Big yellow house.

Snöå bruk

In Snöån you will find one of our municipality's most beautiful areas. Here you can also visit skogsarbetarbyn or eat food on the famous restaurant.



1811 Snöå Bruk was founded as an ironworks with forge. Snöåns streams used as the power source for the hammer forge. The surrounding forests gave coal to the ovens. Still you can see the stone foundation to forge in the rapids. Left in the area of usage time is also a saw and a grinder that both were driven by the rapids. Although the main building originates from the usage time. The mill was shut down in 1866.


Go from Vansbro E16 towards Borlänge through Dala-Järna. Turn left at the sign Snöå Bruk.