This is the route used for the "Birketest", and will determine whether your fitness level is good enough to take on the Birkebeiner MTB Race.
With Mosetertoppen as starting point, follow a dirt road to Moksjøen. At the tree-line, continue on gravel around lake Reinsvann and down to Nordseter. From Nordseter, follow the route trough an enchanting forest to Grøtåsen. At Grøtåsen there are some 300 metres of unridable terrain before you reach a fun and slightly technical track leading down to Turthaugveien. Turn left and follow the dirt road for approx. 5 km. Then turn right onto a trail leading towards Hafjell and Mosetertoppen. This is the route used for the “Birkentest”, and will determine whether your fitness level is good enough to take on the Birkebeiner MTB Race.