Rautulampi, Reservable Wilderness Hut

Reservable wilderness hut for 8 persons. In the same building there is also an Open Wilderness hut  and a drying room. The day hut is in a separate building. 

Booking

Urho Kekkonen National Park Customer Service Kiehinen or by e-mail ukpuisto@metsa.fi. Terms of reservation for the Rautulampi reservable hut. 

The hut is situated on a marked hiking trail on the north shore of the Lake Rautulampi, 12 km from Kiilopää Fell. The hut was built in 2021. The nearest shops and restaurants are located in Saariselkä and in Kiilopää.

Location

Price

15 € / night / person (incl. VAT 10%). From 2.5.2022 on 16,50 €/night / person (incl. VAT 10%).

  • In the hut is possible to stay maximum two nights in a row.

Keys

You can pick up the keys from Urho Kekkonen National Park Customer Service Kiehinen, Ivalo Customer Service, Fell Centre Kiilopää (kiilopaa.fi), Hotel Samperin Savotta (samperi.com), Tulppion Majat (tulppio.fi, in Finnish), Sodankylän Väri- ja Urheilu Simonen Oy (simonen.fi, in Finnish) or from Vuotso JJR Pehkonen Oy tel. +358 442 432 449.

  • Please check the opening hours by phone, from www-pages or by e-mail.
  • The customer shall have payment receipt and hut reservation confirmation along in order to show proof of reservation and its payment.

Facilities

  • Two-tiered sleeping platforms, mattresses, a table, and benches.
  • A wood-burning stove, a gas cooker, a saucepan, and a frying pan.
  • There's no lighting in the hut, please bring your own candles.
  • There is a smoke alarm in the hut, but we recommend bringing your own device with you.
  • A campfire site, a dry toilet and a woodshed
  • Drinking water can be taken from the River Rautuoja. Household water is taken from the lake.

Notices

  • You can camp by the campfire sites.
  • There are no accessible services in the hut.
  • When leaving the hut, remember that it has to be clean and ready for the next customers.
  • Please note that it takes some time before the hut is properly warm.
  • Make sure you pack a first-aid kit.
  • Pets are not permitted in the hut.
  • Hiking Without Littering.
  • Safety on hiking.

Maintenance and Management 

Guidelines on using Reservable Wilderness Huts 

Read Guidelines on using Reservable Wilderness Huts.


The booking calendar

By checking the booking calendar of the huts (eraluvat.fi) you can see the availability beforehand. Bookings: Saariselkä Customer Service Kiehinen, tel. +358 206 39 7200 or by e-mail ukpuisto(at)metsa.fi.

Due to the serious Covid-situation Regional State Administrative Agency in Lappland has made decisions on restrictions. Metsähallitus limits the number of visitors to 6 (at huts that normally have room for over 8 persons), but the reduction will not appear in the booking calendar! Huts may be booked full for one group. The restriction is valid until May 31, 2022.
 

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