Prehistoric times & New settler culture in Hemavan Tärnaby - 18 matches

”Stalo grounds”

”Stalo grounds”

Area: Överuman district  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.

Biellojaure and the trail to Ammarnäs

Biellojaure and the trail to Ammarnäs

Area: The Norra Fjällnäs valley  Map

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

Gammställnäset

Gammställnäset

Area: The Laisan valley  Map

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

Gratian Museum in Umnäs

Gratian Museum in Umnäs

Area: Storuman  Map

Point of interest, Prehistoric times & New settler culture, Museum Permanent displays feature Sami and settler artefacts, 1920s/’30s medical equipment, a school classroom, and old photographs. There is also an ever-changing programme of tempora...

Hut foundations / "Stalo ground"

Hut foundations / "Stalo ground"

Area: The Tängvattnet valley  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.

On the way to the frontier and Norway

On the way to the frontier and Norway

Area: Överuman district  Map

Prehistoric times & New settler culture WAR MEMORY IN KÅTAVIKEN During the Second World War the homestead at Kåtaviken was an important link in the chain of communication between the Norwegian resistance movement and...

Slipstensbäcken Hemavan

Slipstensbäcken Hemavan

Area: Hemavan  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...

Stone Age dwellings at Forsavan

Stone Age dwellings at Forsavan

Area: The Norra Fjällnäs valley  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.

Stone cowshed, Umasjö

Stone cowshed, Umasjö

Area: Överuman district  Map

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

Tärna Parish

Tärna Parish

Area: Tärnaby  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 ...

The Björkvattnet valley

The Björkvattnet valley

Area: The Björkvattnet valley  Map

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

The Jovattnet valley

The Jovattnet valley

Area: The Jovattnet valley  Map

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

The Sami settlement at lake Gausjosjön

The Sami settlement at lake Gausjosjön

Area: Överuman district  Map

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...

Tingsholmen

Tingsholmen

Area: The Tängvattnet valley  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...

Trapping pits at Biellojaure

Trapping pits at Biellojaure

Area: The Norra Fjällnäs valley  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...

Trapping pits in Solberg

Trapping pits in Solberg

Area: The Laisan valley  Map

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

Virisen

Virisen

Area: The Björkvattnet valley  Map

Prehistoric times & New settler culture The farm Virisen is a mountain farm which has existed for six generations. The company Virisen Lapland runs the farm according to old traditions of hunting, fishing, agriculture...

Wood chunk house in Umasjö

Wood chunk house in Umasjö

Area: Överuman district  Map

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

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