Exterior of the mountain station in Grövelsjön.

STF Grövelsjön Mountain station

Peace and quiet, fresh air and a sensitive use of the natural world characterise activities here, 816 metres above sea level on the slopes of Långfjället. Untold miles of trails and skiing tracks put a clear focus on safety and easy accessibility.



STF Grövelsjön Mountain station, 816 metres above sea level, is farthest up in the mountains of Dalarna on the Norwegian border and is an obvious starting point for those who want to hike or ski in a true mountain environment. There are miles of marked trails right outside the door, which is why many people stay here for a long time and return again and again in order to explore everything the area has to offer.
The Mountain station offers themed weeks for beginners as well as for those with more experience and the tours are adapted to both families and individuals. The location of the mountain station at the foot of Långfjället with a view of the Norwegian mountains creates a fantastic view and a beautiful environment in which to spend time. Because of the area’s special nature, several nature reserves and national parks have been established on both the Norwegian and Swedish sides of the border. They are natural areas that the mountain station guides know well and are happy to show you.
STF Grövelsjön Mountain Station is one of the world’s most environmentally friendly mountain facilities. The mountain station is certified by the Nordic Swan Ecolabel, their events have Nature’s Best quality label and their restaurant is KRAV labelled (organic) and only use top-quality organic produce. The Mountain station serve breakfast, lunch and dinner and are fully licensed. Special dietary requirements need to be ordered in advance. After a day outdoors, you can relax in the café, which serves waffles and offers “After Fjäll”, entertainment and refreshment after a day out in the mountains.
Staying at a mountain station an incomparable experience! They are neither a hotel, hostel nor a mountain refuge – they are something entirely special in between; accommodation in the middle of the mountains! They offer several different types of accommodation with a range of prices and levels of comfort. You can choose to stay comfortably with an en-suite shower and toilet or to have those facilities in the corridor. Choose between full or half board or to cook food in a bright self-catering kitchen in the annexe. In the main building you’ll find a sauna, several lounges, a ping-pong room and a play room. In the nearby area, they also have cabins with 6–8 beds. They also have camping pitches if you want to use your own tent or stay in a caravan.
Check.in is from 15:00 and check-out is no later than 10:00 on the day of departure. The reception is open between 08:30–19:30 during peak season.
Grövelsjön Mountain Station has a well-stocked sports and grocery shop. Here you can supplement your equipment and buy the provisions you need for your trip into the mountains, purchase any maps you might need, as well as clothes, medical supplies etc. In our rental shop you can rent most things you might need for your trip into the mountains in both summer and winter. It's recommended to book in advance when renting skiing equipment. In summer you can rent both canoes and bikes.

Good to know

  • Pets allowed
  • Sauna
  • Conference rooms
  • Restaurant
  • Wifi
  • Breakfast
  • Pets not allowed
  • Close to snowmobile track
  • charging station for car
  • InfoPoint