The Ume River (Swedish: "Umeälven") is one of the main rivers in northern
Sweden. It is around 460 km (285 miles) long, and flows in a south-eastern direction from its source, the lake "Överuman" by the Norwegian border within the Scandinavian mountain range. For large parts, the European route E12, also known as Blå Vägen (Blue Route), follows its path.
It passes through lake
Storuman. It has been extensively cultivated for water power.
It drains into the
Gulf of Bothniaon Sweden's east coast at the small town Holmsund, just adjacent to the city of Umeå.
tributaryis the Vindel River.
Some of the other large rivers in northern Sweden:
* [http://www.umealven.com/welcome_to_vasterbotten.html Ume River]
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