Program 2018

Field Trip info below.


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Field Trip Day  Monday Feb 5, 2018
Price: 650 SEK /pp
Contact person from Winterwind team on the bus is Sven Erik Thor mobile no +46 70 395 3021.

Important! Wear warm clothes and proper shoes!

Tännforsen is a waterfall. The fall is Sweden’s largest, with a total fall height of 37 meters, of which a vertical fall height of 26 meters. Together with the width of 60 meters, this gives a vertical focal area of approximately 1,560 square meters.

Fröå Mining
In Fröå Gruva, copper moth began breaking in the 1740s for four periods until 1919. Fröå Mining is a combination of several facilities and villages, a unique environment with mines, hedge hills, cultivation plots and pastures. The mining village is beautifully beautiful on the eastern side of Åreskutan.

Bergstugan’s serving
Lunch will be served at Bergstugan, located in the protected area at Fröå Mining. With great view of mountains and lake, with Åreskutan in focus. They cook the food from the ground and baking the bread in their own bakery.

Åre Chocolate factory
On the way back to the conference venue, Holiday Club we will stop at Åre Chokladfabrik a chocolate factory that has produced hand-made chocolates, truffles and caramels since 1991. These chocolates from Åre are available in many different flavors and are made by hand, preferably using local ingredients.

Winter at Tännforsen

Power wheel at Fröå Gruva

Åre Chocolate factory



10:00 Bus departs from Hotel Holiday Club, Åre We put out brooches for everyone at the bus seats, these you will have on the promenade at Tännforsen.One tip is to visit the toilet before going, only at lunch stop there is a possibility for toilet breaks.
10:30 Arrive at Tännforsen We are served hot drinks out on site and a host meets and shows where to go.
You then go around yourself and look at the magical case.
11:45 Departure from Tännforsen
12:30 Arrive at Bergstugan  Lunch
13:30 Our guide Anders will tell us about Fröå Gruva inside Bergstugan Those who want to come along with Anders out and look, it is also good to sit and drink coffee or to walk around and look at the surroundings on their own.
14:30 Return to Åre and a stop at Åre Chocolate factory  on the way Here we can hear more about the production, how it started and to buy chocolate
Approx. 15.30 Back at Holiday Club

We reserve the right to make any changes to the program, if needed.

Important: Wear warm clothes and proper shoes!
Contact person from the Winterwind team on the bus is Sven-Erik Thor.
Mail; mobile no; +46 70 395 3021