The Klarälven (Clean river) is Swedens longest river. In
total it is aproxematly 460 km long. Of this it runs for
about 300 km inside of Sweden. Before entering Värmland it
emanates from Lake Rogen near Härjedalen and runs through
lake Femunden in Norway. There it becomes Trysilelva, the
Norwegian name of the river.
river has, up until 1991, provided much economical benefits,
providing a suitable transport route for log driving, while
in present day featuring internationally recognised sport
fishing waters for salmon and trout.
Klarälven has clean and fresh water, suitable for bathing,
although caution should be taken if bathing, as the currents
can be treacherous.
Between Sysslebäck to Edebäck the river is suitable for
canoeing and kayaking without the necessary of any land
transport (now water energy plants). We provide the
opportunity to do so with our rent-out of expedition
sea-kayaks or Linder / Gatz canoes.
Our starting points are at Sysslebäck, , Likenäs, Ambjörby,
Stöllet, Fastnäs and Byn near Ekshärad.
to see the starting points and their distances.