Valtavaara Day Trip Hut
This hut was originally a fire guard's home. It is situated on Valtavaara, the highest hill in Kuusamo. It is on Karhunkierros Trail, 4 km from Rukatunturi Fell, and by the Valtavaara Ski Trail.
Valtavaara, coordinates: Euref-Fin (~ WGS84) lat: 66° 11.2080' lon: 29° 11.5117' ETRS-TM35FIN: N: 7342459 E: 598736
- There is a dry toilet at Valtavaara campfire shelter, 300 m from the hut.
- Pets are allowed in the hut.
- Safety on hiking
Hikers are asked to bring their own waste out of the area. 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