Mountain Biking in Ylläs
The Ylläs mountain bike trails have a range of difficulty levels. You can enjoy some of the finest mountain biking experiences available by conquering the Kukastunturi fell. Surrounded by Finnish taiga Kukastunturi offers stunning scenery. The long-awaited Ylläs-Levi Mountain Bike Trail, which runs through the Pallas-Yllästunturi National Park, was opened in the summer of 2015. National Park opened most routes for biking in 2017, and several other cycling routes and destinations are located nearby.
Trails and Map
Ylläs’s mountain bike trail map provides information on mountain bike routes and their difficulty levels. Maps are sold by local companies and by Tourist Information at the Yllästunturi Visitor Centre Kellokas. The income from map sales is used to maintain and develop trails.
Ylläs Bike Park
Ylläs Bike Park is the place for downhill mountain biking - it has longest routes and most vertical in Finland. Easy blue trails suits first timers and beginners. Red trails offers more challenge for advanced bikers. Ylläs Bike Park is located in Sport Resort Ylläs, southern side of Ylläs fell.
Following services are bike friendly and has special knowledge on biking. They welcome cyclists warmly.
- Hidden Trails Lapland
- Lodge 67
- Selvä Pyy
- Sport Corner Ylläs
- Äkäslompolo Sportshop
- Yllästunturin luontokeskus Kellokas
How to Mountain Bike
Slow down when encountering hikers
Cyclist gives way to hikers
Stay on the marked trails
Avoid widening the trails and locking the brakes
Keep nature clean
Equipment rental and maintenance
There are several bike rentals in the Ylläs which hire mountain bikes and thick-wheeled fat bikes. They also provide bike maintenance and washing services. Also ask for guided mountain bike tours, on which you can learn the basics of mountain biking, or explore new routes safely with a local guide.
Lapland Safaris (Äkäslompolo)
Hill Ski Rent Ylläs
Read more: https://www.headskirent.fi/en/yllas
Check Maintenance Prices at Head Ski Rent Ylläs: https://www.headskirent.fi/en/yllas-prices