Beaches in Sjötorp

Sjötorp, Mariestad

Lake Vänern

There is a nice beach in central Sjötorp. Easy access and child friendly. One big and several smaller bays can be found north of the quest harbour. The big one has changing rooms and toilets.

North of Sjötorp along the coast of Vänern and road 26 you find several beaches. Klevasand and Askevikbadet are the biggest ones. Askevikbadets beach is located by the camping site Asekvik. Here is also a kiosk and a restaurant.

Göta canal

It is allowed to swim in the canal but for your own safety make sure you are always at least 50 meter from locks and bridges. There are strong currents when a lock is emptied or filled and the bridges are movable.


Drive E20 north from Mariestad towards Stockholm. After about 6,3 km turn left on to road 26 towards Mora/Gullspång. Contiune 10 km and then turn left to Sjötorp.

Bus 512 leaves from Mariestad bus station to Sjötorp Torget (square).
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