Kölaälven (green LED)
We start this tour on the Swedish side of the border in Askesjöns north end just where the road crossing the strait between the Norse Sea and Askesjön. IN
Askesjöns southern part you will find a swimming and camping with toilet. The trail passes through agricultural areas and follows the start of the winding Kölaälven, approximately 35 km.
The trail is suitable for families because it is relatively easy and with less land transport.
When booking you will receive a detailed route description.
Map Köla River
The map requires Swedish text!
Askesjön - Skillingsfors - Koppom - Köla - Åmotfors - Arvika - Värmeln - Sandvikengården
11B NO, SO 11B 11C NV, 11C EN, 11C SO (50.000 part) or Arvika folios (1: 100.000)
We sell Arvika outdoor map.
Light point largely in river (Kölaälven 35 km) and small lakes. Often used by families.
7 st. (300m - 6.500m) Glafsfjorden to Värmeln 6500 m, can be excluded.
Edane, Skillingsfors, Koppom, Åmotfors, Ottebol, Sulvik Arvika
We recommend that water be included in cans, while all the cooking can be done with sea water (boiled). If possible, use no water available in rivers directly outside the towns you pass.
Fishing licenses are available at Sandvikengården. Canoe Headed Fishing D, 100 per week and canoe. Except in Glafsfjorden!
Bad weather is just one of the reasons that you may need to interrupt their canoe ride elsewhere than planned. You can always contact Sandvikengården to download the trail, but please call one day in advance to determine the time and place.