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Hemavankyrkan

Area: Hemavan (0.4 km to Hemavan Tärnaby airport)  Map

Churches This little church is beautiful situated close to the mountains in the village Hemavan.

Slipstensbäcken Hemavan

Area: Hemavan (1 km to Hemavan Tärnaby airport)  Map

Prehistoric times & New settler culture The brook in the middle of the village, known as Slipstensbäcken or Kvarnbäcken (= the grindstone brook or the mill brook) has been used for driving the village’s grindstones an...

Alpine Botanical Garden and Vindelfjällen Nature Reserve visitor center

Area: Hemavan (1 km to Hemavan Tärnaby airport)  Map

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...

The Jovattnet valley

Area: The Jovattnet valley (7 km to Hemavan Tärnaby airport)  Map

Sami culture, Prehistoric times & New settler culture Artscape without borders. Krutfjellvegens artwork gives you time to see the landscape with new eyes.

Gammställnäset

Area: The Laisan valley (9 km to Hemavan Tärnaby airport)  Map

Prehistoric times & New settler culture This is one of the oldest settlements in Tärna.

Trapping pits in Solberg

Area: The Laisan valley (13 km to Hemavan Tärnaby airport)  Map

Prehistoric times & New settler culture, Sami culture 24 trapping pits wich are easily accessible.

Tärna kyrka

Area: Tärnaby (14 km to Hemavan Tärnaby airport)  Map

Churches The church was designed by S. Cronstedt and was consecrated in 1908 by bishop O. Bergqvist. It was restored in 1953 and the chancel wall was removed so that the former chancel b...

Tärna Parish

Area: Tärnaby (15 km to Hemavan Tärnaby airport)  Map

Prehistoric times & New settler culture “It would seem that building permanent dwellings by the mountains, in places where no crops or coniferous trees grow, is a truly risky experiment.” The new settlers had come to ...

Tingsholmen

Area: The Tängvattnet valley (16 km to Hemavan Tärnaby airport)  Map

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...

The Björkvattnet valley

Area: The Björkvattnet valley (17 km to Hemavan Tärnaby airport)  Map

Prehistoric times & New settler culture, Geology & flowers Colonists settled here in the 1800s for the fertile soil sake.

Gamla Kyrknäset

Area: Tärnaby (18 km to Hemavan Tärnaby airport)  Map

Churches In the deep forest with a wonderful view over lake Gäutajaur you will find the small chapel Gamla Kyrknäset.

Wood chunk house in Umasjö

Area: Överuman district (19 km to Hemavan Tärnaby airport)  Map

Prehistoric times & New settler culture A house built of wood chunks from the 1800 century.

Stone cowshed, Umasjö

Area: Överuman district (19 km to Hemavan Tärnaby airport)  Map

Prehistoric times & New settler culture A cowshed which is unusually large for a mountain district.

Stone Age dwellings at Forsavan

Area: The Norra Fjällnäs valley (20 km to Hemavan Tärnaby airport)  Map

Prehistoric times & New settler culture, Sami culture In Forsavan there is a tongue of land that has served as an assembly point for the same people since ancient times. So even in the Stone Age.

Hut foundations / "Stalo ground"

Area: The Tängvattnet valley (21 km to Hemavan Tärnaby airport)  Map

Prehistoric times & New settler culture, Sami culture You are in the mountains and the ground is almost completely flat, this is where you can find the Stalo grounds.

Trapping pits at Biellojaure

Area: The Norra Fjällnäs valley (24 km to Hemavan Tärnaby airport)  Map

Prehistoric times & New settler culture The trapping pits are on the other side of the brook where the road ends at a car park. The first pit is situated on the height beyond the swamp about 100 metres directly west o...

Biellojaure and the trail to Ammarnäs

Area: The Norra Fjällnäs valley (24 km to Hemavan Tärnaby airport)  Map

Prehistoric times & New settler culture, Hiking in the mountains, Hiking overnight The trail goes to Biellojaure roadless settlement.

Vila kapell

Area: Överuman district (27 km to Hemavan Tärnaby airport)  Map

Churches The small chapel with a nice view over the lake Överuman.

”Stalo grounds”

Area: Överuman district (27 km to Hemavan Tärnaby airport)  Map

Prehistoric times & New settler culture This is the name given to a form of ancient remains in the mountain regions which have not yet been fully explained.

Vojtjajaure chapel

Area: The Björkvattnet valley (28 km to Hemavan Tärnaby airport)  Map

Churches Vojtjajaure chapel is situated in the valley of Björkvattnet, about 35 kilometer from Tärnaby.

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