Gargnäs is a small village beautifully located on a narrow peninsula between lake Hemsjön and the stream Gargån, about 50 kilometres from Sorsele. Gargnäs is in the woodlands, and as such, they will tell you about 20th-century history. This is where you’ll find reminders of the log driving days of northern Sweden – from relics in the streams to cycle- and walking routes. The open farming landscapes, the streams and creeks, the forests and the lakes that are in this area makes for an array of activities. Canoeing, fly fishing or sports fishing, skiing along the river, dog sledding and riding to name a few. There are some renowned fishing waters for grayling, salmon and brown trout in Gargnäs.