Taivalköngäs Open Wilderness Hut
This two floored wilderness hut was built at the beginning of the 1900s. It is situated on the bank of the River Oulankajoki on Karhunkierros Trail, 9 km north of Oulanka Visitor Centre.
Open wilderness hut for 10-15 persons.
Taivalköngäs, coordinates: Euref-Fin (~ WGS84) lat: 66° 24.5227' lon: 29° 11.4147' ETRS-TM35FIN: N: 7367180 E: 597798
- A stove and a gas cooker.
- Dry toilet.
- Pets are allowed in the hut.
- Safety on hiking
Hikers are asked to bring their own waste out of the area. The nearest recycling point is at Oulanka National Park Camping Ground. Read more about Hiking Without Littering.
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.
- Sustainable Tourism in Protected areas in Finland (pdf 3,96 Mt, julkaisut.metsa.fi)
- Please, contact kirjaamo(at)metsa.fi