10 High Coast Views You Must See
Discover the High Coast’s magical mountain overlooking forest, green valleys and sea. Here are the mountains you should get up on – on foot or even by car. To the top!
WHY THE HIGH COAST IS THE HIGHEST IN SWEDEN
During the last ice age the ice was as thickest, about three kilometers, here at the Ångermanland coast. The crust was pushed down, at most 800 meters, and when the ice retreated about 20,000 years ago, the country began to rise again. Not anywhere in the world has the total land uplift been as large as in the High Coast area. Since the ice melted, the land has been raised about 286 meters in relation to the sea surface. At the top of the mountains are still visible the tracks from the sea waves that washed over rocks and rock hills. The High Coast became a World Heritage Site in 2000.
Follow the handicap-adapted path about 500 meters from Smitingens havsbad to the eastern side of Klubbsjön. Then just straight up. Not so loud but nice view in all directions.
Several paths up: Climb the northeastern steeple or hike one of the trails. This year, the lift is closed for repair. You can get a reward in Toppstugan’s café!
Slåttdalsskrevan is a must for the High Coast visitor. But don’t miss out on the top of Slåttdalsberget. From the south entrance there will be a tour with mighty views!
Two hundred and forty-eight meters are felt, even when you take the car up. Well worth the car trip. Take the opportunity to visit the hotel and the Strike Club activity hall.
Two roads up, either from the village Mädan, a little steeper, or from the village Sund, more easily walked.
Easy walk along road up to 281 meters above sea level. A bit below the top you will find the world’s highest pebble stone field.
The highest mountain in the High Coast, even Sweden’s highest coastal mountain, 332.5 meters high.
Follow the road on foot up to 273 meters high Ringkallen. Popular climbing mountain with mighty cliffs.
Start in Själland and follow the marking. Rest cottage on the top so you can stay long and enjoy unparalleled views. Then go shopping at Gårdsbutiken directly below.
The most classic view of the High Coast. Start at Mannaminne and follow the path up.