Nesbyen is a great place for bicycling along quiet gravel roads and roads with little traffic. Some of the rides are somewhat challenging due to steep hills, while a few others are easy. Two of the bike routes are also marked for pole hiking. HALLINGDALSRUTA Nesbyen is part of Hallingdalsruta (The Hallingdal Route), a sign-posted bicycle route from Geilo to Nesbyen. Leave your car in Nesbyen, go to Geilo by train or bus and cycle back to Nesbyen in one day. This ride will suit most cyclists as you'll be gradually descending from Geilo at 650 masl. to Nesbyen at 168 masl. Read more about the Hallingdal Route. If you wish to rent a bicycle in Nesbyen, we recommend ordering in advance from Tretterud Sport. Marked bike trails in Nesbyen: 1. THE SaTEFJELL ROUTE Marked as black / Very difficult. The Satefjell Route is 40 km long and runs from Myking and over the mountain to Tunhovd. You'll be in the high mountains with great views and several fishing waters and swimming spots. You'll be cycling on mountain roads, off-road on trails and on roads with more traffic. The route runs on a narrow and rocky trail between Gronhovd and Hakatjon in Tunhovd. You'll have to carry your bike for 1-2 km, estimate some extra time on account of the brush. When you get to Hakatjon, follow the road to Tunhovd and back to Myking. This route is for enthusiasts who are ready for a challenge. Route facts, map, information and gpx coordinates. 2. KULUSETRUNDEN Bicycle and Pole hiking / Marked as green. Kulusetrunden is app. 5 km long and runs past Kulusetberget and Kuluset nature trail. The route is recommended for families and runs on gravel roads between old summer farm and through cabin areas. Take a little detour to Kulusetberget and see the panoramic view of Hallingskarvet and the Hemsedal mountains. There’s a board at the top showing the names of the mountain tops and the directions. We recommend starting at Nystolkroken Café. 3. THE SOLLI ROUTE The Solli Route is 10 km long. You'll be riding through a beautiful cultural landscape over Sollia. We recommend stopping at Nystolkroken Café of the café at the GolfAlpin golf course. The route is marked as red because of a very steep hill at Bogaset. Gradient red (green). 12 km. Cycling 1,5-2 hours city 2-3 hours. Terrain: forest, seats and cabin area Altitude: 720-975 Starting point: Nesbyen Golf Resort. Parking: P-space. Directions: Drive from Nesbyen against Nesbyen Alpine. Nesbyen Golf Resort is located just to the right of Alpin Center. Route facts, map, information and gpx coordinates. 4. THE NESBYEN ROUTE Marked as green. The Nesbyen Route is 15 km long. Start off in the town centre, where you can park at Coop Marked groceries. Cycle up to the museum and down Mollevegen and through Old Nes. Follow the road Alfarvegen towards Gol to Smedsgarden Hotell. Just after Smedsgarden, you’ll have to cross Rv. 7 three times to get to Tyribakkbrua Bridge. Cross the bridge and ride along the east side along the railroad tracks back to the town centre. 5. THE TRYTETJERN ROUTE Bicycle / Marked as red. The Trytetjern Route starts off in the town centre and continues through Todalen past the popular swimming water Trytetjern. you can extend the trip by making a detour to Liodden, where you can stop at Liodden Cultural Landscape Area. The Trytetjern Route is marked as red because of the hill at the start and finish, and if you take the detour to Liodden, you’ll be cycling along Rv. 7 for about 5 km. Route facts, map, information and gpx coordinates. 6. THE GARNaS ROUTE Bicycle / Marked as black. The Garnas Route is 57 km long. Follow the same route as The Trytetjern Route towards Gol. Cross the bridge at Svenkerud and continue towards Gol on the west side. Pass Gol railway station and the motor centre. Follow the roads upwards until you turn off to Ridalen at Torpo. Follow the road through Fladalen and through the crater. Go down the road Garnasveien to the highway and follow the route back to Nesbyen town centre. This route is marked as black and is suitable for those who want a proper exercise trip, possibly with a night in a tent in the mountains. Route facts, map, information and gpx coordinates.