Ylpiätupa Day-use Hut

The hut is situated in the Ahmavaara area of the national park. It is by the River Ylpiäoja at a trail crossroads. The hut was built in 2002.


Day-use hut.


North Ostrobothnia, Municipality of Pudasjärvi, Syöte National Park



Ylpiätupa, coordinates: Euref-Fin (~ WGS84) lat: 65° 39.6388' lon: 27° 31.4214'  ETRS-TM35FIN: N: 7282185 E: 524083


Fireplace inside the hut, firewood, outhouse. 


Waste Management

Hikers are adviced to bring their own waste out of the area. Read more about Hiking Without Littering.

Maintenance and Management

Metsähallitus, Parks & Wildlife Finland.

More information Syöte Visitor Centre tel. int. +358 0206 39 6550

Guidelines on using Open Wilderness Hut

Read Guidelines on using Open Wilderness Hut.

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.


Many kinds of Huts for the Hiker. Please note, that it is not allowed for big groups or commercial groups to overnight in Open Wilderness Huts and in Day-use Huts

A hand holding a mobile phone showing Excursionmap.fi. Open the map of Ylpiätupa hut in Excursionmap.fi.

Excursionmap.fi is a free map service provided by Metsähallitus. It can be used to search destinations, choose map layers and print maps.

Outdoor Etiquette

A cartoon picture of a family walking on a summer path.

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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