A love affair with skiing

Yes, that is what we do here in Swedish Lapland. We ski. From late autumn to mid-summer, under the northern lights and the midnight sun. Heliskiing, well-groomed pistes and cross-country skiing over lakes and over trails. It's a love affair from the moment we get our first skis at an early age.

Hit the slopes – top five for skiing in Swedish Lapland!

Being outdoors is a natural part of the arctic lifestyle, and during winter – skiing is the way to go. Pro or beginner, Swedish Lapland offers it all. You just need to find your flavour among our ...

  • Into the winter

    When the rest of Sweden prepare for spring, Björkliden and Riksgränsen open for the winter season. Håkan Stenlund goes north, to the playground of the fanatics. “Thank you for this weekend”. “Thank yo...

    Håkan Stenlund
  • The Nordenskiöld Race – a story

    The world’s longest cross-country ski race, 220 km, will take place in Jokkmokk in April. But how did it all begin, and why? It’s hard to know what goes through the head of someone who’s about to trav...

    Håkan Stenlund
  • Forest life in Svanstein

    Good skiing usually depends on one thing and one thing only: good snow. But good snow has many enemies. Sunshine, temperature and wind can all mess with the fluffiness of snow. It’s best protected by ...

    Håkan Stenlund
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