Fáškoluoppal / Vaskolompola Open Wilderness Hut

Type

Open wilderness hut for 10 persons.

Location

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

Vaskolompola, coordinates: Euref-Fin (~ WGS84) lat: 68° 35.7978' lon: 25° 10.3416'  ETRS-TM35FIN: N: 7610490 E: 425576.
 

The wilderness hut is situated to the east of the north end of Reposelkä Ridge on the south shore of a pond in the River Vaskojoki.

The log cabin is suited for winter use and was built in 1974.

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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