Winter activities

Here in the north of Dalarna there are a wealth of activities on offer.

Our top 5 recommendations for winter activities in the area:

  • Skiing (downhill and cross country).
  • Dog sledging
  • Snow Mobil safari
  • Ice fishing
  • Fulufjället national park to see Sweden’s biggest frozen waterfall

For recommendations of more local activities, of which there are plenty, upon arrival we will be happy to talk to you and guide you through our surrounding area, explaining all available activities and providing you with brochures, pamphlets and contacts so that you can maximize your holiday.

At Knappgården we offer an extensive range of complimentary outdoor and indoor winter activities. Please see facilities page for our indoor and outdoor activities offered free of charge at the hotel.

From the hotel you can ski go straight out with the snow scooter for miles of prepared routes.

In the winter the skiing is the main attraction for most tourists with several good ski areas close by like Fjätervålen, Idre Fjäll and Idre Himmelfjäll.  Tracks for cross country skiing is available one many places.