Čuolismyetki / Suolistaipale Open Wilderness Hut

The yard of the log cabin has a lot of stones and low birch trees.


Open wilderness hut for 8-10 persons.


Northern Lapland Region, Municipality of Inari, Vätsäri Wilderness Area.

Suolistaipale, coordinates: Euref-Fin (~ WGS84) lat: 69° 21.7442' lon: 28° 34.9190'  ETRS-TM35FIN: N: 7695576 E: 562221.

The hut is located on the isthmus between Suolisvuono Fjord (northeast of Lake Inarijärvi) and Lake Suolisjärvi.

The hut is in good condition, suitable for use in winter.



  • A wood-burning stove and a gas cooker.


  • Pets are permitted in the hut, but only if other visitors consent to it.
  • Make sure you pack a first-aid kit.
  • One of the boat transport tracks of Lake Inarijärvi is located on the isthmus between Suolisvuono Fjord and Lake Suolisjärvi.
  • 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.