"See the great rapids at Älvsbyn!" Piteå Things to Do Tip by Rojo72

Piteå Things to Do: 6 reviews and 6 photos

  Me in front of a part of the great rapid
by Rojo72
 
 

When you're in Piteå you absolutely SHOULD rent a car or find a friend to drive you to Storforsen, which is a nature reserve and a large white water rapid in the Pite river. The rapid itself is situated in Älvsbyn municipality so I've put my tips on it there, but here you can see a travelogue of the place:

http://members.virtualtourist.com/m/tt/6735f/#TL

Address: Älvsbyn
Directions: Some 100 km nw of Piteå along road 374. When you reach the Älvsbyn crossing of the roads, continue straight ahead following the signs for "Storforsen"

Review Helpfulness: 2.5 out of 5 stars

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  • Updated May 3, 2005
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