Picture taken by Bikingbookworm
LocationKiruna, Norrbotten, Sweden
SurfaceGravel, Grass, Water
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Koltaluokta is a turfzone in the municipality of Kiruna in the region of Norrbotten in Sweden. The zone is located in the province of Lapland.


This zone is placed by the Ferry slip in Koltaluokta by the border lake of Kilpisjärvi, near the border to Finland.


Koltaluokta, or Golddaluokta, is a bay in the lake Kilpisjärvi in Lapland in Sweden.

Koltaluokta is located where a detour from the hiking trail "Nordkalottleden" from the south of the cottage "Pältsastugan" (owned by the Swedish Tourist Association) reaches the border with Finland at the northern end of Lake Kilpisjärvi, three kilometers south of the Three-Country Cairn. There is a jetty with a boat connection with the tourist boat M/S Malla in summer with the village Kilpisjärvi in Finland. There is also the zone 3RikesFärjan.

Near the beach there are a few holiday homes and a kilometer inland a former Sami residence, which belonged to the Könkämä Sami village. Immediately east of the border with Finland is the nature reserve Malla. A hiking trail and a snowmobile trail north to the Three-Country Cairn.


Nearby zones[edit]

Nearest zone is SnarTrenig that is located about two kilometers to the northeast, not far from the Three-Country Cairn.

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