Snow & ice report

Photos and movies are posted ongoing on Wilderness Lodge's Facebook site. For direct and fast ice skating and skiing information, the recommendation is to follow the Facebook blog bellow:

Next guided tours with vacancies

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Canoeing and kayaking report

The canoe trails in the Malingsbo-Kloten Nature Reserve are predicted to be free from ice and ready for canoeing and kayaking from the 10th of April

Read about the canoe trails in the Nature Reserve Malingsbo-Kloten >>

The spring canoeing in flowing water with easy rapids is predicted to work the two first weeks in april. Read about the spring canoeing >>

Opening hours

1 October–30 April

The Adventure Center, the Wilderness Lodge and the Wilderness Cottage are open daily after bookings

Contact Nordic Discovery >>

+46 (0)73 0350075

Safari reviews:

“On the moose safari we were hiking in the deep forest, when suddenly a  big moose was rising up from his rest right in front of us. The moment was both a little bit scary and very exciting.“

Jovanna Richez



“Just amazing! Thank you so much for this unforgettable moose safari experience."

Nadia Batzig und Tobias Wayne



Read about moose safari >>

Read about Beaver safari >>

Accommodation in the Malingsbo-Kloten Nature Reserve

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Holiday house for rent

Season camping vacancies 2017

Vacant season camping grounds 2017 at Nyfors Wilderness Camping: Read about Nyfors Wilderness Camping >>

Season camping with maintenance tasks

Possibility to simple maintenance tasks in return of free season camping at Kloten Wilderness Camping. Kloten Wilderness Camping >>

More information on phone number: + 46 (0)73 0350075

Canoeing & kayaking tour through the Swedish wilderness

Guided canoeing and kayaking tour through the Malingsbo-Kloten Nature Reserve's wilderness. A pristine and wild natural area that has not been touched by civilization. The Scandinavian pine forest along the shore is thick, dense and a popular retreat for many wild animals. We canoe and kayak the classic paddling route from the furthermost point in Bredsjön to Kloten. At the half-way point, we stop for a picnic wilderness lunch. The distance to canoe and kayak is approximately 15 km. Map of the Malingsbo-Kloten Nature Reserve >>

Canoeing and kayaking tour

The guided tour includes: Transfer from Kloten to Bredsjön. Canoes or kayaks, paddles, life jackets, spray covers for the kayaks, water proof-sacks, seat mats and a wilderness picnic lunch

The tour starts and ends in the village, Kloten. Kloten is located in the heart of the Malingsbo-Kloten Nature Reserve along road 233 between Skinnskatteberg and Kopparberg. 2.5 hours drive from Stockholm. Maps and road description >>

Type of paddling: Easy flat water paddling without currents. No previous experience is needed

Landscape description: We pass through the wild and untouched nature in the Malingsbo-Kloten Nature Reserve. The river is winding and the pine forest along the shore is thick and a popular retreat for many wild animals

Equipment: You have the choice to paddle in canoes or kayaks. The canoes and kayaks are made out of the strong hard plastic material, polyethylene and are of good quality and in good shape. Read about the canoe >>. The kayaks are stable sea kayaks with broad waists, which have been constructed to manage big waves and strong winds in sea conditions. Read about the kayaks >>

Number of participants: 4-10 persons

Price: 1000 SEK. Children under 15 years: 750 SEK

The paddling tour is arranged with a minimum of 4 participants on dates of free choice between 1st of May-31st of October

Starting time: 10:00. Finishing time: 18:00

Clothes to paddle in: Shorts, sport clothes, swimming gear and rain gear (in case of rain). A hat and sunglasses are recommended

To bring on the trip: Rain gear (in case of rain or as a backup against rain), swimming gear, a towel, sun block, a camera and warm "summer clothes". The participants will receive a bottle with drinking water at the beginning of the trip. Personal equipment can be placed in the included water-proof bags

Information: At the starting briefing detailed information about the tour and basic paddling instructions is provided

Safety: The experienced, native Swedish guide is very knowledgeable about all aspects of canoeing, kayaking, the area, the wilderness and the wild animals that inhabit the deep forest. The guide is also a certified life guard, having passed all of the Swedish Life Guards’ Association’s tests for Life Guard Education. A first aid kit is brought on the tour  

Day temperatures: June-August 15-30 degrees Centigrade. May-September 10-25 degrees Centigrade

Canoeing and kayaking tour with dinner

Occurs according to the canoeing and kayaking program detailed above, + a two-course dinner with many ingredients from the forest. Price: 1250 SEK. Children under 15 years: 1000 SEK

Canoeing and kayaking tour with dinner, accommodation and breakfast

Occurs according to the canoeing and kayaking program detailed above, + a two-course dinner with many ingredients from the forest, a one-night stay in a double room, sheets, towels and breakfast with home-made bread and cereal. Price: 1750 SEK. Children under 15 years: 1500 SEK

The canoeing and kayaking tours are certified Nature's Best's arrangements

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