When you are a tourist and rent a cabin in Dalsland boring to just sit and watch the wonderful nature. In Dalsland there is something for everyone to do. Here we list some of these things.
A few minutes from the cottage is one of Sweden’s best golf courses – Forsbacka Golf Club. Half an hour away is Billerud Golf Club. A little over an hour away from the cottage, there are four golf courses in the Karlstad area, one in Arjang and south are golf courses in Mellerud, Vänersborg, Trollhättan and Grästorp. Why not a golf vacation ?
In the vicinity of the cottage there are two karting tracks. One of Ed and Amal. In Eds Kart and Åmåls hyrcart whole family can have fun.
Whether you like spin fishing, fly fishing, action-filled guided trolling, or just a little cozy angling in a forest pond, there Dalsland. Keep in mind that you may need a fishing license for your fishing. You can find more information about fishing license in Dalsland . A few minutes away from the cottage is Ängebytjärnet where you can fish for rainbow trout.
Dressin- and canoe outing
Enjoy the Dalsland nature with an excursion on the trolley or canoe. There are many options for a shorter or longer excursion into nature. A few minutes away from the cottage is Daltrail who rent both canoe and trolley.
Hiking on trails
Great Trail passes the chalet. Other hiking trails in Dalsland is Pilgrimsleden, Karolinerleden, Tresticklan National Park. More about hiking in Dalsland .
Kanalyra in Mellerud
In early July there is a festival “Kanalyra” in Mellerud. A big party with activities for young and old.
Åmål’s blues festival
Since 1992, Åmåls Blues Festival has been hosted by some of the world’s foremost blues artists from around the world. For four days in early July the festival will be held in Åmål.
Tractor and machine meet up
In July, it is full of tractors, machinery and other vehicles in Steneby.
The harbor festival in Åmål
A three-day festival with the aim of showing up Åmål and Vänern. During the festival mostly local talents, as well as possibly any major artist, will be responsible for the entertainment. The festival takes place in late July.
The former Åmål weekend has become the “Åmålsdagen” and offers entertainment and activities for both young and old in Åmål city center.
Dalsland Canoe Marathon
In mid-August, Dalsland’s canoe marathon is organized each year. The competition runs through four lakes in Dalsland (Laxsjön, Svärdlång, Västra Silen and Lelång) and lasts for 11 hours.
Glupsk on Dalsland
In mid-August it will be made up in Fengersfors Use. There will be a wonderful mix of food, music, art and culture.
Monster Race in Dals Ed
At the end of August, Dals Ed is hosted by large Monster cars.
The light festival in Åmål
In early September there is a festival in Åmål.
Two days at the beginning of September, fishing races will be held in Åmål harbor.