Driving instructions

From Kuusamo
  1. Head north from Kuusamo along route 5 (Kemijärventie, E63) continue 34 km.
  2. Turn right at Sallantie (route 950) toward Käylä, continue 6 km.
  3. In Käylä, turn right at Liikasenvaarantie, continue 13 km.
  4. The research station is on the right after the bridge across Oulanka River. The visitor parking area is on the right after the station.
From Salla
  1. Head southeast from Salla along Kuusamontie (route 950), continue 44 km.
  2. In Hautajärvi, turn left at Oulangantie (route 950), continue 27 km.
  3. In käylä, turn left at Liikasenvaarantie, continue 13 km.
  4. The research station is on the right after the bridge across Oulanka River. The visitor parking area is on the right after the station.

Directions can also be found in Eniro map service.

Please note! Navigation devices and map services (Google Maps, for example) may give wrong directions which lead to northern side of Lake Kallunki (Kallunkijärvi). The road there (Mäkäränahontie) can be unusable and dangerous at times. You should use Liikasenvaarantie on the southern side of Lake Kallunki instead.

Last updated: 9/2/2015