Hindersöstallarna, Hindersön, Stor-Brändön, and Långön ice road

Hindersöstallarna, Hindersön, Stor-Brändön, and Långön ice road

The longest ice road 15 km (9.3 mi) in Sweden is located in the Luleå Archipelago, Bothnian Bay (in the northernmost part of the Gulf of Bothnia). It starts in the port of Hindersöstallarna and connects the islands Hindersön, Stor-Brändön, and Långön with the mainland.

Luleå is a city on the coast of northern Sweden, seat of Luleå Municipality and the capital of Norrbotten County, located in the Bothnian Bay or Bay of Bothnia, the northernmost part of the Gulf of Bothnia, the northern part of the Baltic Sea.
The ice road is usually open from January to April and has a weight restriction of 2-4 t (2.0-3.9 long tons; 2.2-4.4 short tons).
Pic: http://visitlulea.se/en/besoekare/tellus/1217397/Ice-roads-in-Lule--archipelago/

 

 

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