Uáhujuuhâ Open Wilderness Hut (so called Oahujoki)

Type

Open wilderness hut for 7 persons.

Location

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

Uáhujuuhâ, coordinates: Euref-Fin (~ WGS84) lat: 68° 38.0340' lon: 26° 05.2786'  ETRS-TM35FIN: N: 7613816 E: 462919.
 

The wilderness hut is situated on the east side of Oahoaivi Fell on the east bank of the River Uáhujuuhâ (Oahujohka) at a point where two smaller rivers flow into it.

The wilderness hut is a log cabin built in 1973, and also suitable for use in winter.

Facilities

  • A wood-burning stove.

Maps


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.

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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