The Kotajärvi Wilderness Hut is 36.8 km north of Rovaniemi, north-west of Perunkajärvi. The old log cabin is 50 m from Kotajärvi, or Kota Lake, below Kotavaara. It is equipped with a stove and bunks on both sides of the table. Firewood can be found outside against the wall. The bunks have mattresses, and there is room for three people to sleep.
Directions: drive around 5 km out of the city centre of Rovaniemi along Sodankyläntie; turn left on Norvatie; drive 6.7 km; turn left on Norvan länsitie; drive 26.5 km; turn left on Palovaarantie; drive 2.4 km; turn right on the forest road; drive 1.1 km; turn left; drive 1.6 km; follow the trail to the left 200 m to the wilderness hut by the pond. In the winter, you can ski from the northern end of Perunkajärvi or along Norvajärven länsipuolen tie.