Reimikari Open Wilderness Hut

A brown log cabin with a mossy roof. Birch trees on the background.

The wilderness hut is situated on Reimikari Island in the middle of the open waters of Niskanselkä.


Open wilderness hut for 4 persons.


Kainuu, Municipality of Vaala, Oulujärvi Hiking Area.



Reimikari, coordinates: Euref-Fin (~ WGS84) lat: 64° 28.8927' lon: 26° 52.5507'  ETRS-TM35FIN: N: 7150681 E: 494032


  • A stove.


Waste Management 

Every hiker is responsible for his or her own waste. Read more about Hiking Without Littering.

Maintenance and Management

The area is managed by Metsähallitus, Parks & Wildlife Finland, Ostrobothnia–Kainuu.

More information from Kuhmo Visitor Centre Petola, 0206 39 6380.

Guidelines on Using Open Wilderness Huts

Read Guidelines on Using Open Wilderness Huts.

Information for Companies and Big Groups

Do you plan to organize guided excursions to the Finnish National Parks or other protected areas? It is possible due to partnership agreement with Metsähallitus, Parks & Wildlife Finland.


Many kinds of Huts for the Hiker. Please note, that it is not allowed for big groups or commercial groups to overnight in Open Wilderness Huts and in Day Trip Huts

A hand holding a mobile phone showing Open the map of Reimikari open wilderness hut in


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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