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<strong>Arvidsjaur</strong>SummerSummer 2011 - <strong>In</strong>formation 1 & Opening Hours<strong>Arvidsjaur</strong> - in the centre of Swedish Lapland - has many greatexperiences to offer you

CONTENTSPAGENATURETurist <strong>Of</strong>fice 2Nature 2Activities 3-4Places of interest 5Communication & transport 6Food & shopping 6-8Entertainment 8Events 8-9To rent 10Accommodation 11Produktion <strong>Arvidsjaur</strong>s Tourist <strong>Of</strong>fice 2011.With reservation for Changes.TOURIST OFFICE<strong>The</strong> main tourist office is behind the pharmacy(Apoteket) in central <strong>Arvidsjaur</strong>.A branch office next to the railway station is openduring the summer.Main tourist office: Opening hoursMon-Fri 9.30-18.00, Sat-Sun 12.00-17.30. 14/6-15/8. (Rest of the year Mon-Fri 8.30-16.30, closedfor lunch 12 -13). Small office at the railway stationis open weekdays when the <strong>In</strong>land train arrives:12.30 and 15.50 14/6-15/8.Tjärnheden Deceased Glacial Area<strong>In</strong>teresting geological area. For information seenotice board by the swimming pool in the centre ofAbborrträsk village. Experience the nearby viewingtower.Jan-Svensamössan Nature Reserve1 kilometer long climbing path to the top.Lamburträskets Bird Reserve<strong>The</strong> best times for bird watching are at the end ofMay, beginning of June, and at the end of August,beginning of September.LångträskbergetAcross the lake from the camping Sjöstjärnan is thebeautiful Långträsk mountain, which many visitorshave climbed.Vittjåkk-Akkanålke Mountain Forest Reserve<strong>The</strong>re are fishing waters, boats, cabins for hire andcaravan parking. Booking: OKQ8 (in <strong>Arvidsjaur</strong>),Ph+46 (0)960-103 06.Gallejaur Culture and nature reserveOne of few places with preserved buildings andlandscapethat illustrate the history of the inland.See the authentic farm and learn about how thepeople survived in the subarctic climate.<strong>The</strong> new visitor’s centre in Gallejaur opens onJune 18 and will be open daily 12-18.00, until August21. Café with coffee, snacks and food, Dailyguided tours at 14.00 2/7-7/8www.gallejaur.comAdress: Östra Skolgatan 18c933 31 <strong>Arvidsjaur</strong>.Ph: +46 (0)960-175 00,fax 0960-136 87.2E-mail: arvidsjaurlappland@arvidsjaur.se<strong>In</strong>ternet: www.polcirkeln.nuAll prices in SEK.

ACTIVITIESSteam locomotive<strong>Arvidsjaur</strong>-Slagnäs round trip. Fridays and Saturdaysfrom July 15-August 13.Departs17.45 and returns approx 22.00, no advancebooking is necessary.Halt at Storavan’s beach for swimming and barbecuealong the Slagnäs route.Restaurant car. Price: 200:-, children 0-16 free.<strong>In</strong>landsbanan travellers 150:-Arranged by <strong>Arvidsjaur</strong> Railway Association.Ph 0960-104 56, 073-081 93 69.Dinner at the HuskycampDelicious dinner (ren/moose meet or Salomon) atHuskycamp, Dessert and coffee, short guided Tourthrough the kennel and many information aboutsleddogsport, everyday, advance reservation. 400SEK/Pers.Contact: 0960 160 52 www.wildact.chBurning snow husky camp summerMountain bike tours, guided hikes, moose safari,excursions to Trollforsen, fishing. Rent our guesthouse,for a day or week. Network of hiking trails onthe mountain Harrejaurliden and in the Reivo reserve.We offer comfortable accommodations, deliciousmoose and reindeer courses, a guided tour inthe kennels and many other exciting activities.Ph. 073-087 56 01 www.burning-snow.comFishing in <strong>Arvidsjaur</strong>Price examples: Fishing licence valid in Nyborgstjärnin the middle of <strong>Arvidsjaur</strong>; SEK 100:-/p andday. More fishing, contact the Tourist office or oneof the companies below offering fishing.<strong>Arvidsjaur</strong>s Horse Riding Association<strong>Of</strong>fers different alternatives, lesson 45 min 250:-(group with 2 or more 200:-/p), forest riding 1 hourfrom 500:-/p. Ph +46 (0)960-124 02. Booking oneday in advance. Closed for grazing sometimesduring the summer. Appropriate for all ages.www.arvidsjaurryttarforening.seRiding in SlagnäsSlagnas Camping offers guided horseback tours inthe forests for both children and adults. Short tours,half day and daytours. Ph. 0960-65 00 93www.slagnascamping.comBåtsuoj Forest Sami centreOpen 10.00-19.00. Drop in visits from 220:- dependingon length and contents. Longer visit with schamanism,herbs and healing, starts at 15.00 andends with dinner. 600:-. Longer visit with overnightstay in the cot 950:-. Closed during midsummer 2days. For different contents or more info, call orvisit our homepage. Ph 0960-65 10 26www.batsuoj.seHusky Camp Wildact Summer AdventureGuided Husky Kennel Tour for the whole family2h in touch with our friendly Alaskan huskies, coffee,everyday, advance reservation, 300 SEK/Pers. Child under 12 for free, Meeting in Storberg,Transfer 100 SEK/Pers.Huskytrekking around <strong>Arvidsjaur</strong>5h guided hike with our huskies, every personleads a husky, Lunch included, everyday, advancereservation, 550 SEK/Pers.3Slagnäs campingGuided fishing tours, boats for rent, sales of fishingpermits. Ph 0960-65 00 93.Abborrträsk NaturSafariFishing in mountain lake Stenträsket, trout andchar. 12 km north of <strong>Arvidsjaur</strong>, beautifully situatedin primal mountain forest. Fishing license 80:-/ 24h100:-/ boat 24h.Evening fishingFood, coffee and guide included ca. 5 hoursGood fishing on Tjärnheden in Abborrträsk.Privatperson: 1250:-, transfer 100:-Walking tour on Nasaleden3 hours, guide and coffee included. 780:-. Transferfrom <strong>Arvidsjaur</strong> 100:-. Whole day on request.Culture experienceHällsel, reindeer culture. Coffee, guide and transferincluded. 880: -/person. Min: 2 Persons. Tuesdays18.00- 21.00Overnight in tent cotBy beautiful lake 220:-. Loan of sleeping bagincluded. Breakfast 60:-Beaver and moose safariCoffee, guide, 3 hours. 880:-/ person.Transfer 100:.Min: 2 Persons. Max: 3 PersonsTel. 070-573 37 36 www.natursafari.seBeaver-Safari2-3h, guided safari to learn more about beavers,visiting “working” area and spotting for MeisterBockert, coffee, everyday, advance reservation,300 SEK/Pers. Kids under 12 for free.<strong>In</strong>formation and booking0960-160 52 or info@wildact.ch

Backens Forest & Technique<strong>Of</strong>fers beaver safari, hiking, fishing tours.Booking and info ph 0960-520 11 or 070-628 61 18.<strong>Arvidsjaur</strong> Golf Course9-hole course with par 72, grass tees.Season end of May-Sep. 9 holes par 72.Soft spike.Daily green 200:- under 21 150:- caravan parking100:-/dayBooking of time, Ball chute. Driving range.Golf Association ph +46 (0)960-571 30.www.arvidsjaurgolf.seLapland Rafting CaféRafting: Easier stretch class 2/3 is a good adventurecombined with a great nature experience, harderstretch class 4/5 is a big adventure with lots ofadrenaline.Drifting: Fishing along a calm stretch of the Piteriver in the evening including a light meal.Minimum 4 people. Also rapid-surfingBooking: 070-253 05 83www.outdoorlapland.seTwo day Canoe Roundtrip2 days, fully organized canoe trip, food and equipmentincluded, overnight in tent. Guided tour 1650SEK/pers. only renting equipment 550 SEK, everyday,advance reservation. Contact: 0960 160 52www.wildact.chCanoe rentals:Gråträsk Byaförening, ph 0960-910 39,Moskosel Camping, ph 0960-302 00.Lapland Rafting Café, ph 070-253 05 83.Silvercross 45, ph 070-644 28 62Slagnas, ph 0960-65 00 93Canoe rentals Storberg 0960-160 52Kayak & canoe tours with Lapland Rafting CaféWe arrange tours with canoes and kayaks in calmwaters with cofee or lunch. Kayak or canoe tourwith a guide and lunch 750:-/adult and 450:-/child.Takes about 5 hours including transports. We alsorent canoes and kayaks from 250:-/day, includingtransports.Ph 070-253 05 83. wwwoutdoorlapland.seCentral water parkWater park indoors and outdoors.Waterfall, waterslides, Jacuzzi etc. Open daily11.00-18.00 12/6-22/8. Closed 19-20/6. Admission:Adults 50:-, under 17 40:-, children u. 5 years free.Closed for maintenance work before and after theseason. <strong>In</strong>formation regarding opening hours andprices the rest of the year, please call +46 (0)960-157 74.Outdoor pool in GlommersträskOpen 28/6-8/8, 10-19 every day. 16 m pool. Entrancefee adult 20 SEK, children u. 18 10 SEK. Seasonentrance family 150 SEK.4Outdoor pool in AbborrträskOpen June to August depending on temperature.16 m pool, mini golf, bouncing mats. Free entrance.Close to store with ice cream and coffee.Orrkammens Go-kart and Cross kartPrice: 60:-/6 minutes. Cross country track for crosscarts.Café with refreshments. Summer open daily13.00-17.00. 2/7-14/8. Also open other times ondemand: 0960-500 61, 070-563 51 19.Laponia Sameland/KarlavagnenSami culture with activities, lunches, dinners andovernight stays in the cots by Olletjärn for groups.Traditional barn dances during the summer. Formore information, contact us, ph 0960-555 00.www.hotell-laponia.seHotell LaponiaSpa, activities, accommodations, pre booked bikerental, fishing tours, sami culture sights. For morequestions visit our homepage: www.hotelllaponia.seor contact us: 0960-555 00Walking and culture with guideJune 7 –June 30Walk and narration around Prästtjärn starting at themuseum, ending with lunch over the open fire.Tuesdays, Wednesdays 10.00-12.00.Adults 250:-, children 50:-. No booking.Walk and narration around the culture path at themuseum. Tuesdays and Wednesdays, 14.00-15.00.100:-/person. No booking.Walk to the <strong>Arvidsjaur</strong> lake for everyone, lunch overthe open fire. Book latest the day before you wantto go. Adults 250:-, children 50:-.August 15 –September 1Day tours to Sami dwellings in the forest. Hedvallenor Geijejaure. Car ride and walking. Book latest 2days in advance. 800:- incl. Car and lunch.Contact, <strong>In</strong>ger Boman tel 070-287 75 35Rural idyllOn Granberget north of <strong>Arvidsjaur</strong>. Cows, horses,sheep with lambs, goats with kids and chickens inbeautiful surroundings. No entrance fee. Taxi toGranberget, set price 410:- weekd. 475:- eveningand weekend.For more info contact, Ronny!Tel 070-372 13 65SPORTSTennis, mini golf and sports hall with gym at CampGielas.Mini golf at the Central bath and in Abborrträsk.Exercise tracks by the indoor rink andCamp Gielas.Boule by the Medborgarhuset. Free loan of balls in<strong>The</strong> nearby library. 15.00 is the usual time for amatch during the summer.

PLACES OF INTERESTGlommersträsk´s Settlers MuseumLocal heritage centre. Twelve buildings and manymore utensils from self sufficient households fromthe eighteenth and nineteenth centuries, in the thenlargest farming village in Lapland. Most likely openMon-Fri 10.00-16.00 during the school holidays.Admission: 20:-. Ph +46 (0)960-202 91 or 202 55.Gamla Prästgården Local Culture Museum,Local heritage centre in <strong>Arvidsjaur</strong>. <strong>The</strong> museum,<strong>The</strong> Old Rectory, displays artefacts from the turn ofthe century used by settlers and Sami. Café andmuseum shop with crafts. Open June Mo-Fr 10-16.30, Sat 10-14, July Mo-Fr 10-16.30, Sat-Sun 10-15. Other times Mo-Fr 10.00-16.30. Saturday10.00-14.00. Closed June 2-5 and 25-26.Admission free, ph +46(0)960-124 28.Lillberget viewing towerSituated on a mountain between the city centre and<strong>The</strong> Ranger Battalion. <strong>The</strong>re is a road all the way tothe top. Magnificent view 30-40 km.<strong>Arvidsjaur</strong> ChurchOpen weekdays 08.00-21.00 20/6-31/7. Weekends10.00-21.00. Other times weekdays 08.00-16.00.Divine service every Sunday 11.00 during the summer.Music concerts every Thursday at 19.00 30/6-27/7. <strong>Arvidsjaur</strong> Congregation, ph 0960-478 00.<strong>The</strong> Sami Town in <strong>Arvidsjaur</strong>More than 80 buildings'.Daily guided tours 18.00 from 13/6-14/8.Price: 50:-/pers, children up to 12 free.Other times booking for groups.Groups

COMMUNICATIONS & TRANSPORT<strong>Arvidsjaur</strong> TaxiExample fixed price: within the town of <strong>Arvidsjaur</strong>60:-, <strong>Arvidsjaur</strong> Airport-<strong>Arvidsjaur</strong> 100:-, ph +46 (0)960-104 00. Call for offer.www.tabcab.comGranbergs bus ABBuses 9-60 seats.Ph +46 (0)960-132 25info@granbergsbuss.seHertz Rental Car AgencyStorgatan 81. Tfn 0960-65 45 53.www.hertz.seAvis Rental Car Agency<strong>In</strong>dustrivägen 21. Tfn 0960-130 30, 0770-82 00 82.www.avis.se<strong>Arvidsjaur</strong> AirportBooking: tfn +46 (0)960-173 80 or visit www.ajr.nu<strong>The</strong> <strong>In</strong>land RailwayFOOD & SHOPPINGHandicraft and SouvenirsAnna-Lisa´s SouvenirbutikHas everything!Open Mon - Fri. 09.30-17.30, Sat 09.30-14.00. Stationsgatan 3, ph 0960-106 33.www.presentbutiken.seÄnglafröjdStorgatan 15. Postcards, souvenirs, presents andinterior design. Scrapbooking. Open: Weekdays9.30-17.30, Sat 10-14. Other times booking.Phone 0960-120 08. www.anglafrojd.se45:ans Hantverksbutik<strong>In</strong> Moskosel by road E45. Local handicraft for sale.Open daily from June 6 to August 28 10-17.00.Midsummers eve closed. Ph 070-339 83 53 or 070-205 12 68. www.45anshantverk.seLindmarks HandicraftKnives, handicraft and guitars. Hedgatan 9Open Mon-Fri 12-17.00. May be closed for someweek during the summer. Call ahead. <strong>In</strong>fo ph 0960-217 70 or 070-247 92 17.www.matslindmark.blogspot.comDuring 6/6-27/8 the northbound train arrives in<strong>Arvidsjaur</strong> at 15.47. <strong>The</strong> southbound arrives during7/6-28/8 at 12.31. Sale of sandwiches at the railwaystation. <strong>The</strong> tourist office has an office at the railwaystation. For rail round trips in Sweden incl.<strong>Arvidsjaur</strong>, see the <strong>In</strong>land Railway catalogue.Central booking in Sweden, ph 0771-53 53 53 or,from abroad call 063-19 44 09.www.inlandsbanan.seStambanan (<strong>The</strong> main railway trunk-line)Departure with night-train from Stockholm in theevening. Arrival in <strong>Arvidsjaur</strong> next morning (changeto bus in Jörn or Älvsbyn). Going south the sametimes. Please note: some departures are by taxiand have to be booked in advance! Booking ph0771-26 00 00. www.bokatag.seBus ConnectionsFor timetables call Länstrafiken, ph 0771-10 01 10or <strong>Arvidsjaur</strong> Busstation, ph 0960-103 07.www.ltnbd.se or ask at the Tourist office.6Photo Gallery TJAPPSÅIVEDutch photographer who lives in Swedish Lapland.<strong>In</strong>spired by the nature and northern lights she triesto capture the Lappish magic in pictures. <strong>The</strong> galleryis located in an old farmhouse in Tjappsåivealong Route 45 between <strong>Arvidsjaur</strong> and Moskosel.Open ALMOST every day 10.00 – 17.00 hrs. BeginningMay to beginning September, if you want tobe sure, call:0960-330 50 or 073-092 10 33E-mail: roos@collectivus.netwww.collectivus-photo.blogspot.comArctic Glas - Glass handicraftFrosted glass, candle holders, vases, pictures etc.Glass, frosted in our workshop, many designs fromLapland on our glass, welcome to our new storeand summer café, beautifully situated by the RiverSvärdälven. Summer open every day 10.00 -19.00Other times: Mon-Thu 12.00 - 18.00, other timescall before; evening hike with reindeers, pre-bookedTel. +46-960-121 05Renvallen, by inland road (<strong>In</strong>landsvägen) 3km s/wof <strong>Arvidsjaur</strong>www.arcticglas.se, www.arctic-nature.seAlso see;Silvercross 45, ph 070-644 28 62<strong>Arvidsjaur</strong> Local Museum, ph 0960-12428Hotel Laponia, ph 0960-555 00.Moskosel Camping, ph 0960-302 00.

Food and caféHotell LaponiaRestaurant ”Laponiakåtan”, open during the summer.130 seats inside and outdoor seating. Pub,grill, food, coffe, ice-cream etc. Open for lunch anddinner during the summer. Trubadour and grill specialsevery Wednesday. Ph 0960-555 00.www.hotell-laponia.seRestaurant AfroditePizza, Greek grill, pasta, daily special andá la carte. Mon-Thu 10.30-21.00, Fri-Sat 11.00–22.00, Sun 11.00-21.00. Seats for 38 people. Storgatan10. Ph 0960-173 00.Hans på Hörnet - café & food in the centre!Storgatan 21. 50 seats inside + outdoor seats.Enjoy good coffee, ice cream, lunch, sandwiches,pies, salads and more in a cosy setting. Open:Mon.Fri 08.30-17.30, Sat 10.00-15.00. Phone:0960-10210hanspahornet.blogspot.comRestaurant CazbaPizza, pasta, various meat dishes, today’s special.Open: Mon-Fri 10.30-22.00, Sat 11.30-23.00, Sun11.30-21.00. Seating for 40 people. Storgatan 8a.Ph 0960-215 24.Pizzeria Tre KronorPizza, pan pizza, kebab, lettuce, daily special.Open Mon-Thu 11.00-21.00, Fri-Sat 11.00-22.00and Sun 12.00-21.00. Seating for 14 people.Stationsgatan 25a, ph 0960-210 02.TorgrillenHamburger restaurant.10.00-22.00 during 22/6-23/8. Other times open Mon-Fri 10.00-21.00, Sat-Sun 11-21. Seating for 48 people. Licence for beerand wine. Public toilets. Situated in the townsquare, ph 0960-216 60.A-Grillen (Frasses)Hamburger restaurant, today's special 10.00-14.00.Open: Mon-Fri 10.00-22.00, Sat 11.00-22.00, Sun,12.00-21.00. Seating for 30 people. Storgatan 32,ph 0960-123 70.OK-Grillen (Frasses)Hamburger restaurant, daily special 10.00-14.00.Open Mon-Thu 10.00-22.00, Fri 10.00-22.00, Sat11.00-22.00, Sun 11.00-21.00. Seats for 36 people,ph 0960-215 33.Café Greya KnutStationsatan 20. Coffee bar - ice cream bar - lightlunch. <strong>In</strong>ternet-café. Opening hours summertime,(with outdoor café): Mon-Thu 9.00-20.00, Fri 9.00-18.00, Sat 11-16. Seating for 60 people, ph 0960-123 00.7Sallads och smörgåsbarenCafé with salads, sandwiches and cakes mm. fortake away. Open Mon-Fri 06 .00-14.00.Ph 0960-106 50 or 076-811 55 51.<strong>Arvidsjaur</strong>s Local Heritage Museum.(Gamla Prästgården) Café, home baked bread.Open June weekd.10-16.30, Sat 10-14, Julyweekd. 10-16.30, Sat-Sun 10-15. Other timesMon-Fri 10.00-16.30. Saturday 10.00-14.00. ClosedJune 2-5 and 25-26. Seating for 48 people, ph0960-124 28.Camp Gielas (camping site)Reception, internet café and kiosk open June-Augdaily 07.00-22.00. Rest of the year; weekdays07.00-21.00, weekends 09.00 - 19.00. Closed forlunch 12-13, seating for 45 people. Ph 0960-55600. www.gielas.seCafé Holken<strong>In</strong> shopping centre ”Ugglan”. Hot sandwiches, piesetc. Summer Opening hour’s: Mon-Fri 05.30-17.00,Sat 8.00-13.00. Seating 36. Ph 0960-100 75.E45 north;Summercafé in Auktsjaur along road 45Open from 15/6-14/8, 11.00-17.00 every day exceptMondays. Serves coffee, tea, soft drinks, icecream, waffels, sanwiches, hamburgers and hotdogs. Local handicraft for sale. 40 seats. Pre bookingfor bus groups.Ph 070-214 44 2045ans hantverk/ Rallarmuseét in MoskoselLight food and coffe with home made biscuits andbread. Open daily from June 6 to August 28 10-17.00. Midsummers eve closed. Other times bookingat phone nr 070-339 83 53 or 070-205 12 68.Moskosel CampingCafé, home baked bread, specialities from northernSweden, smoked fish (char), breakfast. Open dailyJune-Sep, 09- 21. Seating for 20 people indoors,30 people outd. Ph 0960-302 00.Road 95 east;Orrkammen Go-kart and Cross kartCafé with refreshments, ice cream, hot dogs etc.Open daily 26/6-9/8, 13-17. Seating for 50 people.Also open on demand, please call. 0960-500 61 or070-563 51 19Glommersträsk Värdshus (40 km from <strong>Arvidsjaur</strong>)Daily special, à la carte, pizza, Russian food. Openaircafé during the summer. Opening hours.Seating for 60 people, ph 0960-202 66.Summer café in Baktsjaur4-30/7 in the village house, open 12.00-16.00. Coffeeand waffles, loppis and lottery.Ph 073-028 62 22

Summer café in GallejaurOpens on June 18 and will be open daily 12 -18.00,until August 21. Café with coffee, snacks and sandwiches,food.Ph. 070-517 20 50, www.gallejaur.comRoad 95 west;Summer café RenvallenEnjoy fresh baked waffles and coffee in the cozyatmosphere in our barbecue hut or outside. Icecream, pastries, soft drinks and glass craftsSummer: open every day 10.00-19.00. Welcome!Tord and Uta Fransson, Renvallen, 3km outside<strong>Arvidsjaur</strong>, only 150m from the <strong>In</strong>land Road(<strong>In</strong>landsvägen) phone +46-960-12105Culture café in Övre Långträsk Byastuga11/7 - 31/7Open: 12.00-17.00For information call: 070- 35 90 363ENTERTAINMENTHotel LaponiaArrangements see advertisements and event list.Ph +46 (0)960-555 00. www.hotell-laponia.seCapsicum Bar & BistroPub evenings with entertainment. See advertisementsand event list. Ph 0960-108 08EVENTS SUMMER 2011JUNE4 "Year of the forest"10.00 at the info centre in Gallejaur. Whole daywith plants and birds in the old forest. Orchidwalk (Nornan), bird watching and lectures.8 Student ballAt Hotell Laponia. Entrance for non participantsstarts at 22.0010 Examen discoCelebrate the end of the school year at HotellLaponia, 22-0218 Handicraft day and BakluckeloppisAt the Old Rectory. Local artisans show theirwork. Loppis.24 Midsummer celebrationTraditional midsummer celebration at the OldRectory.29 Barn dance at Sjöstjärnans CampingSeason premiere with dance to Barrabazz,19.00-22.30. Entrance 100 SEK. Cafeteria.830 Summer evening music<strong>In</strong> the church in <strong>Arvidsjaur</strong> at 19.00.JULY2-3 SM in mete in JärvträskSwedish Championship in fishing with hook,float and sinker. arranged by Norsjö Sportfiskeklubb. www.norsjosfk.se7 Summer evening music<strong>In</strong> the church in <strong>Arvidsjaur</strong> at 19.008 A-smällenSummer gathering in <strong>Arvidsjaur</strong> with commerce,entertainment, sports and culture.8-9 NattivalenMusic festival in <strong>Arvidsjaur</strong>.8/7Pre party with cover band in the beer tent.9/7September on stage, cover band in the beertent, dance in the barn.www.nattivalen.se10 Mill feast in Järvträsk12.00. Burning of tar, market and village feast inJärvträsk outside Glommersträsk.10 Dance in Folkets HusDance to Streaplers in Folkets Hus in Abborrträsk. Food, beer and wine for sale. 20.00-24.00. Buy tickets in advance at the store inAbborrträsk, 150 SEK, or pay by the door, 170SEK.11 Summer evening music<strong>In</strong> the church in <strong>Arvidsjaur</strong> at 19.0012 Harvest day10.00 at AndersLarsagården in Gallejaur. Westart the harvest on the Herman day accordingto tradition. Everyone is welcome to participate.13 Barn danceBarn dance at Sjöstjärnans Camping. Dance toBenkez, 19.00- 22.30. Entrance 100 SEK. Caféteria.14 Summer evening music<strong>In</strong> the church in <strong>Arvidsjaur</strong> at 19.0016 Homecoming partyDay program with exhibitions and sales 10.00-15.00, free entrance. Evening program withdance and entertainment 21.00-02.00.www.hemvandarfesten.se21 Summer evening music<strong>In</strong> the church in <strong>Arvidsjaur</strong> at 19.0027 Barn danceBarn dance at Sjöstjärnans Camping. Dance toDuoVi, 19.00- 22.30. Entrance 100 SEK. Cafeteria.

28 Summer evening music<strong>In</strong> the church in <strong>Arvidsjaur</strong> at 19.00AUGUST6 Orchid and bird walkAt 10.00 by the info centre in Gallejaur. Orchidand bird walk with focus on the flower of theyear, the orchid Goodyera repens (latin).10 Barn danceBarn dance at Sjöstjärnans Camping. Dance toBarrabazz, 19.00- 22.30. Entrance 100 SEK.Cafeteria.13 BakluckeloppisLoppis at the Old Rectory.18 Surströmmings premiere in AbborrträskMore information at www.abborrtrask.se or0960- 500 33.18-20 MarketMarket in the centre of <strong>Arvidsjaur</strong> with 50-60vendors. If you want to sell something at themarket, contact A. Nilsson on phone numbers0960-77 50 29, cell 070-258 04 67.24 Barn danceBarn dance at Sjöstjärnans Camping. Dance toOla & Jag, 19.00- 22.30. Entrance 100 SEK.Cafeteria.27 Pilgrim walkon Vittjåkk with Frälsarkransen. Church serviceon the mountain, lunch and coffee. Starts at09.30, ends about 17.00. Price: 800:-, booklatest 22/8.27 Mushroom picking courseAt 10.00 - 15.00 by the info centre in Gallejaur.We pick mushrooms and finish with cooking andtasting the delicacies of the day. Bring a mushrom basket and knife. Price 50 SEK. Childrenfree.27-28 StorstämningshelgenSami church weekend with competitions, activities and much more in Lappstaden.27/8Storstämningsfestat Hotell Laponia. Dance and disco!Other events during the summerBingo in Abborträsk almost every Friday until theend of September, at 19.00 in Folkets Hus.(notmidsummers eve 24/6). Phone 0960-50033,50004,50002.Auctions are held regularly during the summer,see posters and advertisements.Jonas Lundgren, ph 070-360 06 93.Golf Competitions, AGK, ph 0960-571 30.Football, IFK <strong>Arvidsjaur</strong>, ph 0960-218 74.MASSAGE & SPATeraput-CentratDifferent masseurs/masseuses, acupuncture andzone therapy:MassageJan Renberg 0960-101 21, 070-648 58 99Kenneth Persson 0960-130 03, 070-646 84 78Annica Johansson 070-201 36 64Zone therapyAnnica Johansson 070-201 36 64AcupunctureKarin Barklöf 073-032 27 19from 350:-/hour. Västra Skolgatan 17C.LM´s foot care and massage, energymassage, medicinal foot care, sujok and waxing.Järnvägsgatan 55. Open Mon and Fri 9.00-17.00.Ph 0960-213 41, 070-560 32 45Hotell Laponia, offers hot tub.Böurrie SPA, open for booking. <strong>Of</strong>fers treatmentbaths, massage, facials, body treatments, pedicuresand group treatments. Sells Dermanord andmarie Åkerberg’s products. Booking: 0960-55 500,for SPA menu: www.hotell-laponia.seFor more events and more recent updates, see theTourist office ”This week” leaflet or:www.arvidsjaur.se/en/Tourism--entertainment/Events9

ACCOMMODATIONLapland Lodge Bed & BreakfastLocated by the church. Nice rooms equipped with washbasin. Three rooms with bath/shower. Common WC. <strong>In</strong>the basement there’s a sauna, Jacuzzi, relaxing roomand open fireplace. Boathouse by the <strong>Arvidsjaur</strong> lakewith possibility to rent sauna and boat. <strong>The</strong> bed & breakfasthas 7 rooms and 22 beds. E-post; lapland.lodge@telia.comwww.laplandlodge.euSjöstjärnan Camping<strong>The</strong> camping is beautifully situated by a lake 20 km from<strong>Arvidsjaur</strong> towards Arjeplog. <strong>The</strong> cabins have bed linen,refrigerators and hot plates. Service building, kiosk, tvroom,pedal boat and boat rental, fishing, swimming,climbing, and walking in beautiful nature are directlyoutside the cabin door. Barn dancing on Wednesdays.Hotel LaponiaRooms are fully equipped with TV, WC, and shower/bath. Every kind of room, double rooms, single rooms,family rooms, mini suites, top suites, dog rooms, smokingrooms. Reception is open 24 hours a day. Pool,solarium, spa, sauna, gym and conference. Big breakfastbuffé every morning. Shop with local products.www.hotell-laponia.seCamp GielasCabin apartments (4-6 beds) with shared entrance andhallway. TV, telephone, kitchen, WC, and shower. Tworooms with two bunk beds and two sofa beds. Evensimpler cabins (4 beds) without water. Floating saunaavailable for hire. Ph 0960-556 00. www.gielas.seRenvallens Stugby<strong>The</strong> cabins are equipped with hot plate and refrigerator,some also with an open fireplace. Fishing is free in thecamp ground’s own lakes and canoe for rent. Café withveranda.Moskosel Camping<strong>The</strong> cabins are well-equipped, some also with TV. Waterand sanitary space in separate building with shower andlaundry room.Reivo/Myrkulla cottagesReivo: 1 cabinswith no electricity. <strong>In</strong> the cabins you canfind a diesel heater, wood stove, LPG stove and a fridgeor food cellar. Fully equipped, no linen, sauna. Myrkulla:5 cabins 2 of them with electricity. <strong>The</strong> rest of them hasdiesel stove, LPG stove and LPG lighting. Fullyequipped, sauna and boat included.Ph: 070 309 35 48, 0960-370 20SlagnäsEverything your heart desires in the nature of SwedishLapland. Every outdoor activity is easily available summerand winter. Cabins in different price classes areavailable.SilverCross45High quality hostel with 6 rooms 1-4 beds and tentipitent-cot indoors. Shared toilet, shower and pentry. Cleaning,towels and linen included. TV-DVD, <strong>In</strong>ternet,access to common room, sauna and jacuzzi. Café,gallery, and chatolic chapel in the building.www.silvercross45.se10AbborrträskCottages in different locations for rent. 3 apartmentsin Abborrträsk (funished 1bedroom/3 bed) near outdoortemperate pool mini golf, store within walkingdistance. Possibility to rent your own island with logcabin, wood fired sauna and outdoor hottub. Moreinformation at: www.natursafari.seCabins in LomträskExceptional cabins with possibilities for fishing withboat and canoeing. Privately located by a lake.www.tomaslindblom.seWildbyn Bed&Breakfast, Storberg2 and 4 bedrooms with WC/Shower in each, Saunaand hot tub, close by lake and mountain for excitingtours. www.wildact.chFOR RENT: ph 0960-BoatMoskosel Camping 302 00Stenträsket 216 40Sjöstjärnan (also pedal boats) 073-045 82 04073-064 80 37Slagnäs Camping 65 00 93CanoeMoskosel Camping 302 00Gråträsk 910 39SilverCross 45 (Ljusträsk) 070-64428 62Lapland Rafting Café 070-253 05 83Slagnäs Camping 65 00 93Storberg 160 52Fishing equipmentSilvercross 45 100:-/dygn 070-644 28 62<strong>In</strong>tersport 104 33Life vestsTourist office 175 00BikesRallarmuseét MoskoselfreeSilverCross 45, also EU-scooters 070-644 28 62Hotel Laponia (book the day before) 555 00Slagnäs Camping 65 00 93CarsHertz, Forslunds Bil 65 45 53Avis 130 30GolfGolf equipment 571 30SaunaWoodfired sauna Reivo 070-309 35 48Wood fired hot tub Myrkulla 370 20Own island with sauna & hot tub 070-573 37 36Hot tub Hotell Laponia 555 00Camp Gielas, sauna + shower for rent 556 00

Summary of accommodation prices in <strong>Arvidsjaur</strong> summer 2011Hotel Single room Double room Annex Ph 0960-Hotell Laponia Standard 690:- Standard 820:- from 295:-/p walk in 555 00(no booking in advance)Bed and breakfast Single room Double room AnnexLapland Lodge, Bed & Breakfast 550:- 700:- /room( incl. breakfast) from 195:-/p walk in 137 20, 076 847 57 17Glommersträsks Värdshusinkl. frukost 400: - /room 800: -/room 202 66Wildbyn, Storberg 700 SEK/pers fr. 640 SEK/room Walk in fr. 250 SEK/pers 160 52Hostel Adult Child LinenSilvercross 45 250:-/p single, 200:-/p in full double room, 125:-/p in full 4-bed room. 070-644 28 62Arvasgården 200:- 25:- 070-379 76 37Holiday villages 2 bed 4 bed 6 bedRenvallen 380-450: - 5-7 b 410-510:- 213 60,070-286 02 11Camp Gielas (10%off week booking) 740:-/ (495:- without water) 795:- 556 00Slagnäs Camping 310: - 500-800: - 550: - 65 00 93Sjöstjärnans Camping 270: - 370: - 073-064 80 37, 073-045 82 04Moskosel (June-Sept, no linen) cabins from 395-595:-/day. Stay one week and pay for 6 days. 302 00Caravans and tents Caravan incl el. Caravan excl el TentRenvallen (Caravan Club 10 %) 180: - 150: - 150:- 213 60, 070-286 02 11Moskosel (open June-Sept) 155: - 135: - with car 125:- witch bicycle 100: - 302 00Camp Gielas (10%off week booking) 225:- 195:- 195:- 556 00Slagnäs Camping 190: - 160: - 150: - 65 00 93Sjöstjärnans Camping 150: - 130: - 100: - 073-064 80 37Apartments Per night Week LinenAbborrträsk (furnished.1 bedroom) fr. 250:-/person Bring own 070-573 37 36Södra Gatan 32 (2 beds) 250:- Bring own 109 08Auktsjaur (fully equipped, up to 6 beds) 400:- 2000:- (weekend 600:-) 30:-/person 070-214 44 20Private cabins Beds Electricity PriceGråträsk Hembygdsförening (2) 4/8 battery lights, gas stove 300: -/500:- d 910 39Stenträsket 4 no 400:-/d, 2500:-/w 216 40Stenträsket big 9 no 500:-/d, 3000/w 070-573 37 36Reivo cabin (with sauna ) 8 no 500:-/d, 3000:-/w 070-309 35 48, 0960-370 20Myrkulla 5 cabins (outdoor bath tub) 3-9 2 cabins 400-500:- /d 2400-3000:-/w 0960-370 20070-309 35 48Norra Näverliden 3-5 Yes 500: -/d, 3000:-/w 400 0711Abborrträsk (several cabins) 4-8 Yes fr. 250:-/person & night 070-573 37 36Lomträsk (2) (sauna +gas stove in one) 4-6 Yes/no 450: -/d, 2300:-/w 070-589 65 16Södra Gatan 17 (<strong>Arvidsjaur</strong>) 2-4 fully equipped 600:-/d, 3600:-/w 070-209 61 54

WELCOME TO ARVIDSJAUR SUMMER 2011!12Welcome to the Tourist office Ph 0960-175 00www.polcirkeln.nu

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