Uiton kämppä, Rental Hut

Rental hut, facilities for school camps, 22 persons, 93 m², 3 rooms and a kitchen.
There are 12 beds in the main room, 4 in each bedroom and 2 in the kitchen.

Bookings

Webshop  (verkkokauppa.eraluvat.fi) serves you also in english. For more information, please contact Koli Nature Centre Ukko, tel. int. +358 206 39 5654. Terms of reservation for the Uiton kämppä rental hut. See where to pick up the keys.

The Uiton kämppä rental hut is ideal for school and college groups, nature associations and clubs, and for nature-themed courses and instruction.

Uitto, an old log floaters' cabin, was renovated in the early 1990s.

Location

Eastern Finland, North Savo Region, Rautavaara, Tiilikkajärvi Natioal Park

Coordinates of the Uiton kämppä rental hut: Euref-Fin (~ WGS84) lat: 63° 38.9776' lon: 28° 18.7420'  ETRS-TM35FIN: N: 7058639 E: 564989

Address of the Sammakkotammi parking area: Valtimontie 1095, 73900 Rautavaara

Map of Tiilikkajärvi National Park

Excursionsmap.fi

The Uiton kämppä rental hut is situated in the middle of Tiilikkajärvi National Park. The distance from the hut to the Sammakkotammi parking area is 3 km, on foot or by canoe.

There are signposts for those coming by car from road 18 and road 87. Parking areas can be found at the Sammakkotammi information point and at Cape Pohjoisniemi. There are signposts to Pohjoisniemi parking area at the intersection of road 870 and Pohjoisniementie Road. During winter cars only have access to Sammakkotammi parking area.

The closest bus station is in Rautavaara 15 km from the National Park.

Maps

  • Excursionsmap.fi
  • Vuokatti and Kainuu National Parks 1:25000 2015
  • Terrain Map 1:20 000, nro:t 3343 08 , 3343 09
  • Terrain Map Q513, 1:50 000

Price

EUR 150 / day, EUR 600 / 5 days (incl. VAT)

Available by reservation from 15 May to 30 October. Rental hour 14:00 to 12:00. 

Keys

Keys to the Uiton kämppä rental hut will be placed in the key box next to the door of the hut. A 4-digit key combination for opening the key box will be sent to you no later than two days before the beginning of your reservation.

The combination will be sent to the phone number or e-mail address provided when making the booking.

Leave the keys in the same key box when you leave after your stay. The key to the boat at Sammakkojärven sahi is in the key box on the wall of the equipment shelter nearby. The key combination is the same as for the Uiton kämppä rental hut.

Facilities

Bunk beds (mattrasses, pillows and quilts for 9 persons, no bedlinen or towels provided). Bring your own sleeping bag. Solar panel powered lights and 12V charging facility (a cigarette lighter socket), a gas stove and refrigerator, cooking utensils and kitchenware. There is a fireplace in the hut. In the yard, there is a sauna, a dry toilet, a well (The quality of water doesn't fill the requirements set for the household water. Set on July 2020.) and a jetty. There is a rowing boat by the hut and by Sammakkojärven sahi (500m away from Sammakkotammi towards Uitto) for transporting your belongings. The locked firewood shed in the outbuilding of the hut includes a waste sorting point and chopped firewood for tenants of the hut.

Notices

The hut is not suited for the disabled.

Pets are allowed in the main room but not in the kitchen and the bedroom next to the kitchen.

Safety on hiking

Maintenance and Management

Metsähallitus, Parks & Wildlife Finland.
More information: Koli Nature Centre Ukko

Booking information

Book from Eräluvat-webshop

Terms of reservation

Read the terms of reservation

Guidelines on using Rental Hut

Read Guidelines on using Rental 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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