The Kings Trail - Hiking Swedish Lapland

The Kings Trail – Hiking Swedish Lapland

In the far North of Sweden lies one of Europe’s most wild and remote Treks, ‘Kungsleden’ or Kings Trail, situated 200 kilometres north of the Arctic Circle deep in Swedish Lapland.

Starting at the Abisko Mountain Station this unspoiled diverse and dramatic trek in this arctic wilderness takes us through a land of flower carpeted birch forest, snow-capped mountain fells, high rocky passes, lakes, and spectacular glacial valleys where the indigenous Sami people tend their herds of reindeer.

We traverse through ever-changing landscapes, to the commanding viewpoint, the Tjäktja Pass (1100m) and the impressive waterfalls of the Tj’ktajakka Val before hiking to the Kebnekaise Mountain Station in Laddjuvaggi Val. We have the option to climb a nearby mountain with a spectacular panorama over the surrounding countryside, before trekking out to Nikkaloukta and our bus to Kiruna.

GRADE: this trip is graded hard, it is self-supported you will be carrying everything in the kit list including tent, food seeping bag and cooking equipment, if in any doubt please contact me on 07968585224

Full itinerary: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1iUXhxF4HaptpnUnRVGlpk9vXzi1w0ARFsQFY-5Rpnyw/edit?usp=sharing

Cost: £200 deposit payable on RSVP £375 payable by 14th June
Bank details GO Venture LTD, account No 71133062 sort code 60 22 32 Total £575
Please use reference SKTA6 and message me on golondongary@hotmail.co.uk when you have made a payment

Your money is protected under the travel and package regulations

Includes: Two nights B&B accommodation, camping fees, guiding fees.

Not included: Flights, airport transfers, meals in Kiruna, camping food.

Recommended flights: (leaving London Late Friday via Stockholm to take the flight to Kiruna on Saturday)

TBC

You can fly any airline as long as you arrive on 6th and leave on the 14th

Kit List:
https://docs.google.com/document/d/1biNH4kDy1m8qLa2MGOi_Ei2Zubwadrn_JYS2iZUtPA4/edit?usp=sharing

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Details
Start:

August 6 - 07:00 pm

End:

August 14 - 09:00 pm

Event Category:

Overseas

Click to Register: https://www.meetup.com/GO-London/events/271248308/
Organizer

GO London, hiking, walking, outdoor, adventure

Website: https://www.meetup.com/GO-London/
Venue

Any UK Airport

UK

London, GB