Paddling in the winter and spring, outside the peak seasons, takes you closer to the real Bohuslän and lets you enjoy its true nature. Enjoy the peace and tranquillity in the archipelago and to have the waters around the islands almost to yourself.
Naven Outdoor Experience offers paddling adventures all year round from Naven and Läckö Castle, from where you can paddle further into the Eken Archipelago. They also offer a variety of courses and guided tours. How about a Full moon kayaking tour?
Bohuslän is one of the world's best coastlines to discover from a kayak. From the Gothenburg Archipelago in the south to the Koster Islands in the north, Bohuslän offers magnificent kayaking experiences.
The Koster Sea and islands off the coast in northern Bohuslän make up the Kosterhavet National Park, Sweden’s very first marine national park.
What is so special about paddling in Dalsland? One could maybe call it “wilderness light”. In Dalsland you as a canoeist have the opportunity to experience nature close-up, wild and genuine. Feel like an adventurer, find serenity and experience privacy even though you are only 180 kilometers from Gothenburg and the closest community is not far away.
At Silverlake Camping you can enjoy the wild and beautiful landscapes of Dalsland. Experience the true peace and quiet of the countryside, on a paddling tour exploring Europe’s finest lake systems.
Naven Outdoor Experience offers paddling adventures all year round from Naven and Läckö Castle, from where you can paddle further into the Eken Archipelago. They also offer a variety of courses and guided tours.
Here in Sweden you have the freedom to roam nature. And, like the most important things in life, it is for free. Just respect the flora and fauna and leave it untouched – so that future generations can enjoy the same right as you have.
Now the whole world is going to have its eyes opened to the unique and fantastic paddling opportunities there are in West Sweden. The American TV programme “Facing Waves” has filmed West Swedish paddling over winter, spring and summer.
If you're looking for exciting nature experiences, West Sweden is the right place. You have Dalsland - the wilderness region closest to central Europe, the unique Bohuslän archipelago with its beautiful smooth granite shoreline against the open horizon, and the scenic plains, hills and forests of Västergötland.