Sallâvääri / Sallivaara Open Wilderness Hut

Type

Open wilderness hut for 5 persons.

Location

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

Sallivaara, coordinates: Euref-Fin (~ WGS84) lat: 68° 29.4254' lon: 25° 53.3483'  ETRS-TM35FIN: N: 7597953 E: 454547.
 

The wilderness hut is situated at the Sallivaara reindeer round-up site on the northwest side of road 955 (Inari - Kittilä).

This log cabin is known as Poliisien kämppä (polices' cabin). There is a tent site and a campfire site close to the wilderness hut.

Facilities

  • A wood-burning stove and a gas cooker.

Maps

Lemmenjoki outdoor map, 1:100 000/1:50 000.
Terrain map no V443 1:50 000.
Excursionmap.fi

Notices

  • 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.