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The very nice area of northwest Malären.
Stömsholms Canal | Sweden: Characteristics & Overview
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For beginners (many locks)
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Used by tourists only
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Hjälmare Canal | Sweden
makes a journey to the past of the Swedish industry possible; with old ironwork towns like Surahammar etc. The settlement of Ängelsberg with its well maintained foundries are even in the register of UNESCO memorials.
Headroom on this waterway is by 2 m only and, for the middle European skipper, it's a long way to go!