Roahpi / Ropi Open Wilderness Hut
The use of open wilderness huts and campfire huts is also restricted. The maximum number of persons allowed in bigger huts is 6 persons and in small ones 4 persons.
Open wilderness hut for 8 persons
Location, Maps and Description
Northern Lapland Region, Municipality of Enontekiö, Käsivarsi Wilderness Area
The wilderness hut is situated in-between Ropitunturi Fell and Akkispahtatunturi Fell near a reindeer round-up site on the east bank of the River Ropijoki, which runs into Lake Ropijärvi.
A stove. A woodshed and a dry toilet outside the hut.
Pets are permitted in the hut, but only in case that other visitors agree with it.
The maintenance of the hut is done only every second year. Last time in March 2016.
Visitors must come prepared with warm clothing, food, drink, maps, compass, orienteering skills and matches. Fog or storms can form in just a few hours. Take also your own toilet paper.
Metsähallitus follows the principles of litter-free hiking. Visitors are adviced to bring their own waste out of the area. Recycling points can be found at Yllästunturi, Pallastunturi and Fell Lapland Visitor Centre. Read more about Hiking without Littering.