Sweden, Swedish Lapland. 2014/08/08. Muddus National Park, situated in the town of Jokkmokk and Gallivare, Norrbotten County, in northernmost Sweden, above the Arctic circle. Founded in 1942, the park consists of a network of peat bogs and an old-growth forest. Registered as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. It also belongs to the network of nature protection areas "Natura 2000".