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Cross-Country Skiing Area Östersund in Jämtland: Position on map

Cross-Country Skiing Östersund

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The Cross-Country Area

© IBU World Championships Biathlon Östersund 2019

Östersund is located in the Jämtland region, right by lake Storsjön, and is a world famous Biathlon World Cup venue. The stadium features almost 90 kilometres (56 miles) of tracks - not only for professionals. The circuits range from 2.5 to 14 kilometres (1.5 to 8.7 miles) long and include easy practise trails as well as demanding tracks with steep ascents.

Cross-country skiing is possible from November through April. The stadium is open Monday through Friday from 8:00 to 21:30 as well as from 10:00 to 16:30 on the weekends. Part of the trails is lightened until 22:00.

If you don't have your own cross-country equipment, everything is available for rent at the stadium. Courses for beginners are on offer as well. Furthermore, you get the opportunity to try your hand at biathlon.

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Getting Here

Östersund is located approximately 550 kilometres (342 miles) north east of Stockholm. From there, the E4 leads to Sundsvall over Uppsala and Gävle. From here, continue on E14 over Fränsta and Bräcke to Östersund. Another possibility is taking a train to Östersund.

Contact

Visit Östersund Tourist Center
Rådhusgatan 44
83182
Östersund
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Phone+46(0)63-701 17 00

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Facts

Elevation984 ft - 1312 ft
Skating 34.18 miles
Classic 55.3 miles
Lighted trails 32.31 miles