Mont Cascades is located in Candely, Quebec. It is a well-known ski resort, water park and golf course. The fact that it is located just a few steps away from Ottawa-Gatineu region, makes this area always busy both in summer and winter season. A lot of people visit this place every year from all over the world, in order to enjoy themselves in all fields.
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Cross Country Skiing in Riksgränsen Ski Resort, Kiruna, Sweden
Cross Country Skiing at Riksgransen is the ultimate experience for the keen skiers, enjoying the off piste routes. There is nothing better than Cross Country Skiing on a sunny day on a run of 1.3 km/0.8 mi long across Vandrarhemmet.
There are two runs organized during the season. The first one is beyond the camping area, about 3.7 km/2.3 mi long. The second one is performed up in the high zone, accessible by lifts. There are many country runs in the area, either on other villages nearby or spots with magnificent view over the mountains.
From April to May, the resort is offering a 27 km/16.7 mi long of groomed run from Riksgransen to Bjorkliden via Katterjakk, Karkevagge and Laktatjakko Mountain Lodge. From June, there is also a groomed run taking place, starting from Laktatjakko Mountain Lodge. You can also explore the Riksgränsen mountains full of trails and untouched paths. The white scenery of the Scandinavian wilderness will amaze you.
A qualified guide may accompany you for a run into the Riksgransen’s wilderness. Climb on the high tops into untouched snow setting of the nearby mountains. There are also tours available on request. You can move across the pistes on 6 ski lifts, with Nordalsliften being the longest one (1350 m/4429 ft long) and a vertical drop of 300 m/984 ft. Riksgransen resort also provides many additional services to visitors, like training schools for avalanche, cafe and restaurant, medical facilities and resting areas.
How to Get to Destination
Use SJ train services. Riksgransen train station is located very close to the ski resort.
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