Lehtosaari Open Wilderness Hut

Lehtosaari open wilderness hut is located on Lehtosaari island on lake Lentua. The hut consists of two rooms. Originally it served as a fisher’s hut.


Open wilderness hut for 4 persons.


Kainuu, Kuhmo, Lentua nature protection area.



Lehtosaari Open Wilderness Hut, tuvan koordinaatit: Euref-Fin (~ WGS84) lat: 64° 15.1817' lon: 29° 39.1924'  ETRS-TM35FIN: N: 7127892 E: 628570


  • A stove in both rooms.
  • A little sauna on the strand.


Waste management

Every hiker is responsible for his or hers own waste. Read more about Hiking Without Littering and the Outdoor etiquette.

Maintenance and Management

The area is managed by Metsähallitus, Parks & Wildlife Finland, Ostrobothnia–Kainuu.

More information from Kuhmo Visitor Centre Petola, tel.int. 0206 39 6380.

Guidelines on using Open Wilderness Hut

Read Guidelines on using Open Wilderness Hut.

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Outdoor Etiquette

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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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