The joy of cycling can be felt when you are cycling through a beautiful city, breathtaking natural sites or mountainous terrain of Himos area. The Himos-Jämsä region offers splendid opportunities for cycling. By bike, you can get quickly and conveniently from one place to another, or alternatively you can head out for a longer trip on a bike. The Himos-Jämsä region has good options both for touring and mountain biking. Himos has eFatbikes for rent, check availability in advance. So why not head out for an adventure along 36 kilometers long Himos-Jämsä touring bike route. Also on offer is the bumpy and winding Pumptrack, located in the centre of Jämsä, which you can wind your way around on a bike, scooter or skateboard. The more challenging balance track is suitable for all ages.
Cycling routes and bicycle rental
The Himos-Jämsä region has good options both for touring and mountain biking. Suitable routes for biking can be found, for example, in Isojärvi National Park. Around Himos there are splendid landscapes among which you can choose the cycle route, that suits you best, Northen biking route or Bikin route of Jämsänniemi. You can head out on your bike trip using either your own bike or one rented from Himos.
Isojärvi National Park
Isojärvi National Park has a 16 km long mountain bike trail. On the Isojärvi cycling route, you follow in the footsteps of the former savotti. In places, the challenging route runs over cliffs to rugged fabrics and down into gorge valleys. In addition to café services, you can rent fatbikes, rowing boats, canoes, accommodation and a sauna at the Herety’s cabin café in Isojärvi National Park. There are a total of 30 km of hiking trails in the area, which are signposted and there are tent and campfire sites along them.
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Hiking in nature
Enchanting nature, impressive terrain and sparkling waters – the Jämsä region offers all kinds of nature experiences. Himos, Päijänne and Isojärvi National Park warmly welcome tourists to enjoy the natural beauty of Lakeland Finland.Read more
The region's intriguing cultural experiences invite you to come and see the Himos-Jämsä region’s enchanting museums, striking art exhibitions and top-quality theatrical performances. The Jämsä region offers plenty to see, from the Moose Zoo to the region’s traditional felt culture.Read more