Alpine Botanical Garden, Geology & flowers, Guided activities
Sweden’s highest botanical garden and one of the world’s most northerly. Located next to the botanical garden, at the start of Kungsleden (The King’s Trail), you find the visit...
Geology & flowers, Sami culture, Hiking in the mountains [...]
Atoklimpen is a large hill rising high above the surrounding landscapes. It is part of the Sami cultural environment and provides an insight into how the nomadic Sami reindeer h...
Geology & flowers, Hiking in the mountains, Hiking daytrips [...]
Walking the path leads through a luxuriant birch forest with alpine blue-sow thistle, monk’s-hood and wood millet as tall as a man. No wonder why this is called the flower mount...
Geology & flowers, Waterfalls and rapids, Hiking in the mountains [...]
Beautiful formations in the soft shale rock and the crystal clear water makes Ruttjebäcken a favorite destination in this area.
Sami culture, Hiking in the mountains
Beneath a distinctive rock on the mountain slope about 2 km further up along the Ruttjebäcken valley there is an ancient Sami grave. The coffin resembles an ackja (= Laplander’s...
Geology & flowers, Hiking in the mountains, Hiking daytrips
Some caves close to the Mjölkbäcken brook ravine are well worth a visit. They can be reached either from the Mjölkbäcken–Lill-Uman trail or from the Kåtaviken cave trail. The su...
Prehistoric times & New settler culture, Sami culture, Hiking in the mountains [...]
A beautiful and easily accessible path leading to the summer settlement used by the northern Sami in the 1930s. The settlement is located at the foot of Artfjället and on the ba...
Prehistoric times & New settler culture, Sami culture
An early description of the little islet out in the middle of the Tängvattnet waters off Rönäs village is found in Egil Skallagrimson’s saga. This tells that King Torulf Kveldul...