Canoe Routes in Oskarshamn
Emån is one of Sweden's biggest watercourses and offers both calm, scenic stretches as well as wild rapids for canoeing. The experienced and beginner can find suitable canoeing here. Högsby can also offer canoeing in a number of lakes and flowing watercourses.
The last stage in the river Emån. Put-in is approx. 70 m downstream from Emsfors floodgates. The route continues out towards the Baltic Sea. Take-out occurs right before E22 highway, by the Em resting place.
, phone +46 (0)491-881 88
You can purchase the book "Canoeing on the Emån"
at the Tourist Office and read more about:
Emån - river in Småland
Trip suggestions - planning map, stages
Canoeing and Emån's delicate wildlife
Fishing in Emån
Canoe technology and equipment
Right of Public Access - Everyone's Responsibility
Calm paddling. You put in by Mörtfors bathing area. The route heads north towards Mörtfors community, where a take-out is required in order to continue. Take-out occurs to the left, after the bridge. You put in again approx. 100 m downstream from the mill. The route continues towards Solstadström, where there is a take-out approx. 500 m downstream before the boat houses - if you don't prefer to continue paddling to Misterhults archipelago.