Sacred sites along your trail
Location: Lapland, Eastern Lapland, Sodankylä, Pelkosenniemi, Kemijärvi. Read more about location.
Arrival: By car and public transportation. Read more about arrival.
Things to See: Fell tops, ravines, old forests, Luosto, Isokuru, Noitatunturi, Lampivaara and its amethyst mines, and mires.
Suitability: also for inexperienced hikers. Read more about level of difficulty.
Services: Visitor and Culture Centre Naava, Café Loimu, rest spots, open wilderness huts, reservable huts, day trip huts, services of the Pyhä-Luosto tourist resort. Read more about services along the trail.
Length: 45 kilometres; the exact length depends on the route choices and visitors can hike only part of the route also. There are several starting points including Pyhä-Luosto Visitor Centre Naava, Huttuloma, Rykimäkero and Luosto, Käyräsvaara on Main Road 4, and Torvinen hut. Read more about the starting points.
Hiking season: The best time for hiking is in summer, but parts of the trail are also accessible in winter.
The trail is managed and maintained by Metsähallitus.
This is the web page www.nationalparks.fi/pyhaluostotrail