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Bike trip suggestion: Around Leksdalsvatnet/Lake Leksdal

  • Sjøfartsgata 2A, Verdal
  • +47 74401716
  •  /  km From You
Overview
Details

The trip around Leksdalsvatnet can be cycled in one go, or as two to three separate trips.

Type: Cycling, Road Cycling
Grade: Medium
Length: approx 75.8 km
Duration: 5 hours
Suitable for: Adults

See map on ut.no

or english description with a small map here.

Starting point
Start your tour at the tourist office where there is free parking, bike rentals, sale of maps and trail guidance.

Information about the trip
Cycle paths to Sørlia, continue over Bruem where there are breathtaking views. It is a bit steep, but the view comensates for thist

Continue through Bjørka to Skeifeltet - the field is believed to be North Trøndelag's largest burial ground, dating to approximately 800 AD

The tour continues to Lysheim and further south to Stiklestad. If you wish, the trip can be shortened  here just above the north end of Leksdalsvatnet and towards Henning (see map).

At the south end of the lake, you can bike down to Stiklestad National Cultural Center for lunch, tour or just a break before continuing north on the east side of the lake.

By Sæli just south of Vegmo take the county road and bike onto the road to Henning Church. The road passes through a farm with horses so use caution. Continue to Skarpnes, then on to Røli and  Trana via the road by Bruem (farm with distinct "tower"), take the side road to the left where the main road bends to the right and continue to Trana Marka / Trana, down Tranabakken (Trana Hill) straight down to the centre.

For more information about what to do in Levanger, Verdal, Inderøy, STeinkjer and Snåsa.


  • Last Updated:
  • Source: Innherred Reiseliv

General

Accessibility
  • Adapted for disabled
Effort level
  • Easy
  • Medium
Landscape
  • Coastal area
  • Forest area
  • Mountain area
Season
  • All year
  • Autumn
  • Spring
  • Summer
Target group
  • Kids & family

Outdoor Activities

Activities
  • Forest hiking
  • Hiking
  • Historical walk
  • Hunting and fishing
  • Sea fishing
Biking
  • Bike route/tour
Canoeing & kayaking
  • Kayaking
Cross-country skiing
  • Marked cross-country ski trails
Fishing
  • Fishing license required
  • Freshwater fishing
Hiking
  • Multi-day (one or more days)
  • Short hikes (1-4 hours)
Green Travel
The Bike trip suggestion: Around Leksdalsvatnet/Lake Leksdal has obtained certification for their environmental efforts by:
Environmental certification of private and public enterprises, also tourism.
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Verdal, Norway
The latitude and longitude
63° 47' 46" N / 11° 33' 40" E
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