Tips of the week 14 – Visit Skellefteå
Monday, Mars 30th
Sledging. Skellefteå has countless slopes that are suitable for tobogganing. 3 suggestions:
Solbacken's outdoor park: here you will find a nice hill and a nice barbecue area to use.
Erikslidsbacken: a very large and nice hill with wind protection and barbecue area.
Walk the winter Walk on Vitberget a trail of four kilometres. More info and map
Tuesday, Mars 31st
Discover the historic part of Skellefteå, walk by the beautiful river, walk to The Nordanå cultural area museum and the café at Nordanå are open 10-19 and go
through old church town of Bonnstan. Skellefteå Museum welcomes you to a good exhibition, Small! Then! from 10-19 where you can see photographs of children from collections of different ages and from different times. See the especially valuable house K-market or different appliances with different material of woods in the Skelleftea Museum.
Wednesday, April 1st
Go Dogsledding with Team Arctic Melody, Flarken Adventure, Lappland Emotions, Oppen Lapland.
Check-in Skelleftea’s amazing’s restaurants such as Rustique, Pinchos, Stadskällaren. For more information, check this link
Thursday, April 2nd
Rental Cross Country Skiing. At Skellefteå camping on Vitberget, you can rent ski packages (cross-country skiing, classic ski boots and poles) during the reception opening hours. Contact reception for more information or go in and read more on Skellefteå Camping's website
Friday, April 3rd
Snowshoe hike around Burträsk, Follow us in another way to easily get around in the forests around Burträsk! Equipped with snowshoes, we explore the wintry landscape and go to a viewing point where you can see the whole village. After the walk, we have a real Swedish 'fika' in our café Arresten. The walk is about 8 kilometres and takes about 2.5 hours. More info.
Saturday, April 4th
Go skiing or snowboarding in any of the ski slopes, equipment is often available to rent: Vitbergsbacken 2 km north of Skellefteå city centre, Klutmarksbacken 10 km southwest of Skellefteå, Storklinta ski centre outside Jörn 50 km northwest and Bygdsiljumsbacken 60 km southwest from Skellefteå. Check their websites for current opening hours.
Sunday, April 5th
Snowshoeing with Skellefteå Adventure Park, more info