuusamo.

We reserve the right to make changes to the opening hours.

Free entry.

Contact Information

Address: Torangintaival 2, 93600 Kuusamo, Finland
From 1.12.2021 1.12.2021 Kaarlo Hännisentie 2, 93600 Kuusamo (Kuusamotalo / Kuusamo House).
Telephone: +358 206 39 6804 
E-mail: karhuntassu(at)metsa.fi

Location: at the crossroads of the Kuusamontie, Ouluntie, Kajaanintie and Kemijärventie roads. Read more

Arrival: By car and public transportation. Read more

Visit: There is no entrance fee to Karhuntassu Tourist Centre. Visits to the Hannu Hautala Nature Photography Centre (hannuhautala.fi) are subject to a fee. Read more

Suitability: An excellent destination for the entire family. Accessibility has been taken into account in the building. It is not allowed to bring pets.

Services: A diverse selection of Metsähallitus and the Hannu Hautala Nature Photography Centre products for sale. A café. In addition to hiking information and the sale of fishing and hunting permits, the building also houses the tourist information service for the region. Read more

The Customer Service is managed by Metsähallitus. In the same building operates Kuusamo Travel Information and Hannu Hautala Nature Centre.

This is the web page nationalparks.fi/kuusamocustomerservice