86 km southwest of Kuusamo, lake Jokijärvi 90 m (length of lake 7 km), river Iijoki flows through the lake, shallow water, hard bottom, mud in some places, shore is in natural condition and is in shared use between village cottages, boat and life jackets available.
Log house, inside paneled, built in 1987. 4 bedrooms, all with bunk beds (lower bed is convertible). Fridge in all rooms. Kitchenette and small dining area. Laundry room with one shower, toilet and lounge. No sauna in cottage, but lakeside sauna is available for extra charge (agreement with the owner).
House has total 12 beds, including bunk beds upper beds.
If more than 8 persons stay: extra price 15e/person/night, kindly make your reservation by phone. Cottage is situated in holiday village, area of natural beauty. Also caravans in the area. Campfire site by shore. Hiking path.
Cottage owner has private Lumbering and log floating museum, small entrance fee.
Jokijärvi cultural sites e.g. famous author Kalle Päätalo's childhood home Kallioniemi 2 km, Kylmäluoma recreational area 20 km, gorge lake Julma Ölkky 40 km, Taivalkoski, e.g. old traditional Jalava store 24 km.
Hunting: Etelä-Taivalkoski 5622 (www.eraluvat.fi).
Fishing: Lakes Jokijärvi, Tyräjärvi and Koiviojärvi: Province of Oulu lure fishing (www.mmm.fi), Kylmäluoma recreational fishing area 4525 (www.eraluvat.fi).