STF Kebnekaise Mountain Lodge is open for the winter season. Until 1 May you can enjoy the classic atmosphere here; eat good food in the restaurant Elsa's Kitchen, snuggle up by the fire, and enjoy the snow and the winter activities in majestic surroundings. As usual it's possible to book guided peak tours at the mountain station. Welcome! Read more about STF Kebnekaise Mountain Lodge.
2 November 16:53
Esrange Space Center is located about 40 km northeast of Kiruna. This is where SSC (Swedish Space Corporation) sends up sounding rockets and stratospheric balloons for research purposes. There is also a large station for communication with satellites. The base is not open to the public, but there is a small unmanned visitor center with an interactive exhibition
11 October 09:20
The King’s Trail (Kungsleden) between Abisko and Nikkaluokta has been named one of the world’s best hiking trails by adventure journalist Peter Potterfield. He has hiked almost 20,000 km over six continents and he says that the King’s Trail gives you the chance to experience one of Europe’s last wilderness of birch forests, tundra and glaciers. Read more