2 miles
94 ft
-676 ft
1,971 ft
High Point

Aptas Details

  • Riding area
  • Difficulty rating
  • Trail type
  • Bike type
    AM, XC, Fat
  • Trail Usage
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Black Diamond
  • Physical rating
  • TTFs on trail
  • Global Ranking

The Aptas trail is an out and back that ends at the top of Ylinen Aptasvaara. The trail features great views and starts above treeline with a descent off the top. It then contours through the forest and ends with a final descent back to the trail head.
Access is only up and down the trail and as such all users should be aware of both climbing and descending users. Always control your speed and be polite to everyone you meet, on wheels or feet.

It's critical that users respect the environment while using this trail and always remain on trail. It can be a good idea to avoid this trail in times of prolonged wet weather,

Access Info

Follow the gravel road that starts at the Swedish Institute of Space Physics and drive/ride to the end of it. There you will find the trail head. Out of the two trails starting at the end of the gravel road, make sure to be on the one on your left hand side.

More Stats for Aptas mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -583 ft
  • Altitude min
    1,388 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,971 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,388 ft
  • Grade
  • Grade max
  • Grade min
  • Distance climb
    1,734 ft
  • Distance down
    2 miles
  • Distance flat
    1,003 ft
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Avg: 3 (1 votes)

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