Rundslinga Nordsjöskogen

Walk among rare mosses and lichens, and listen to the sound of woodpeckers and northern goshawks.
This reserve is situated by the northeastern part of the lake Nordsjön and is a spruce swamp forest with significant elements of birch and occasional sallow, different kinds of alders.
The ground vegetation is dominated by sprigs, but also several kinds of herbs occurs.

The purpose of the reserve was to maintain a spruce swamp with unusually rich kryptogamflora, ie spore. The area is part of the EU's network of protected areas, Natura 2000.

The wildlife includes several spieces dependent of old of old coniferous forest.
Northern goshawk has bred in the area and the rich supply of dead and dying trees is a benefit for several spieces of woodpeckers.
One of the large animals is moose and also tracks and droppings of bear have been found.


Length: 3 km
Severity: Medium
Marking: Orange
Start (GPS): 60.32801, 13.583393

Directions: From Ekshärad and Route 62; drive east towards the village "Byn" and then north to "Hornnäs"
Then follow the road to "Brunnberg" and you'll arrive directly to the parking place for Nordsjöskogen.
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Place
Organizer
Hagfors Turistinformation
Dalavägen 10
683 80 Hagfors
+46 56318750
Name
Nordsjöskogen
Address
Municipality: Hagfors
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Nordsjöskogen
Family
Free
Nature
Hiking