Activity-WILDERNESS-RIDING-WINTER 2017-10-26T09:54:54+00:00


A beautiful, energetic and peaceful activity. The experience includes an overnight in a cozy charcoal hut with open fire place and where you sleep on inflatable mattress and sheepskin rugs, ride on Icelandic horses and outdoor lunch in nature.

Wherever you go, you see nature covered with white sparkling snow. The views are beautiful and the sun is hot and heats well on the cheeks. It is a peaceful and harmonious feeling that comes up within you. Magic is the word! To go on a ride in the forests of Bergslagen is a speedy and fun way to experience our magnificent nature. During the tour you take you up on horseback through forest and land and you will discover many wonderful and unique places. At a suitable lake, we stop to be served a delicious locally produced wilderness lunch. After some boiling coffee and cake, we continue the journey back home. In the evening you can go down to the floating sauna in lake Skärsjön for a nice relaxing end to the day.

You can choose to make overnighting day before riding or after riding. If you overnight the day before the riding you do the incheck in Kolarbyn between 14.00-15.00. Are you going to start with the riding, the in incheck are between 09:00-09.30.

Price: Adult 1900 SEK & child 1600 SEK, member in Swedish Turist Association adult 1850 SEK & children 1575 SEK.

Date: Arranged on fixed dates. Dates for winter 2018 are not yet determined. Also bookable other dates if you are a group more then 4 participants.

Time & Location: You can choose to do the overnight day before riding or to make overnight after riding. If you want to stay in Kolarbyn the day before you do the incheck in Kolarbyn between 14:00-15:00, will you stay in Kolarbyn after riding you do your incheck on Saturday at 09.00-09:30. You have access to the huts until 12 noon the day of departure. The tour begins on Saturday at 10:00 and ends at about 16.00. You go with your own car about 10 minutes from Kolarbyn to where we’ll ride.

Participants: Maximum 8-10 participants. The age limit is 10 years and maximum weight is 90kg to ride the horses.

Include the price: Horse riding, lodging in charcoal hut with inflatable mattress and sheepskin to sleep on, lunch in the forest during the riding, breakfast that you cook yourself over the fire, access to the floating sauna for 2 hours (Shared with others & you heat it up yourself), firewood to chop and to make fire with, candles, matches, drinking water from the spring in the forest, access to fireplaces, borrow primitive kitchen equipment and to cook food over the fire, washing facilities in the stream, recycling facility for rubbish, access to seats in the assembly hall (if not booked by a group). You organize the dinner yourself.

Lodging: Singel bed for 2 persons in charcoal hut

Other: We recommend you to bring weatherproof clothes and shoes. warm clothes for cold nights, sleeping bag, pillow, flashlight, Vi rekommenderar att du tar med dig vädertåliga kläder och skor, varma kläder för kalla nätter, sovsäck, kudde, ficklampa, camera, binoculars, swimwear, towel, water bottle, snacks.

Optional: Rent sleeping bag equipment for 150 SEK (sleeping bag, small pillow & sheets)





  One of the best things I've done
Excellent place! I will 100 percent returning in the future (hopefully not too distant)!
/from Joe, 2015-06-10

  I have traveled around the world but had one of the best experiences ever in Kolarbyn. Beautiful as a fairy tale …
/from Josefine, 2014-12-08

The second stay at Kolarbyn and we are pleased also this time. Everyone should experience at least one night in Kolarbyn! I write it reluctantly, because I would like to have it all to myself! The breakfast was worth every penny!
/from Wes, 2015-09-28