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Basically a marine national park, Ytre Hvaler National Park boasts one of the largest coral reefs of Europe. It is composed of islands which can be easily accessed from Frederikstad and Hvaler. The park offers a memorable glimpse of untouched nature and provides opportunities for kayaking, fishing and hiking. One can also enjoy an overnight stay at the campsite.
Covering an area of 36.9 square kilometers (14.24 square miles), Vansjø lake offers riveting views of the neighboring setting. The enveloping landscape remains a picturesque collage of straits, islands and fjords, making the region ideal for a number of outdoor experiences and activities. The lake flows into Moss river where its waters are regulated for power generation and mill processes. Western Vansjø nature reserve remains a beautiful wetland region known for its wildlife and vegetation.
Dynekilens Golf is a professional golf course located in Strömstad. This 18-hole course is truly challenging, much to the golfers delight. It has scenic surroundings and lush green fairways. The golf course plays hosts to many championships, golf tournaments and events. It also has a pro-shop and restaurant on-site. For more details and tee timings, check website or call ahead.
Femsjøen is a popular lake in the country where one can enjoy a leisurely round of boating. With housing facilities and cabins around the lake, it is a frequent stop for holiday-makers. The deep lake has many islands and is known for its fishing opportunities and plenty of other outdoor activities.
Stromstad Aktivitet is a popular activity company that organizes company meetings, conferences, recreational activities and team building games for businesses. The recreational games conducted by Stromstad Aktivitet includes mug race, shooting air guns, five-fight among others. These games are meant to instill team bonding values among participants as well as to chisel their professional skills. Call ahead to know more.
Strömstad municipality is the westernmost of Sweden's administrative areas and sits directly on the Norwegian border. An underdeveloped area of Sweden, the region features much natural beauty as well as some hidden man-made gems tucked away in its forests and fjords, such as Alaska, the former estate of a conceptual artist who modeled her ideal home on the wilds of that other northern wilderness, and the village of Krokstrand, a village tucked into a breathtaking fjord that is home to a yearly world music festival.
Enjoy a day of bathing in the cool waters of Store Erte, a popular lake in the Halden municipality, where locals flock to during weekends. Experience a scenic hike upto the water-body on a cool Saturday morning and later rest your muscles in the blue waters. An outing of guaranteed fun, Store Erte should not be missed.