Nils Pettersen is the owner of Stuenes Lodge and Stuenes Farm. Stuenes has been in Nils’s family for 5 generations and it used to be a sheep farm.

Nils is an avid outdoors enthusiast and a fly-fisherman with an exceptional knowledge of the local area, bush-craft, and general outdoors man-ship.

Nils had a vision of sharing his passion for fishing and the outdoors with outdoor enthusiasts from all over the world and that is how Stuenes Lodge became a reality in 2003.

Today Stuenes Lodge is a home away from home. A place for relaxation in beautiful serene and private surroundings, where you can experience nature, wildlife, and many outdoor activities during every season and world-class salmon fishing.

Stuenes AS practices Leave No Trace, which is a set of outdoor ethics principles promoting conservation in the outdoors by trying to minimize the recreational impact on nature, wildlife, and ecosystems.

Siw Hermanstad

General manager
Siw Hermanstad is the general manager in Stuenes. She is a media and communication professional with an international experience in producing outdoor adventure television programming. She was born in Trondheim, Norway and has spent 18 years studying and working in California, U.S. Siw is a certified Wilderness First Responder and an outdoors enthusiast that enjoys every season; hiking, kayaking, rock climbing, skiing and photography. Siw joined Stuenes Lodge in 2018.

Nils Pettersen

Nils-Roger Pettersen is the owner of the Stuenes family farm in Lakselva. Chairman of the board of Lakselv Landowner Association since year 2000 and the Chairman of the board of Norwegian Salmon Rivers Association for six years, from 2010-2016. Education from the Armed Forces and an electric power education from Tromsø School of Education. Runs and owns the telecommunications company Tundranett AS. An avid outdoors man, spending most of his free time with his girlfriend Marit Holm and their dogs in the outdoors.