River and industrial heritage.

Rotensugnet Nature Reserve

Nature reserve & Natura 2000 area. With large areas of natural forest and Rotälven and Rällan flowing through the nature reserve its formed this deep canyonlike fissures that form a beautiful waterfall before the confluence. Natural forests have been ravaged by forest fires over the years.



In 2005 the old shed burnt down and a new one was made. It is possible to walk in the area and see the old dammwall with sluice gates that once made ​​it possible to transport the timber past the waterfall on the floating pipe.
To get a good view, just follow the path below Rotensugnet and cross Rällån via footbridge and follow uphill Älåsen. The trail is about 3 km.

Within the reserve it is not allowed to ...
- Do damage to the soil or geological objects
- damage living or dead
- standing or fallen
- trees and bushes
- pick or dig up flowers, mosses, lichens and wood fungi / mushrooms
- fire on anything other than the designated spot
- implantation of the area alien plant - or species
- drive a motor vehicle in the terrain. Driving may be made in connection with rescue operations.
- disturb wildlife such as by climbing the nest trees or knowingly reside closer to a prediatorial birdnest, den or burrow than 100 meters
- bring unleashed dogs.


From Älvdalen center: Drive RV70 towards Särna. Turn right in Rot towards Sveg. Turn left towards Sveg. Turn left towards Navardalen across the bridge at Jöllen. Follow the road until there is a sign to the right towards the Root Oven. Follow the road to Rotensugnet and turn right towards Trollbäcken. After a couple of hundred meters you come to the Rotensugnet Nature Reserve.