Rapa Valley

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Rapa Valley (Rapadalen, Ráhpavágge)
Valley
Nedre-rapadalen-25.jpg
The lower Rapa Valley
Country Sweden
County Norrbotten
Municipality Jokkmokk
River Rapa River
Length 35 km (22 mi)

The Rapa Valley (Swedish: Rapadalen, Sami: Ráhpavágge) is a 35 km long valley in Sweden and the largest in the Sarek National Park, part of the Laponian area.[1] The Rapa River runs through the valley, which is surrounded by steep mountains.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Segnestam, Mats. "Sareks nationalpark". Nationalencyklopedin (in Swedish). Retrieved 18 July 2010.  (subscription required)

Further reading[edit]

Coordinates: 67°16′N 17°47′E / 67.267°N 17.783°E / 67.267; 17.783