Sallâvääri / Sallivaara Open Wilderness Hut


Open wilderness hut for 5 persons.


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 Mikko Takalas cabin.


  • A wood-burning stove.


  • 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.