River Lodge Sweden - The active excursion destination in the Malingsbo-Kloten Nature Reserve's wilderness
To reach River Lodge, you canoe, kayak, cycle or hike through pristine nature. River Lodge 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, rowboats and detailed maps are available for rent at Nordic Discovery’s Adventure Center, 11 km south of River Lodge, along the canoe trail, the bicycle trail and the hiking trail. www.nordicdiscovery.se
The ground floor has 1 apartment with a quadruple bedroom, private bathroom, a fully equipped kitchen and lake view.
A shared living room has access to a big veranda located right in front of the lake.
The Apartment - The Canoeist
Apartment with the canoe trail outside the window. The quadruple bedroom has one big double bed and one bunk bed.
Price: 600 SEK/person
The first floor has 3 double bedrooms, living room and a fully equipped kitchen. All the rooms have lake view.
1 double bedroom with private toilet and shared shower, and 2 double bedrooms with shared toilet and shower. The bed sofa in the living room can be folded out to a double bed if needed.
The Room - The Kayaker
Double room with shared toilet and shower. The beds can be arranged as one double bed or two single beds.
Price: 500 SEK/person
The Room - The Cyclist
Double room with shared toilet and shower.
Price: 500 SEK/person
The Room - The Hiker
Double room with private toilet and shared shower. The hiker room has space for an extra bed.
Price: 550 SEK/person
Canoeing and kayaking to River Lodge
River Lodge 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 Lodge. 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 Lodge.
Bicycle and mountain biking to River Lodge
River Loge 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 Lodge, 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 on the Malingsbo-Kloten Nature Reserve trail.
An option is to cycle straight to River Lodge. Then the distance is 11 km. For overnight guests, there is an option to end the bicycle trip, and leave rented bicycles and mountain bikes at River Lodge.
Hiking to River Lodge
River Lodge is located along the 38 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 indoor accommodation at the River Lodge in Nyfors and at the Wilderness Lodge i Kloten. www.wildernesslodge.se
River Lodge is also located along Euro Trail 1, and along the extension of the Bergslagen Trail. An extension on 35 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.
Sheets and towels
The prices refers to stays with private sheets and towels (sleeping bags are not allowed and stays without sheets is not an option).
Additional options: Sheets and towels for the stay, 100 SEK/person.
The private rooms are booked per person, regardless of the numbers of beds per room. Example: If two persons wish a double room with a private bathroom, they will stay in the quadruple room for the price of two persons. The private rooms are private, not mixed rooms with other people.
Single supplement or shared room
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 chances of spectacular sunsets.
Sauna, included fire wood and cleaning: 150 SEK/person (minimum 600 SEK/occasion).
Sauna, when the clients bring their own fire wood and do their own cleaning: 125 SEK/person (minimum 500 SEK/occasion).
The sauna is booked for periods of 3 hours.
Where in Sweden?
River Lodge is located in the province Dalarna in the small village, Nyfors. Nyfors is located 11 km north of the village Kloten. The location of Kloten is between Skinnskatteberg and Kopparberg along road 233. Find Kloten on Google map >>
River Lodge is 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, 11 km south of River Lodge.
Road description to the reception: 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 Google maps >>
If you have a GPS in your car you can indicate on Nordic Discovery on the GPS.
GPS coordinates to the reception: Latitude 59.89515 | Longitude 15.28840.
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.
Book accommodation at River Lodge Sweden
500 - 600 SEK /person, depending on the choice of room.
Other accommodation along the canoe trail, the bicycle trail and the hiking trail in the Malingsbo-Kloten Nature Reserve: www.wildernesslodge.se
River Lodge on Facebook
Photos and movies are posted ongoing on River Lodge's Facebook site. For direct and fast information, the recommendation is to follow the Facebook blog bellow:
River Camping Sweden
At the River Lodge there are 6 pitches for caravans and motor homes, and grass for tent camping.
River Camping - Nightly Rates
Camping with tents: 125 SEK/night.
Camping with caravans, motor homes and campingvans: 150 SEK/night .
Camping with caravans, motor homes and campingvans with electricity: 250 SEK/night.
Camping with army tents and bigger teepees: 300 SEK/night.
River Camping - Weekly rates
Camping with tents: 625 SEK/week.
Camping with caravans, motor homes and campingvans: 750 SEK/week.
Camping with caravans, motor homes and campingvans with electricity: 1250 SEK/week.
Camping with army tent and and bigger teepees: 1500 SEK/week.
WC is available, shower is an aditional 25 SEK/person and occation. Washing machine 125 SEK/machine.
River Camping Sweden is open from the 15th of April to the 15th of October
River Camping Sweden is open daily after bookings. Pre-bookings are necessary. The reception is located at Nordic Discovery's Adventure Center in the village Kloten, 11 km south of River Camping.
On request the camping can be open between October 16 and April 14, for a minimum of 2 nights.
Book camping space at River Camping Sweden
125 SEK /tent
150 SEK for camping with caravans, motor homes and campingvans without electricity.
250 SEK camping with caravans, motor homes and campingvans with electricity.