Göran Wallin

Writer, photographer and outdoor fanatic with equal love for the mountains and the islands of Swedish Lapland.

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The top of Duolbagorni

There are a lot of great climbing routes in the Kebnekaise massif. Pick a route based on knowledge and experience, or on what you feel like doing. One of the most well-known routes is the ‘Silhouette’...

2017-06-07

Labyrinths on the islands

When you visit the islands of Swedish Lapland you might stumble upon stones laid out in a formation. Maybe it’s actually an old labyrinth that you’ve found? The phenomena is tens of thousands years ol...

2015-07-07

The mountain flora

Are you curious about what kind of plants that grow in the harsh mountain climate? Ever wondered what that cute, white flower is called that you passed several times on your hike? Göran Wallin gives y...

2015-07-07

The unique species of the islands of Swedish Lapland

Around the islands of Swedish Lapland you can experience a vast and highly exciting mix of different type of environments. The shifting nature with a great vary of biotopes and the change in living sp...

2015-07-07

Stories told with names

Many towns, mountains, rivers in Swedish Lapland bear the names given to them by the Sámi people, usually describing their characteristics. When reading a map of Swedish Lapland, knowing the meaning o...

2015-07-07