Guided mountainbike trail tours in Sälen

The vast highland plateau of Sälen has a lot to offer for mountain bike riders. Young and old, experienced or beginner, there is a trail for anyone if you know how to find them. And we do!

When you tag along a guided mountainbike trail tour with us, you will get to discover the best hidden trails and most beautiful terrain that the area has to offer. The guides at Fjälläventyr are passionate about helping new riders evolve in their trail riding in a safe and encouraging way, and to show experienced riders with a taste for epic downhill runs and hard climbs the hidden gems of the area. We adapt the tours to suit the participants and we make sure everyone gets a great experience of the Sälen outback. Our mission is to make new riders love the sport and to make experienced riders thrilled about the trails in Sälen.

There is a lot of well marked trails in Sälen. We know about the good ones, and above all we know the great ones not on the map, without signs and symbols showing you the way.

Our guides are also skilled instructors happy to share their knowledge and show you the techniques needed to take your riding to the next level. If you wish to learn the basics before you join a trail tour, have a look at our Get Started-course with lots of great basic techniques for riding

Feel free to bring your own bike, if you need equipment you can rent from us!

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MTB - Instructors

Ludwig Lind

Owner and CEO since 2002. Musher, Photographer, Guide, certified Wilderness First Responder

Born and raised in Sälen, from three generations of entrepreneurs in tourism and guiding. Started dogsledding at the age of eight and has been doing it ever since. "What I love about Fjälläventyr is how it connects nature, animals and likeminded adventurers. Trying something new keeps us young... and bold!"

+46 702 64 09 21
+46 280 210 11
ludwig@fjallaventyr.com

Björn Olsson

Mountain guide/ Bike Coach, Certified Wilderness First Responder

Passionate musher and adventurer in winter turns avid mountain biker in summer, Björn has been on bikes since he could walk. Loves the big climbs because they lead to epic descents, and to get new people hooked on riding bikes in the outback.

+46 768 81 33 30
+46 280 210 11
bjorn@fjallaventyr.com

Q&A - get prepared

What do I need to bring?

Bring your own kit or rent a bike and protection from us. You will require a modern trail bike, helmet and knee pads. Make sure you dress for the occasion. Helmet is mandatory on all tours, thin gloves and knee pads are recommended.

How do I dress?

Weather change fast in the mountains and it’s important to be prepared. Dress with layers and avoid cotton closest to your body. A warm sweater or rain jacket is practical to keep warm when we stop for breaks. Helmet is mandatory on all tours, thin gloves and knee pads are recommended.
For your feet – use sneakers with as flat sole as possible in order to get a good grip on the pedals. Basketball sneakers or similar shoes for indoor use is actually way better than trail running shoes with a rough tread pattern. Count on the shoes being wet and dirty when you get back from the tour!

WHAT HAPPENS IF THE WEATHER IS BAD?

We adapt the riding to the conditions but we normally don’t cancel.

Are children welcome?

We welcome youngsters from age 12 in the company of a parent

What insuances apply?

Mountain biking is done at your own risk, please look over your insurance cover before making the trip.

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