Riisitunturi Open Wilderness Hut

The hut is located in Riisitunturi National Park, north of the peak of Riisitunturi Fell, along the marked trail running through the park, about 2 km from the Riisitunturi starting point.


Open wilderness hut for 6 persons.


Southern Lapland, Municipality of Posio, Riisitunturi National Park



Riisitunturi, coordinates: Euref-Fin (~ WGS84) lat: 66° 13.6578' lon: 28° 34.0383'  ETRS-TM35FIN: N: 7346165 E: 570494


A stove.


Waste Management

There are no waste bins at the hut. Kindly bring your own litter out of the area. Read more about hiking without littering

Maintenance and Management

Metsähallitus, Parks & Wildlife Finland.

Maintenance and Management

Metsähallitus, Parks & Wildlife Finland, Kuusamo.

For more information contact

Oulanka Visitor Centre tel. int. +358 206 39 6850 or
Kuusamo Customer Service Karhuntassu tel. int. +358 206 39 6804.

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

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Outdoor Etiquette

A cartoon picture of a family walking on a summer path.

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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