Arvika Kanot & Turistcenter


Glaskogen trail

Natursevärdheter, Vandringsleder Glava, Arvika kommun

Bring your rucksack and experience nature in the best possible way. Hiking is a relaxing and healthy way to exercise, and also gives you great opportunities to study nature. Glaskogen offers 300 km of hiking trails, you can choose anything from a round trip for a few hours or weekly tours without having to take the same trail twice. All trails are marked with orange, there are signs in the crossings, and along the paths there are windbreaks, overnight cabins and resting places. However, you still ought to bring your own tent just in case the overnight cabins and windbreaks are already occupied.

arvika trekking
Foto: L.D.

At the Karl XII:s cottage in Lenungshammar there is a nature and culture path that is suitable for walks in ordinary shoes and also with prams. The path is 5 km and along it there are several information boards describing geological and historical sights along the way. Make a stop in the café for a coffee or order a picnic basket and enjoy it at any of the resting places along the nature and culture path.

When using the facilities of Glaskogen a visitor's card, "the Glaskogen Card", is required. The entire amount paid for the card will go to maintaining the area.


24 hours SEK 30/person

Yearly season-ticket SEK 400/person, SEK 600/family