Svartälven West tour I Västra Sundsjön to Hällefors

Calm lakes, breathtaking little river and perfect sunsets.

From the start at Västra Sundsjön it goes variously over bigger and smaller lakes through wonderful nature. You will reach the village of Lesjöfors halfway and after that experience one of the highlights of this expedition as you cross the breathtaking little Tvärälven river. After Silvergruvan it gets even narrower again surrounded by woody forest, before you reach Hällefors. In the briefing, before the tourstart, do we provide all extra possible extentions and further tips for this excursion. 

- Appropriate family tour!

- Tour suggestion: 5 - 10 days

- Naturecard is included in our prices!

- Children up to 15 years receive a 50% discount! (with at least 2 adults)


It's possible to extend this tour by continuing on Svartälven south- or our Valegren round-tour. (then 10-14 days)

Alternative Tyfors - Västra Sundsjön is even possible to book at ours. 



Prices and other information

Prices 2021
Tour prices in Canoe
Per person   (min. 2 persons)
5 days/4 nights 1600 SEK
8 days/7 nights 1750 SEK
10 days/9 nights 2050 SEK
11 days/10 nights 2200 SEK
15 days/14 nights  2800 SEK
Incl. basic equipment (paddle, life vest, canoe wheels, seat cushion, waterproof barrel, spade, bucket, sponge, rope, maps) tour briefing, nature card* and transportation


Tour prices in Kayak
Per person   (min. 2 persons)
5 days/4 nights 2150 SEK
8 days/7 nights 2450 SEK
10 days/9 nights 2840 SEK
11 days/10 nights 3000 SEK
15 days/14 nights  3490 SEK
Incl. basic equipment (paddle, life vest, splashscreen, kayak wheels, seat cushion, fold spade, fold bucket, sponge, waterproof bags, rope, maps) tour briefing, nature card* and transportation
Double kayaks prices on request.
* Naturecard. Local authorities charge a fee for canoeguests paddling in the Svartälven area and hiking the Silverleden track. This 'Nature Card' gives you acces to prepared shelters, fire places, wood, toilets and garbage containers along the route. This card is included in our tour prices.

Extra outdoor equipment
Kanot/kajak modeller

All tours

Svartälven North -Beaver tour-

Tyfors - Älvsjöhyttan - Hällefors


A beautiful tour through the wilderness we recommend for anyone.

Svartälven South

Hällefors - Öfalla.


Many small nice bays and opportunities to visit Grythyttan.

West tour

Västra Sundsjön - Hällefors.


Breathtaking lakes and rivers through wonderful nature with perfect sunsets.

Lesjöfors tour

Lesjöfors - Hällefors


A nice shorter tour with lakes and smaller rivers.

Valegren tour

Roundtour Hällefors - Hällefors


Silence and tranquillity are your neighbours on beaches, islands or peninsulas.


Kolbron - Salbosjön


A small windy river with countless bends. Usually only enough water in spring..

Challenging tour

from wilderness to Hällefors


Demanding tour through a very quiet and unknown area with lots of wilderness.

Hällefors, in the middle of the wilderness

We are located just 1 km from the center of Hällefors and centrally located for wilderness adventures. Near Svartälven, Silverleden, the nature reserve Knuthöjdsmossen and Grythyttan. An ideal starting point or destination for your canoe, kayak, hiking trip or one of our other outdoor activities!

Tips on what you can do during your expedition?

- Fishing on paddling adventures

- On all our tours you have the opportunity to see wild animals

Fixed packages for canoe or kayak?

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