Vorlokki Rental Hut

This log hut is located in the Vorlokki Nature Reserve by the UKK Hiking Trail and other trails and ski tracks of Ukkohalla.

Rental hut, 4 people. A main room, a kitchenette, a sleeping alcove. Total area 29 m2 + a terrace. Separate sauna building 10 m2.

Booking

Note! Vorlokki Rental Hut is available for rent again from May 1, 2023.

Reservations at the Ukkohalla Tourist Info Centre, Ukkohallantie 20, 89400 Hyrynsalmi. Email info(at)ukkohalla.fi and tel. 08 748 500
Terms of reservation for the Vorlokki rental hut.
See where to pick up the keys.

Location

Oulu region and Kainuu, Kainuu, Hyrynsalmi, Vorlokki Nature Reserve.

Maps

  • Excursionmap.fi
  • Topographic map R514, 1:50 000
  • Köngäskierros-map 1:50 000

Price

Note! Vorlokki Rental Hut is available for rent again from May 1, 2023.

  • The entire hut 100 € / first day, next ones 50 € / day + booking fee 20 €.

Facilities

  • There is a fire place in the main room, and a heating stove and a gas cooker in the kitchen.
  • Please note that it takes some time before the hut is properly warm!
  • Candles for lighting. No electricity.
  • A saucepan, a frying pan, a coffee pot, no crockery.
  • Drinking water can be taken from the spring close to the hut.
  • A small cellar dug in the ground for food storage.
  • No bed linen.
  • A dry toilet, a woodshed.
  • There is a separate wood-heated sauna next to the hut.
  • It is possible to swim in the pond close to the hut (no jetty) .
  • A campfire site on the yard.

Please do not leave any litter or other traces of your stay. Read more about Hiking Without Littering.

Keys

The keys can be picked from the Ukkohalla tourist info centre, Ukkohallantie 20, 89400 Hyrynsalmi. Tel. +358 (0)8 748 500.

  • You must show the receipt as proof of payment when picking up the key.
  • The key must be returned to the same place.

Directions

Ukkohalla tourist resort, approx. 6 km on foot and about 4 km on skis.

You can reach Vorlokki Rental Hut on foot. The hut is located by the Ukkohalla Nature Trail, the Köngäskierros Trail and the UKK Trail. In winter, the Ukkohalla skiing trail runs by the hut. 

The Vorlokki rental hut cannot be reached by car or public transport.

Notices

  • Vorlokki serves as a ski café from 1 January–30 April.
  • The separate sauna building is only available to those renting the hut.
  • A hiking trail and a skiing trail run by the rental hut. There may be some hikers at the yard.
  • Pets are not allowed in the hut.
  • There are no accessible services at the hut.
  • Please note that it takes some time before the hut is properly warm!
  • Safety on hiking

Maintenence and Management

  • Ukkohalla Skiing Centre, Ukkohallantie 22, 89400 Hyrynsalmi. Tel. 08 748 500.

 

Terms of reservation

Read the terms of reservation.

Guidelines on using Rental Huts

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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