Geilo is a great starting point for exciting bicycle trips. Jump on your bike and roll slowly or pedal hard on the quiet roads, fine trails-in the woods, on the mountains, through the valley, or along the fjord.

Read more about: Bike Tours Geilo and Surroundings, Freeride Biking, Rallarvegen (The Navvy Road), and Biking Around Ustedalsfjorden.


The route is adapted for the experienced and for those who the bike race is mostly a nice trip. The start is at the Hol Old Church, and the goal is the center of Geilo.

The exercise classes have a route length of 45 km and the competition classes have a route length of 55 km.



Whether you would like to wander slowly on short trips or would prefer more intense hikes, Geilo is the perfect starting point for experiencing the mountains.

Read more about: Hiking, Hiking with a Guide, Hallingskarvet National Park, Hardangervidda National Park, Sherpa Trail Up to Hallingskarvet, and Around Ustadalsfjorden.


Hunting and Fishing

Geilo has great hunting grounds. Øen Turistsenter & Geilo Vandrerhjem sells hunting licenses for small game at Skorpa and Hallingskarvet Statsallmenninger.

Read more about: Fishing, Fishing with a Guide, and Hunting.

The river Bardøla runs right beside Øen Turistsenter & Geilo Vandrerhjem and our guests are welcome to fish there for free. Fishing otherwise in the area requires a fishing license.


There are many other activities that you can enjoy in the Geilo area. Please read more about all the exciting activities offered here.