Mäntyrova, Open Wilderness Hut

 

Type

Open wilderness hut for 4 persons

Location, Maps and Description

Western Lapland Region, Municipality of Muonio, Pallas-Yllästunturi National Park

Mäntyrova, coordinates: Euref-Fin (~ WGS84) lat: 68° 01.6218' lon: 24° 00.3146'  ETRS-TM35FIN: N: 7548908 E: 374991
 

The wilderness hut is situated about 5 km west of Pallastunturi on the trails leading to Hotel Jeris and Torassieppi to Olos.

Pallas-Yllästunturi National Park map
Excursionmap.fi

 

Facilities

A stove, a dry toilet and a wood shed. 

Notices

The peak seasons for this hut are Easter holidays and the autumn´s ruska season.

Pets are permitted in the hut, but only in case that other visitors agree with it.

Visitors must come prepared with warm clothing, food, drink, maps, compass, orienteering skills and matches. Fog or storms can form in just a few hours. Take also your own toilet paper.

Safety on hiking

Waste Management

There are no waste management services at the hut. The goal of the National Park is to be a litter-free area and hikers are adviced to bring their own waste out of the area. Recycling points can be found at Yllästunturi Visitor Centre Kellokas, Pallastunturi Visitor Centre and Fell Lapland Visitor Centre. Read more about Hiking Without Littering.

Maintenance and Management

Metsähallitus, Parks & Wildlife Finland. For more information contact Pallastunturi Visitor Centre, tel. int. +358 206 39 7930.