By in southern Dalarna, a place where you are always close to the nature.
Here are the lakes, the open agricultural landscape, the wild rapids and the grandeur of the woods side by side. Here you walk in woodlands rich in berries and mushrooms and it is very likely that you will see deer, elk, osprey and many other wild animals and birds. Do you want to see and experience more than the fantastic nature, than By vicinity has a lot to offer.
A few hundred meters from the Avesta kanotcenter's is Storbyns ryttare located, a stable with horseback riding lessons, riding camps, child and adult rides, equestrian shop, cafe www.storbynsryttare.com/
Next door to the canoe center you will find Nilses la'gård. Some Saturdays during the summer is the old fashioned market here with locally produced crafts and products.
The Falkudden camping (about 3km walk) has a pleasant sandy beach and jetties, They also have a cafe with light meals.
About 2 km from the canoe center is a 10 km long jogging track in the woods.
Homested with exhibitions, midsummer celebrations. Arts and crafts with hand-woven items, pottery, etc. Cafeteria & catering.
The local church of By village, built in 1793, with an altarpiece from the 1500s which is made in Brussels.
By Slånkvicku is a cultural and natural week, with activities for all ages and all the senses. For each day of the week 30 is a solid program. Yuo will find more information at www.slankvicku.se