A network of tracks crisscrosses the hills around Åre; ask the tourist office for the excellent Hikebike.se and Sommarguiden booklets, which will tell you all you need to know. A popular hiking route south of nearby Storlien is the Jämttriangle, from Sylarna STF fjällstation mountain lodge (0647 722 00, stfsylarna.com; dorms 250kr, doubles 800kr) via the one at Blåhammaren (0647 722 00, stfblahammaren.com; dorms 375kr, doubles 1000kr) to Storulvån (0647 722 00, stfstorulvan.com; dorms 260kr, doubles 1200kr), which takes in fantastic wilderness scenery close to the Norwegian border and involves overnight stays in the mountain lodges. The mountains around Åre are also as good a place as any to go mountain biking; the tourist office can help sort out a bike for you and has information about a series of trails, known collectively as Åre Bike Park.

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