Montellinmaja (not a wilderness hut anymore)

Montellinmaja is no more an open wilderness hut. There is a new campfire hut for day use nearby. The nearest open wilderness hut is in Nammalakuru. (Updated 18.5.2021)

Location, Maps and Description

Northern Lapland Region, Municipality of Enontekiö, Pallas-Yllästunturi National Park

The hut is situated by the Hetta-Pallas Trail, 40 km from Hetta and 15 km from Pallas.

Montellinmaja, coordinates: Euref-Fin (~ WGS84) lat: 68° 8.310' lon: 24° 2.440' ETRS-TM35FIN: N: 7561253 E: 377065.

Pallas-Yllästunturi National Park map
Safety on hiking

Waste Management

The goal of the National Park is to be a litter-free area and hikers are adviced to bring their own litter 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 of the Fireplace Hut

Metsähallitus, Parks & Wildlife Finland. For more information contact Pallastunturi Visitor Centre, tel. int. +358 206 39 7930 or Fell Lapland Visitor Centre, tel. int. +358 206 39 7950

A hand holding a mobile phone showing Open the map of Montellin Maja Open Wilderness Hut in