Road cycling routes
Our favorite road cycling routes in northern Småland, Sweden. Find your best time trial, coffee ride or just a general great bicycle ride.
A mountainbike route covering a distance of 45km with an easier type of trails and some gravel roads. Nice views, Swedish landscapes as well as forests and lakes.
Heading out from the city park of Jönköping you will ride trails just above the city center and Stadsparken, home of football elite team J-Södra. From here the route passes the waters of Dalvik before we reach Baslandia, an urban exploring opportunity.
Slowly we climb over Järstorp and for a short while follow a pilgrim route to reach the farm at Lalleryd. Hiking trail Bankerydsleden will take you onward from here.
A pretty hard climbt is followed by beautiful forests, single track and some more climbing. Some kilometers later the route head back towards Jönköping, passing Risbrodammen, before following Bankerydsleden for a bit.
Älgafall (fall of the moose) is another classic gravel route in the area that you only will touch upon during this route. Hard packed gravel roads know takes you the final stretch to Lake Axamo and Västersjön (why not take a swim). Finally, this MTB route ends up with some downhill trail in Vattenledningsparken.