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Nomads² Kiruna-Alta

Nomads²blog post #6 ride

Also in Lapland, FinlandFinnmark, NorwayNorrbotten, Sweden

Mountain Biking Difficult

484 km
3 km
3.4 km
1 day +
Low Point
6 m
High Point
521 m
Nomads² Kiruna-Alta Map

This is a popular mountain biking route which is generally considered to be difficult. It's an unknown remoteness, it features unknown exposure and is typically done in an unknown time of year. From a low point of 6 m to the maximum altitude of 521 m, the route covers 484 km, 3006 vertical metres of ascent and 3430 vertical metres of descent.


Cycling towards the nomadic people inhabiting between the northernmost point of Europe, North Cape, and the southern terminal of the African continent, Cape Agulhas…Nomads²: nomads by nomads, from cape to cape…a cycling odyssey!



Mostly stable trail tread with some variability featuring larger and more unavoidable obstacles that may include, but not be limited to: bigger stones, roots, steps, and narrow curves. Compared to lower intermediate, technical difficulty is more advanced and grades of slopes are steeper. Ideal for upper intermediate riders.