Boardwalk over wet areas.


  • Visiting address: Härsjövägen , 780 51 Dala-Järna

Do you want to make a shorter hiking trip but still have a memorable experience of nature, Hästängsleden is a good option.



Length: 3 km - 6 km.

Trail marking: orange marking on trees or poles.

Starting point: Start at Glatjärn bathing place.

Difficulty: Easy.

Trail Description: Hästängsleden is about 6 km hiking through the beautiful nature reserve Hästängsflotten. There are barbecue areas, log cabins and the possibility of spending the night in a charcoal hut. The trail is paved over wet areas. You walk over Hästängsåsen and sometimes you have a mile-wide view of the bog landscape.
Shorter distance 3 km around the ridge continue Härjsjövägen past Glatjärn and and turn off at the signpost towards Hästängsleden.


From Vansbro E16, turn right down on the RV 26 towards Filipstad. After about 300 m turn left towards Uppsälje. Go about 6 km and turn right towards the Rutån. Drive about 2 km, turn left at the sign nature reserve. Here you can park your car and walk to Hästängsledens start.