Rautulampi Day Trip Hut

Type

Day Trip Hut.

Location, Maps and Description

Northern Lapland, Municipality of Sodankylä, Urho Kekkonen National Park.

Rautulampi, coordinates: Euref-Fin (~ WGS84) lat: 68° 18.8049' lon: 27° 38.8769'  ETRS-TM35FIN: N: 7577948 E: 526720

The hut is situated on the shore of Lake Rautulampi, 12 km from Kiilopää Fell.

Maps

Facilities

Hut has burned down, but a campfire site, a dry toilet and a woodshed are still available.

Notices

  • The Rautulampi day hut has burned down. Hikers and skiers should take into account that there is no resting spot or shelter near Rautulampi at the moment. The nearest huts Niilanpää and Luulampi are several kilometers away from Rautulampi.
  • The hut is only for resting during day-trips. Overnight stays are not possible. Pets are permitted in the hut, but only in case that other visitors agree with it.
  • Safety on hiking.

Waste Management

Hikers are responsible for their own waste. There are no bins for waste at the hut. Hikers should bring mixed waste to one of the area's recycling points, which are located at either end of hiking trails at Saariselkä and Kiilopää. Biodegradable waste can be put into composts and clean paper litter can be burnt. Read more about Hiking Without Littering.

Maintenance and Management 

Metsähallitus, Parks & Wildlife Finland. For more information contact Urho Kekkonen National Park Customer Service Kiehinen.