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Downhill biking in the Fjell & Fjord region, Norway - Photo: Benjamin Hjort
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Downhill biking in the Fjell & Fjord region, Norway Photo: Benjamin Hjort

Downhill biking in the Fjell & Fjord region

Downhill cycling suits adrenaline seeking cyclists with some experience. Rent a bike, or bring your own.

Hallingdal offers good downhill cycling. Nesbyen is known for high speed riding and has shuttle based downhill biking, while HemsedalGeilo and Ål have summer ski lifts that take you to the top of the tracks.

Season

The season lasts from the end of May or the end of June to the end of September (depending on the destination).

Bike rental

Bike rental is offered in all destinations in the region. Quality and maintenance vary from place to place. Experienced cyclists are advised to bring their own bike or make arrangements in advance.

Bike transfer

The famous Bergen railway passes through the Fjell & Fjord region. You can bring your bike on trains and buses or take a local bike taxi.

Where to stay 

You will find overnight accommodation in all categories and to suit all budgets in the Fjell & Fjord region. Stay on a farm or mountain farm, in a cosy Hallingstue or stabbur, in small mountain inns or at luxury hotels of the highest standard. More information about accommodation is available at the official website for the Fjell & Fjord region.

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Last updated:  24 February 2014

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Downhill biking in the Fjell & Fjord region, Norway - Photo: Benjamin Hjort

Downhill biking in the Fjell & Fjord region

Downhill cycling suits adrenaline seeking cyclists with some experience. Rent a bike, or bring your own.

Downhill biking in the Fjell & Fjord region

Source: Visitnorway

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Watch films and read articles from our summer tour in Fjord Norway. River rafting and glacier walking are two of many holiday activities.

Mountain biking in the Fjell & Fjord region

Ride the historic Navvies’ Road along the Oslo-Bergen railway and marvel at the scenery with mountains, snowdrifts, glaciers, rivers and waterfalls.

What to do in the Hardangerfjord Region

Hiking on Hardangervidda Mountain Plateau, glacier walking on Folgefonna and fjord cruises are popular ways of experiencing this region of contrast.

What to do in the Fjell & Fjord region

Cycle from the mountains to the fjords, go hiking in the national parks and mountain plateaus or experience wild animals up close.

About the Fjell & Fjord region

Gol in Hallingdal

Spend some days in the small town of Gol, and enjoy activities such as hiking and fishing during the summer, and skiing during the winter.

Ål in Hallingdal

In Ål you can enjoy outdoor activities and a number of cultural events.

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