Hiking - a respite for the soul

Explore Nature Through Hiking in Orsa Grönklitt

Hiking is a great way to immerse yourself in the beauty of nature and explore the terrain around Orsa Grönklitt. From short and easy walks to challenging multi-day treks, there are hiking trails suitable for everyone.

Simply grab your sneakers and a backpack filled with water and snacks for a quick trip, or rent specialized equipment for longer journeys. At The Cross Country Center, you can also rent walking poles and baby carriers.

Siljansleden passes through Orsa Grönklitt, while Fryksås fäbod is a few kilometers away and offers a fantastic view of Orsasjön and Siljan. The Rädsjön hiking trail provides a wonderful nature experience. Nordic walking is perfect for those looking to raise their heart rate, with Söderbacken and Mellanbacken offering steep climbs. For a more moderate walk, choose one of the flatter trails on the map.

During autumn, Orsa Grönklitt is a great spot for berry and mushroom picking. At The Cross Country Center, you can find all the equipment and tips you need for your hiking adventure.


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Guided tour

Experience the stunning environment of Orsa Grönklitt with a knowledgeable guide who knows the area inside out. Our guided tours are perfect for families who want to maximize their visit with us.

Get in touch with our team at The Cross Country Center for more information and to book your tour.

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The Cross Country Center

Find everything you need for a successful hiking trip in Orsa Grönklitt at The Cross Country Centre. From hiking equipment to baby carriers for rent, we have you covered. Our knowledgeable staff can also provide information and tips on different trails suitable for you and your family.

Bärra's adventure trail

Experience a fun and exciting adventure trail that begins behind the Cross-Country Center and weaves its way through the forest, down to Rädsjön and then back to the center. Challenge your balance and strength as you navigate through obstacle courses, mazes, logs, stones, and water.

Our trails

Explore the wilderness of Orsa Grönklitt!

Björntjärnsturen 8 km
Wilderness Tour 7 km
Grönklitt Trail 12 km
Böllingmyren 11 km
Green Mile 10 km
Rädsjön around 5 km
Fryksås r/t 4 km
Stugrundan 4 km
Grönklitt Hill Race 11 km
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Trail map for hiking

Discover the beauty of Orsa Grönklitt's hiking trails with our comprehensive trail map, available now!

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Quiz Walk at Rädsjön

Discover nature with your family through the quiz walk around Rädsjön. Purchase tip trays for SEK 40/pc at The Cross Country Center or Guest Center, and hand in your badge to enter the raffle for great prizes. It's a perfect family activity to have fun and learn at the same time!

Berry and Mushroom Picking

In the fall, Orsa Grönklitt offers a great opportunity for berry and mushroom picking. With the forest right outside the door, all you need is a pair of boots, a packed lunch, and a bucket or basket.

5 tips for hiking

- Wear comfortable and appropriate footwear: A good pair of hiking shoes or boots with good grip and support is essential to prevent injuries and ensure a comfortable hiking experience.
- Dress appropriately: Dress in layers and wear moisture-wicking clothes to stay comfortable in varying weather conditions. Don't forget a hat, sunglasses, and sunscreen.
- Bring enough water and snacks: Stay hydrated and fueled with plenty of water and snacks. Plan for at least one liter of water per person for a few hours of hiking.
- Plan your route: Know your route and trail difficulty ahead of time to ensure you have enough time and energy to complete it. Don't forget to bring a map, compass or GPS device, and a first aid kit.
- Leave no trace: Respect nature and leave it as you found it. Take all your trash with you and don't disturb the flora and fauna.