Moitakuru Day Trip Hut


Day trip hut


Eastern Lapland, Municipality of Inari, Saariselkä Area.

Moitakuru, coordinates: Euref-Fin (~ WGS84) lat: 68° 28.5085' lon: 27° 34.1527'  ETRS-TM35FIN: N: 7595947 E: 523306

The hut is situated by a marked trail on the northeast side of Fell Palopää near Moitakuru reindeer round-up site.


  • A fireplace, a dry toilet and a firewood shelter.


Urho Kekkosen kansallispuisto outdoor map 1:100 000.
Saariselkä - Sokosti outdoor map 1:50 000.
Terrain map V521, 1:50 000.


  • The day-trip hut is intended only for day-time use. Visitors may not stay there overnight.
  • Pets are permitted in the hut, but only if other visitors consent to it. However, pets are not allowed in the café.
    There is a wilderness café at the hut during the spring and autumn seasons. When the café is open, you can rest and warm up in the hut but please don't eat your own packed lunch then.
  • Safety on hiking.
  • Each hiker is responsible for their own waste. There are no waste bins at the hut and hikers are asked to bring their mixed waste to recycling points which are located along the trails and at the trailheads. Read more about Hiking Without Littering.

Maintenance and Management

Metsähallitus, Parks & Wildlife Finland. For more information contact Urho Kekkonen National Park Customer Service Kiehinen, tel. int. +358 206 39 7200.