River Camping Sweden
River Camping is a small camping in the the Malingsbo - Kloten Nature Reserve in Sweden, 2,5 hours drive from the Swedish capital Stockholm. There are 6 pitches with electricity for caravans and motor homes, and plenty of grass for tent camping.
The village Nyfors - A classic Swedish idyll with a small campground along the river
There are only a few houses and only 2 permanently living inhabitants in this small traditional Swedish village.
Where in Sweden?
River Camping and River Lodge are located along the river Långvattnet, in the small village Nyfors, in the province Dalarna.
River Camping and River Lodge are open daily after bookings. Pre-bookings are necessary. The reception and the start point for the activities, is located at Nordic Discovery's Adventure Center in the village Kloten, 10 km south of River Camping.
If you have a GPS in your car you can indicate on Nordic Discovery on the GPS. Then the GPS will take you all the way to the reception.
The reception is open daily 09:00 AM - 07:00 PM from 1 May to 30 September, and after bookings the rest of the year.
Nyfors is located 10 km north of the village Kloten. The location of Kloten is between Skinnskatteberg and Kopparberg along road 233. Find Kloten on maps >>
Road description to the reception from River Camping: Drive south on the dirt road until you reach the tarmac road 233. Turn right and drive 500 meters. Turn right at the orange house with the big sign Nordic Discovery on the wall. Find the reception on maps >>
Facilities and service at River Camping
|Water for dishwashing||x|
|Swimming place with a dock||x|
|Sauna||At additional cost|
|Fire wood||For sale in the reception|
|Fishing for children under 20 years||Free|
|Fishing for adults||75 SEK/day per person for the river and the stream (in the stream 200 meter away, catch & release and fly fishing only)|
|Canoes, kayaks and rowboats||At additional cost|
|MTB and bicycles||For rent in the reception|
|Wildlife watching tours||To be booked in the reception|
|Ice cream, soft drinks, sweets, postcards and souvenirs||For sale in the reception|
|Security||Regular security checks|
|Shower||At additional cost|
|Washing machine||At additional cost|
River Camping is open from the 20th of April to the 20th of October
River Camping is open daily after bookings and bookings are necessary.
Check-in and check-out time is before and after 12:00 at the reception. The reception is located at Nordic Discovery's Adventure Center in the village Kloten, 10 km south of River Camping.
On request the camping can be open between October 21 and April 19, for a minimum of 2 nights. Camping is possible most of the time as long as the snow depth isn't too deep. Send a booking request >>
Prices in SEK
|Caravans, motor homes, campingvans and tents without electricity.||250||1500|
|Caravans, motor homes, campingvans and tents with electricity.||300||1800|
|Army tents & teepees without electricity.||700||4200|
|Army tents & teepees with electricity.||750||4500|
Available pitches for motor homes and caravans
Book camping pitches at River Camping Sweden
- 1. Fill in number of nights (for week discount fill in 6 nights).
- 2. Indicate date of arrival in the calendar.
- 3. Fill in how many pitches you want to book.
- 4. Click on the green booking button.
Last minute bookings
Bookings on the arrival day sometimes doesn't work through the booking system. This doesn't mean that the camping is fully booked.
For bookings on the arrival day: Please call 073 0350075, 070 2551984 or click on the grey button "Booking requests at River Camping on the arrival day" below.
Booking requests at River Camping on the arrival day.
250 SEK /for camping with caravans, motor homes, tents and campingvans without electricity.
300 SEK for camping with caravans, motor homes and camping vans with electricity.
Wood heated sauna and a dock at the river
The sauna is built at the water in the direction of the setting sun, for the best possible spectacular sunsets.
Sauna, included fire wood, heating preparation and cleaning: 150 SEK/person (minimum 600 SEK/occasion).
Sauna, when the clients bring their own fire wood, do their own heating and do their own cleaning: 125 SEK/person (minimum 500 SEK/occasion).
The sauna is booked for the period of 3 hours for private groups.
The weather forecast at River Camping for the next week
River Camping - An active excursion destination in the Malingsbo - Kloten Nature Reserve's wilderness
To reach River Camping, you can canoe, kayak, cycle or hike through pristine nature. River Camping is situated along the canoe trail, the bicycle trail and the hiking trail in the Malingsbo - Kloten Nature Reserve in Sweden.
Canoes, kayaks, bicycles, mountain bikes and rowboats are available for rent at Nordic Discovery’s Adventure Center, 10 km south of River Camping, along the canoe trail, the bicycle trail and the hiking trail. www.nordicdiscovery.se
Canoeing and kayaking to River Camping
River Camping is located along the 50 km canoe trail, the Northern Canoe Trail. The canoe trail goes in a circular loop with the option to paddle the trail in 1-5 days, with 1 night stay at River Camping. Other nights you camp in tent, or shorten the paddle trip to 1 or 2 days. For overnight guests, there is an option to end the paddle trip, and leave rented canoes and kayaks at River Camping.
Bicycle and mountain biking to River Camping
River Camping is located half way along the 64 km bicycle trail Nyforsleden and the 47 km Malingsbo - Kloten Nature Reserve trail.
With an overnight stay at River Camping, Nyforsleden is a nice two-day trip, with two day-trips on 32 km or a two-day trip, with two day-trips on 23,5 km if you choose the Malingsbo - Kloten Nature Reserve trail.
An option is to cycle straight to River Camping. Then the distance is 10 km. For overnight guests, there is an option to end the bicycle trip, and leave rented bicycles and mountain bikes at River Camping.
Hiking to River Camping
River Camping is located along the 37 km long hiking trail, the Malingsbo - Kloten Triangle. A classic three-day hike in the Malingsbo - Kloten Nature Reserve's wilderness. The hike follow marked hiking trails between the small villages, Malingsbo, Kloten and Nyfors, with camping at the River Camping in Nyfors and at garden at Wilderness Lodge i Kloten. www.wildernesslodge.se
River Camping is also located along Euro Trail 1, and along the extension of the Bergslagen Trail. An extension on 39 km (from the Bergslagen Trail's starting point in Kloten) to Smedjebacken, with the intention to reach the Bergslagen Trail by direct train connection from Stockholm.
Canoeing and Kayaking with start at River Camping
Nordic Discovery's Canoe Center is located 11 km south of River Camping, but it is possible to rent canoes, kayaks and rowboats at River Camping according to the following:
- 1 Click on the blue booking button below.
- 2. Fill in requested equipment.
- 3. Indicate on the starting date.
- 4. Click on the + sign for the options of days.
- 5. Add to cart.
- 6. Go to cart.
Due to preparation work and transport of the rented equipment, bookings need to be done a head of time.
Deposit on hold
After checking availability, the booking status will be confirmed. At the mean time your deposit is placed on hold. In case of lack of requested equipment, your deposit will not be moved from your account.
River Camping and River Lodge on Facebook
Photos and movies are posted ongoing on River Camping and River Lodge's Facebook site. For direct and fast information, the recommendation is to follow the Facebook site bellow:
At River Camping you can also stay with indoor accommodation at River Lodge: www.riverlodgesweden.se
River Lodge is located in the former village store. River Camping is located in front of River Lodge.