Åskaken

Lake,

Sweden

Åskaken

Post office with post buses, Sysslebäck, Dalby, Värmland, Sweden The post office in Sysslebäck, with the post buses. 

Poststationen i Sysslebäck, med postbussarna. 

Parish (socken): Dalby
Province (landskap): Värmland 
Municipality (kommun): Torsby
County (län): Värmland 

Photograph by: Unknown. Almquist & Cöster
Date: 1925-1950
Format: Cliché, film with text

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Post office with post buses, Sysslebäck, Dalby, Värmland, Sweden Credit: Swedish National Heritage Board

Lake Askaken is a beautiful freshwater lake located in the southern part of Sweden, close to the town of Vaxjo. The lake has a surface area of approximately 5 square kilometers and is known for its crystal-clear water, which makes it an ideal destination for fishing, swimming, and boating.

The lake is surrounded by dense forests and rolling hills, creating a picturesque and serene setting for visitors. The shoreline is mainly rocky with a few sandy beaches, and the lake is home to several species of fish, including pike, perch, and bream.

The lake is also a popular spot for birdwatching, as it attracts a variety of waterfowl and wading birds. Visitors can observe species such as mallards, grebes, and herons in their natural habitat.

In addition to its natural beauty, Lake Askaken is also home to several small islands, some of which are accessible by boat. The largest of these islands is called Vagholmen, and it is a popular destination for picnics and camping.

Overall, Lake Askaken is a stunning natural wonder that offers a variety of activities for visitors of all ages and interests.

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Åskaken Images

Images are sourced within 20km of lat/long (60.6/13.33333).

Post office with post buses, Sysslebäck, Dalby, Värmland, Sweden The post office in Sysslebäck, with the post buses. 

Poststationen i Sysslebäck, med postbussarna. 

Parish (socken): Dalby
Province (landskap): Värmland 
Municipality (kommun): Torsby
County (län): Värmland 

Photograph by: Unknown. Almquist & Cöster
Date: 1925-1950
Format: Cliché, film with text

Persistent URL: <a href="https://kmb.raa.se/cocoon/bild/show-image.html?id=16001000324684" rel="noreferrer nofollow">kmb.raa.se/cocoon/bild/show-image.html?id=16001000324684</a>
Post office with post buses, Sysslebäck, Dalby, Värmland, Sweden
The post office in Sysslebäck, with the post buses. Poststationen i Sysslebäck, med postbussarna. Parish (socken): Dalby Province (landskap): Värmland Municipality (kommun): Torsby County (län): Värmland Photograph by: Unknown. Almquist & Cöster Date: 1925-1950 Format: Cliché, film with text Persistent URL: kmb.raa.se/cocoon/bild/show-image.html?id=16001000324684
Hökuggla, Dalarna, Juni 2017 Hawk Owl, Surnia ulula
Hökuggla, Dalarna, Juni 2017
Hawk Owl, Surnia ulula
Hökuggla, Dalarna, Juni 2017 Hawk Owl, Surnia ulula
Hökuggla, Dalarna, Juni 2017
Hawk Owl, Surnia ulula
Ambjörby bridge
Ambjörby bridge
Loaded and ready James' photo.  Our Inkas 525 canoe packed with all our camping gear and ready to launch.
Loaded and ready
James' photo. Our Inkas 525 canoe packed with all our camping gear and ready to launch.
Morning on Klarälven
Morning on Klarälven
Campsite facilities These were the facilities at Likenäs - the tiny hut that was our aim point as we came in to land turned out to be an earth closet -  not very salubrious but better than the alternative
Campsite facilities
These were the facilities at Likenäs - the tiny hut that was our aim point as we came in to land turned out to be an earth closet - not very salubrious but better than the alternative
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Åskaken is a lake in , Sweden. It has an elevation of 413 meters above sea level. Information correct as at Friday 14th January 1994.

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///remote.inclination.clearance. Near Malung, Dalarna

 

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