Björkfors/Hemavan fvo spreads west of Hemavan. In the north is the boundary towards Syterbäckens effluent. In the south the boundary are at Portbron. The area includes Syterbäcken, Ahasjön, Gainans effluent and the lake Maisorn. This area are best for summer fishing and are good for spinning and fly fishing. Winter fishing is not recommended due to flowing water. Species: Trout, arctic char.
Fishing licence can be bought at Hemavan Tärnaby touristoffice in Tärnaby, Berglunds Järnia in Hemavan or Cykel- & fiskecenter (Bike and fishing center) in Hemavan.
Hemavan Fjällstation, former SMU Fjällgård, is a drug free alternative for individual guests, families and groups. The facility offers a relaxed environment and several rooms were you can spend time together.
Hemavan is what mountain life is all about. A smaller village near Vindelfjällens nature reserve, it has a vibrant cultural landscape, with an active settler and Sami life where the reindeer business still has a prominent role.