Bike rental in Askersund
Askersund, at the northern end of the lake Vättern, is surrounded by nature and water. Cycling here gives you experiences that can turn into happy, wonderful memories that will last for a long time. When you rent a bike in Askersund, the mountain bike trails, gravel roads, and long beautiful asphalt roads are waiting to be explored.
Bergslagen Cycling, Sweden's largest cycling area
Askersund is part of the area known as Bergslagen Cycling, Sweden's largest area for cycling. A vacation in Askersund is perfect for cycling, and the town has a lot to offer both from the bicycle saddle and when you want to take a break. At the harbor you can eat good food, have coffee, look into the small craft stalls and look at exhibitions. Here is also a beach promenade that gives nice views of the water, and Stjernsund Castle among other things.
When you rent a bicycle in Askersund: Tips on bicycle routes
Once you have picked up the bike, it doesn't take much pedaling before you're surrounded by nature. Choose from everything from gravel roads and forest trails to easily cycled asphalt roads and cycle paths. Here are some tips on cycling routes in Askersund:
• Cycle to the lake Laxsjön, a tour of 39 km with some slopes. Here you cycle mainly on gravel roads, with the goal of cycling to Östra Laxsjön and back. Great opportunities both for having a swim in the lake halfway and to set up the picnic basket.
• Cycle around the lake Åmmelången. The lakes around Askersund are many! If you cycle around Åmmelången, you get a cycle tour of 28 km, easy surfaces on asphalt and gravel roads.
• The Mine route and the archipelago, just over 40 km on gravel and asphalt. You cycle past the nature reserves Klåvudden and Harge uddar, and get to see both water and forests. Among other things, you pass the small town Zinkgruvan (the Zinc Mine), which has had mining since the 19th century, and the swimming place Hargebaden, which is also known as Närke's Riviera.
Of course, there are also many other routes to discover, both shorter and longer. Here are bike rides that suit both families with children and those who want to challenge themselves.
Mountain biking and MTB trails in Askersund
The opportunities for mountain biking in Askersund are many. For example there's a 39 km long trail that starts from the sports ground Solberga, mostly on gravel roads. Along the trail another trails joins up, Vinnaskogen, 10 km on a beautiful forest road through pastures and on paths in the forest, with a higher challenge technically. Just east of Askersund you will find Rönneshytta, with a 19 km long mountain bike trail on sandy paths.
Rent bikes in Askersund - book easily online
Bike rental online makes it both easy and safe for you to rent bikes in Askersund. A relaxing cycling holiday with family, friends or partner, or a fast-paced adventure? The choice is yours.
Rent a bike Askersund
All bike rental is booked online.
Monday - Sunday: 10:00 – 18:00
It is possible to pick-up and return the bike outside our opening hours, please add this in the order message before submitting your booking.
You can call / chat / e-mail us between 8am to 8pm every day.