How to get here!
Svartberget Field Research Station is situated about seven kilometers northwest of Vindeln. From Vindeln, you can drive either route 363 towards Hällnäs and turn right to Svartberget via Abborrtjärn, or you can drive the route towards Botsmark and turn left at the sign “Svartbergets fältstation”.
Driving time from Umeå is about one hour.
Map. Source: Lantmäteriet
Nearly 100 years old
Svartberget Experimental Forest was established in 1923 by the Swedish Institute för Experimental Forestry. Forest Manager Oscar Henriksson was the director until the year 1956.