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The Seven Rivers Art Route - The World’s Longest Art Exhibition, From Coast to Mountains.


Let Art lead you on a voyage of discovery through Västerbotten. The route from the coast at Holmsund in the east to Borgafjäll in the mountains of...

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In the footsteps of a wildlife photographer

Kanotsafari Puff

Imagine leaving all the stress and bustle of your everyday life behind you for a few days. Imagine spending your time in the...

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Top class fishing in Västerbotten


Västerbotten has fishing waters to suit everybody, beginners and pros alike. A number of the fishing waters in the county...

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Umeå’s year as a European Capital of Culture involves the entire region


Along with Riga in Latvia, Umeå is being celebrated as a European Capital of Culture in 2014. You surely haven't missed that news? Nor should you...

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Packages from our entrepreneurs

Winter swimming course – a chilly but invigorating challenge


Do you want to get revenge on the detractors who called you a landlubber in the summer when you didn't want to go swimming in the river, or do you...

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Dunger with reindeer ride to start Umeå’s year as a European Capital of Culture

The kick-off for Umeå2014, with artist Nicolai Dunger and his friends, will be a reindeer ride from the mountains to the sea, starting in Ammarnäs.

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Who is best in Kobåset?

Kobåset - en tuff utmaning

Kobåset in Hemavan Tärnaby is known as one of Sweden's most challenging backcountry skiing areas and has been used as the location...

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Snowcross World Championships in Skellefteå

Skoter-VM i Skellefteå

The Snowcross World Championships will start at 9 am on Saturday the 8th of March at Vitberget, just a stone's throw...

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Blue and yellow Ski Cross racers choose Hemavan Tärnaby

Skicrosslandslaget väljer Hemavan Tärnaby

The Swedish national Ski Cross team chooses Hemavan Tärnaby for all of its training...

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