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...
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...
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...
Geology & flowers, Hiking in the mountains, Hiking overnight
Trail going up to Norra Storfjället mountain, the southerly one going via Vuoppeskalet to Syterstugan hostel, 20 km, while the northerly one leads through Jireskalet on to lake ...