Cross Country in Lindvallen


Lindvallen offers excellent XC-biking with good gravel roads, forest roads and paths of various leves of difficulty and character. Lindvallen has biking to suit the whole family. Our XC-trails start at the trail centre by Experiumtorget. Being able to take the lift up the mountain and try out mountain biking is yet another dimension of XC-biking.


Grön Elljusspåret Green 3,5 km

Type of bike: MTB, Cyclecross
Surface: Tarmac and gravel jogging track and path
Character: Technically simple cycling, but hilly track.
Description: Start/end at the track centre, Experiumtorget. The trail follows walking/bicycle tracks to the illuminated track where you can experience real speed with great curves and crests.

Blå Åsarna Blue 5,5 km

Type of bike: MTB
Surface: Tarmac and gravel jogging track, plus dug-out and natural path.
Character: Hilly track with a few machine-dug sections.
Description: Start/end at the track centre, Experiumtorget. The trail follows walking/bicycle tracks to the illuminated track where you can experience real speed with great curves and crests. It splits from the illuminated track on a few side trails, and has an extension that connects to Kråkan track. There are a few side trails from the jogging track where particular attention must be paid at track crossings.

Blå Bianchi XC Blue 1 km 

Type of bike: MTB
Surface: Dug-out path.
Character: Fast sprint track with technical sections, climbs and banked curves.
Description: Start/end at the track centre, Experiumtorget. The trail is a machine-dug single track, which suits both beginners and advanced bikers. It contains many different technical sections. Just keep going!

Blå Hälla Blue 39 km

Type of bike: MTB/Cyclecross
Description: Starting point is at the trail head at ‘Experiumtorget’. Follow the marked route towards the roundabout at Statoil gas station. Continue straight through the roundabouts and follow what turns into a gravel road past Gubbmyren. After approx 13 km turn right at the first 4-way crossing then continue straight on at the second crossing. Continue straight ahead on the wider road which follows the Västerdalälven riverbank for approx. 12.5 km until you reach the northernmost bridge in Sälen. In order to get back up the mountain turn right at the bridge and follow the ‘Gamla Fjällvägen’ road up the hill. This is quite a climb so try to save some energy for this section of the route.

Röd Östfjället Red 21 km t.o.r

Type of bike: MTB 
Surface: Tarmac/gravel road and gravel hiking trail.
Character: Technically simple cycling with challenging ascents in places.
Description: Start at the trail centre, Experiumtorget. Take Gustav III lift up the mountain (single ticket). Then follow the hiking trail via Apotekarestugan down to Gammelgården. Then continue along Kungsleden to Östfjällsstugan cabin. The same way in return back up to Lindvallen summit, where the trail ends. To get down the mountain you can follow ‘Rosa Leden’ trail (blue downhill) or take the lift down.

Röd Connection to: King of the Hill Red 1 km

Type of bike: MTB/Cyclecross
Surface: Tarmac/Gravel road
Character: Only connection to ‘King of the Hill’, which has its official start in Sälen village.
Description: Start at the trail centre, Experiumtorget. The trail is signposted in one direction out to the real ‘King of the Hill’ trail from Sälen village. Then continue over towards Gubbmyren on the jogging track and on the gravel road via Köarskär and Sälfjällstangen up to the summit in Lindvallen.
Alternative: Take ‘Rosa Leden’ down the mountain, which is a blue downhill trail.

Svart Hemfjället Black 24 km

Type of bike: MTB
Surface: Gravel road, path/hiking trail
Character: Beautiful mountain biking that is very technical in places. The last 2 km before Hemfjällstangen is very stony; count on having to walk this part. The rest is a gravel road. Not suitable for rainy days. Incredibly beautiful surroundings with views stretching for miles.
Description: Start at the trail centre, Experiumtorget. Take Gustav III lift up the mountain (single ticket). Follow the ski/hiking trail from Gustav III mountain over Hemfjället to Hemfjällstangen, approximately 8 km. Then take Grusvägen through Hemfjällstangen, keeping left. After about 3 km turn left towards Lindvallen at the four-way intersection.