Kuusamo Customer Service Karhuntassu

There are differences in the epidemic situation between regions in Finland. Some Nature Centres may have to close. Check the current situation on the webpage of the Destination or Nature Centre you are planning to visit.
Next to the multifaceted building is a tower-like structure with a large i-sign and other signs. The snow is thin on the ground and on the roof.

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 2021

Closed until 31st of January due to the current epidemic situation of the coronavirus COVID-19.

Opening hours starting from the 1st of February:
Mon - Thur        9 - 17
Fri                       9 - 15
Sat, Sun             closed

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

Free entry.

Contact Information

Address: Torangintaival 2, 93600 Kuusamo, Finland 
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