The Näsumaleden Trail – ”a historical feeling”

Address: Näsum Date: Wednesday 23 may 2018 - Thursday 31 Dec 2020 Show map

Address: Näsum

Näsumaleden conveys to it´s many ancestors from distant time a historical feeling.

This trail is suitable for hiking and biking.

The Näsumaleden Trail is a 24 km car-, bike and hiking trail – most on unpaved roads. Follow the marked trail and let the landscape around you bear witness to the geological dramas that unfolded here Östanfors1,700 million years ago, when the peaks of Ryssberget and Västanåberget were thrust up and the area’s remarkable minerals were formed. Eons later, the Ice Age created new natural wonders at Östafors.

Along the Näsumaleden Trail among hills and dales, prehistoric graves and a medieval village tells the story of the region’s earliest human inhabitants. Västanåberget offers us
a taste of deep forests interspersed with small meadows, pastures and stone walls.

In the valley of Sibbarpsdalen you encounter a landscape that has developed through a long history of agriculture and cattle-raising. Along the river there are rushing waterfalls and the ruins of old mills, but also quieter stretches, meandering through abandoned and overgrown meadows dotted with lopped trees. This was once a centre for hops and fruit-growing, and it is here that you will find Sweden’s only remaining oast house for drying hops.

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Occasions

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16 Aug
Thursday 16 aug 2018
17 Aug
Friday 17 aug 2018
18 Aug
Saturday 18 aug 2018
19 Aug
Sunday 19 aug 2018

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