Peukaloinen Rental Hut
Southern Finland, Kanta-Häme Region, Municipality of Tammela, Liesjärvi National Park
By car: From Highway 2 (Helsinki - Pori), take the Kanteluksentie road (road sign "Liesjärvi 8" at the junction, no 13 606). The distance from Forssa to the Kanteluksentie crossroads is 21 km. Drive roughly 5.5 km along Kanteluksentie. Another track (Katavalammintie) turns left from Kanteluksentie. Take this track and drive for some 300 metres, until you reach the information board. You can park your car there. The foot path to Peukaloinen starts from the board behind the barrier. The distance from the barrier to the hut is roughly 600 metres.
By public transportation: several express coaches (expressbus.fi) travel daily along Highway 2. The nearest bus stop is located on Highway 2 at the Kyynäräntie junction. The distance from the bus stop to Peukaloinen is some 7 km. The map is needed to find the route.
Hämeen järviylänkö outdoor map (Häme lake uplands) 1:50 000
Terrain map L421, 1:50 000
60 € / day from 2 pm to noon, (incl. VAT 10 %).
Keys for the Peukaloinen reservable rental hut are available in the key cabinet located in dry toilet in the Peukaloinen courtyard. The key cabinet will open with the code that comes with the invoice.
The hut has a heating stove, tableware, cooking utensils, candle lighting and a bunk. Please note that it takes some time before the hut is properly warm! The yard has a toilet, woodshed and campfire site.
There are no waste collection containers at the hut, and visitors are required to take their waste away from the terrain. Read more about litter-free hiking.
The hut yard is not accessible by car. You must park your car at the information board roughly 600 metres from the hut.
Peukalolammi is a mire pool and is not user friendly for swimming. There is no official swimming spot in the area.
There is no well at the hut, so you must bring your own drinking water!
It is allowed to bring pets in the hut.
There are no accessible services in the hut.
Maintenance and Management
Metsähallitus, Parks & Wildlife Finland, tel. +358 206 39 5270.