Rovâdâsjävri / Ravadasjärvi Open Wilderness Hut

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 10 persons).The restriction is valid until January 22, 2022.


Open wilderness hut for 17 persons.


Northern Lapland Region, Municipality of Inari, Lemmenjoki National Park.

Ravadasjärvi, coordinates: Euref-Fin (~ WGS84) lat: 68° 41.2525' lon: 25° 58.2807'  ETRS-TM35FIN: N: 7619871 E: 458278.

The wilderness hut is situated on the west bank of the River Lemmenjoki about 600 m northeast of Ravadasköngäs Falls.

This log cabin is suited for winter use and has two rooms. It was built in 1971.


  • A wood-burning stove and a gas cooker in both rooms.
  • A pier, but no official swimming spot.


Lemmenjoki outdoor map, 1:100 000/1:50 000.
Terrain map no V444 1:50 000.


  • Pets are permitted in the hut, but only if other visitors consent to it.
  • Safety on hiking.
  • There is a recycling point at the wilderness hut, but hikers are asked to bring their own waste out of the area. Read more about Hiking Without Littering.

Maintenance and Management

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

Guidelines on Using Open Wilderness Huts

Read Guidelines on Using Open Wilderness Huts.

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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