Old growth forest - day hiking tour

During this tour you will see great views, sparkling lakes and meet an old mossy forest with a soul.

An experienced wilderness guide and biologist give you a guided daytour in one of the nature reserves in the beautiful Svartedalen wilderness area 50 km north of Gothenburg.

This is a hiking tour that includes soup lunch and an afternoon coffee with Swedish fika. 

During the hike we tell you about the nature reserve that we visit and enjoy the calmness of the old mossy forest.


Hiking in a old Swedish forest
Hug an old tree
Old trees reaching against the sky
View over Bohuslän
Coffee with Art of Adventures
Old roots

Take humble steps between the tree trunks, there could be ents or trolls.

Mossy old forest


 Svartedalen wilderness area, 50 km north from Gothenburg Central Station. 

After booking you get more information about our meeting point.

Time of the year:

Monday-Friday during all seasons (we recommend spring, autumn and winter).


Around 8 h (depending on group ability) 

Starting time in the morning:


Group size:

5-10 people


1200 SEK/adult

850 SEK children under 16 years

Prices includs  soup lunch and Swedish coffee "fika"



To take part of this tour you have to be able to walk 10 km up and down on small paths, roots, stones and wet areas also gives a bit of challenge. Of course we adjust the pace after group ability. 

We stay in Gothenburg. How do we get to the meeting point in Svartedalen?

Since Svartedalen is a bit off commercial traffic, we recommend sharing a car or a rental car. If that’s not possible for you, bee in touch with us for another solution.

What should I bring with me and wear?

- Bring a small backpack with rain clothes  and a bottle of water containing 1,5 litres.

- Wear clothes according to weater and sturdy hiking boots.