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What a wonderful experience to learn about the elk (aka moose if you are from North America), spend... read more

Reviewed November 4, 2017
khoward67
tips for getting there via public transport from Umea

Come on, how often do you get to pet a moose?! Not to mention eat moose cheese and eat moose stew... read more

Reviewed July 27, 2016
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Reviewed November 4, 2017

What a wonderful experience to learn about the elk (aka moose if you are from North America), spend time with them, feed them and generally enjoy them. The tour starts with a video presentation with some information on elk. The video is available in Swedish,...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank khoward67
Reviewed July 27, 2016

Come on, how often do you get to pet a moose?! Not to mention eat moose cheese and eat moose stew. Apparently, moose is something people in Sweden eat, but that you won't find in restaurants. As they explained during the tour, for various reasons,...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank nlgenxer
Reviewed June 25, 2016

Went here with a group of friends, looked a little unpromising from the outside but was actually a fascinating place to visit. Started with lunch ( as you do ! ) - elk stew, very tasty but we tried not to think about the elks...More

Date of experience: June 2016
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Reviewed June 12, 2016 via mobile

Nice place to visit, wouldn't make a special trip. Little difficult with really small children. For older know kids, nice museum and short movie. Able to get close to the Elk and pet and feed them. Saw a calf 2 hours old!

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank Seeties
Reviewed August 22, 2013

I wouldn't make a special trip for this place but if you are in the area it'd definitely worth a visit. I would recommend going at lunch time as they have a most excellent lunch special at a great price. This is a family run...More

Date of experience: August 2013
Thank Sue A
Reviewed June 27, 2013

visited this while staying with friends for Midsummer celebrations. I'm not really an animal lover but this was fantastic. You could get up close to the animals in their home environment & feed them. Also the guide had perfect english and gave a detailed history...More

Date of experience: May 2013
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