Göran Wallin

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

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The higher land

Padjalanta/Badjelánnda means the higher land in Lulesámi. It’s Sweden’s largest national park, right next to the Norwegian border. The Padjelanta National Park is a part of the World Heritage Site Lap...


The mountain flora

Swedish author Sten Selander writes in his book “The Swedish Landscape”: “When you walk up a mountainside during summer, you wander back through the year”. A very accurate description of how you in th...


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’...


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...