Gurkfjället mountain, Stuore Guhrke

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A steady climb to the summit and a magnificent view.

Follow the path from Fjällgården in Solberg to the summit of Gurkfjället 895 meters above sea level. The midnight sun can be viewed from here on midsummer´s Eve, weather permitting, even though Tärnaby is 100 km south of the Arctic Circle.

Lenght: 6 km return trip
Elevation change: 300 m
Level of difficulty: Red( 3 km/hour varied terrain)

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Nearby accommodations

Hotel / Hostels

Tärnaby Fjällhotell- rooms and apartments

Distance: 5.4 km
We are a small and welcoming hotel with all the activities right outside the door. We have comfortable and functional hotel rooms, a restaurant with price winning food, conference room, apartments, hostel and a sauna with panoramic view. The skilift is 50 meters away and you can ski all the way to the door. Close to hiking tracks, lake for fishing or canoing in summer and snowmobile and cross country skiing in the winter- perfect location.
Hostel

Hemavan, STF Hostel

Distance: 12.8 km
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.
Hotel

Hemavans Högfjällshotell - Hotel rooms

Distance: 12.5 km
If you want to stay comfortably and next door to the slopes and lifts, Hemavan’s Högfjällshotell is the perfect choice for you. The hotel i open during winterseason.