Värmland is a great place for outdoor activities. From racing cars on the racetrack in Karlskoga to fishing the waters of lake Vänern. Many people come to Värmland to enjoy the nature. Hiking, camping and cooking - all in the beatiful and comforting forests.
MAP OF VARMLAND
You may find pike, perch, roach, eel, burbot and zander and bream.
You need a fishing licence to fish in Sweden, this can be obtained for a small sum of money at the local tourist information, each lake requires a separate licence, speak to tourist information for more information. We will, however, supply a fishing licence for two in Fryken for free.
White Water Canoeing
Riding the rapids
Hagfors (approx 40 min drive from Kil)
The river "Trysilälven" has its source in Lake Femunden in Norway. The drop in height to the Värmland border, where the Trysilälven becomes the Klarälven, is 360 metres. Impressive stretches of rapids alternate with sections of calmer water. The backdrop is the mighty Trysilfjället, seemingly endless forest and small villages. You will be equipped with canadian canoe incl. cover for two persons in each. You will have to paddle on your own.
For information call:
Expo Hagfors Touristinformation
+46 (0)563-156 50