The tree of life (Yggdrasil) is
the symbol of Överhogdal. It´s taken from The Tapestry of Överhogdal.
Maps over Härjedalen and Överhogdal, so
you can get here.
has a great exhibition that shows the story around The Tapestry of Överhogdal, that was
made during the time of Vikins. They have open the greater part of the year.
The Tapestry of Överhogdal.
More about the well known tapestry, that was found in Överhogdal.
Gammelbudd (folk museum) has many old buildings and things, even a
schoolmuseum. Open from midsummer until the middle of august.
Stenhyddan (Mossbo Stenar) sells rosequartz from their own mine and a lit
of rocks from Southamerica. They manufacture and sell jewellery and other handmade things.
Open from midsummer until the middle of august.
There are possibilitys to rent a cottage in Överhogdal or stay at a camping
There are great fishingwaters,
in the summer as in the winter, with brooks, rivers, tarns and lakes. The
nature is beuatiful with large woods, mountains and swamps. Berry-picking
is very popular. Here we have blueberry, cowberry and cloudberry. Experience the
wilderness from a bike, canoe, boat or by foot. There are many miles of snowmobile-
Food for larger groups of people can
be arranged at the community center in Överhogdal. You must make your order in a good
time before your visit.
Staying for a larger group, of up to 30 people, and for
you who wants to stay where you get served food, we recommend the tavern Wärdshuset Knoppergården
in Ytterhogdal. In Ytterhogdal you also have Petterssons Kiosk och Brazzerie
and Hogdals Krogen
if you are hungry. Ytterhogdal is the central place in the Community of Hogdal. It is 15
km from Överhogdal.
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