Piilola Open Wilderness Hut

Type

Open wilderness hut for 6 persons.

Location

Northern Lapland, Inari region, Vätsäri Wilderness AreaPiilola Trail.

Piilola, coordinates: Euref-Fin (~ WGS84) lat: 69° 07.1457' lon: 28° 43.8860'  ETRS-TM35FIN: N: 7668614 E: 568864.

The hut is located on the eastern shore of Lake Nammijärvi.

The hut was renovated in 1997.

Facilities

  • For heating a wood-burning stove and a gas cooker.

Maps

Sevettijärvi-Nuorgam recreation map, 1:100 000.
Terrain map W514 1:50 000.
Excursionmap.fi

Notices

  • Pets are allowed in the hut, but only if other visitors consent to it.
  • Safety on hiking.
  • There are bins for mixed waste at the hut, but hikers are asked to bring their own waste to one of the area's recycling points. Read more about Hiking Without Littering.

Maintenance and Management

Metsähallitus, Parks & Wildlife Finland. For more information contact Ivalo Customer Service Tel. +358 206 39 7701 or Northern Lapland Nature Centre Siida Tel. +358 206 39 7740.

Guidelines on using Open Wilderness Hut

Read Guidelines on using Open Wilderness Hut.

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Outdoor Etiquette

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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