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
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...
Boats and canoes
Small personal village with a restaurant 5 mil southeast of Hemavan and Tarnaby. Here you can stay in log cabins with views over mountains and lakes.Perfekt for family or group ...
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...
Local produce from the farm. Lamb, elk, reindeer, arctic char, trout, grouse, black grouse, mushrooms and berries served at the restaurant Virisen. Master Chef is Gunilla Olofss...