Hösås Nature reserve

A small Naturreserve. This reserve protects an amount of ash-trees. From the parkinglot begin a hiking-trail which are 2 km.
The European ash  in Hösås among the northernmost in Scandinavia. The nature reserve Hösås houses of Värmland get askbestånd. The box is special in many ways, and it is an art that requires good nutritional conditions and offers many other organisms a living space. Examples are lichens, mosses, fungi, insects and molluscs. The ash is also a culturally important trees. The box has been fed to the animals by lövtäkt, called pollarding. The collected dried branches with leaves on. Remains of a jätteask, the so-called askmonumentet, is located just north of the Reserve.
Opening hours
INFO
Place
Year around
Organizer
Name
Hösås naturreservat
Address
Gillbergavägen
661 95 Värmlands Nysäter
Municipality: Säffle
Description
Reservatet bildades för att bevara askbeståndet och de växtsamhällen som finns i området samt att främja naturstudier och friluftsliv för allmänheten.
Directions
Road 175 north of Nysäter
Go back
Värmlands Nysäter
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Activities
Family
Nature
Natural attractions
Open all year
Hiking