Simlångsdalen Badplats – Blue Clockwise

There are three separate Blue trails within the valley. This is the central blue route, around the lake Simlången. The trail is not overly hilly, though it has a few steep climbs. It is mostly on farm tracks, with only a few km of single track. My 73 year old dad rode this recently onContinue reading “Simlångsdalen Badplats – Blue Clockwise”

Skedala Orange Loop Counter Clockwise

Orange is a technical route with some tough climbs, and some tougher descents. There are a few sections that I would consider to be downhill. It has seen a lot of trail development in 2020 by Halmstad MTB club. It now features some berms and jumps. It’s a pretty dry trail, and it has someContinue reading “Skedala Orange Loop Counter Clockwise”

Skedala White Clockwise Loop

Not much climbing, for a relatively simple loop with a few hazards that are easy to avoid. A good beginner’s loop, matches well with laps on Yellow or Blue. Beware of extremely muddy spots at the bottom of drops. Avoid this loop when it’s wet. GPX files. White trail begins at the Torvsjön parking lot,Continue reading “Skedala White Clockwise Loop”

Skedala Red Loop Clockwise

Starting at Skedalaskog Vastra entrance (or cycling in from town on the back trails, coming soon). This is the most wilderness loop available in Skedala. If you are looking to get away from the hikers, and do a long ride on tough single track, than this ride is for you. This route has segments thatContinue reading “Skedala Red Loop Clockwise”

Skedala Yellow Loop Clockwise (K2 variant)

The yellow route is not a difficult ride. The trail is not overly rocky or rooted, and there are not any tough climbs. It’s a great starter trail…but it has a downside. Yellow is one of the wettest trails in a wet park. GPX files. The trail begins on a long, gentle climb up aContinue reading “Skedala Yellow Loop Clockwise (K2 variant)”

Skedala Green Loop (Djungel Run variation) Clockwise

Technical, fun, challenging, wet trail that is well marked. Skedala, the heart of Halmstad’s mountain biking community, features a wide range of trails. One of the most popular, and technical, is the green loop. Starting from the Torvsjön/Ön parking lot off of Hwy. 25, a great spot for swimming, hiking and barbecuing with the family.Continue reading “Skedala Green Loop (Djungel Run variation) Clockwise”