Tulijärvi Open Wilderness Hut


The wilderness hut is situated near the Finnish-Russian border on the east side of road 842 (Juntusranta - Hossa) on the southern shore of Lake Tulijärvi's western-most bay. There is a marked trail from the wilderness hut to the Itäraja Summer Hiking Route which is 1.5 km away. The Itäraja Winter Route is 2 km from the wilderness hut, but the trail to it is not marked.


Open wilderness hut for 4 persons.


Kainuu, Municipality of Suomussalmi, Itäraja Summer Hiking Route (in Finnish).  


  • Excursionmap.fi
  • Hossa-Martinselkonen outdoor map 1:50 000
  • Topographic map S531, 1:50 000


Tulijärvi, coordinates: Euref-Fin (~ WGS84) lat: 65° 18.6379' lon: 29° 36.6193'  ETRS-TM35FIN: N: 7245592 E: 621635


  • A stove.


Waste Management 

Every hiker is responsible for his or her own waste. Read more about Hiking Without Littering.

Maintenance and Management

Metsähallitus, Parks & Wildlife Finland.

For more information contact

Hossa Visitor Centre, tel. int. 0206 39 6041, 040 751 7221

Guidelines on Using Open Wilderness Huts

Read Guidelines on Using Open Wilderness Huts.

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Outdoor Etiquette

1. Respect nature.

2. Mainly use marked trails.

3. Camp only where it is allowed.

4. Light your campfire only where it is allowed.

5. Do not litter.

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