The dense forests of Bergslagen around Skinnskatteberg, just a couple of hours drive northwest of the capital, are a good place to encounter the magnificent 'king of the Swedish forest', moose, in its natural habitat. Its many lakes and watercourses bear ample evidence of beaver activity.
- Where: Northern Svealand
- Ideal for viewing: moose, wolf, black grouse, great grey owl, Eurasian beaver
- Excellent for: Photography tours with Nick Garbutt