Fyra miniatyrcyklar på rad cyklar åt vänster. Foto: Anton Nita, MostPhotos
Foto: Anton Nita, MostPhotos

Please contact Milena Podolšak if you want to come along, see below.

When and where?

Saturdays in the Stockholm area.

The next tour

Saturday 23 October at 13.00 from commuter train station Stockholms södra, by exit Swedenborgsgatan.
Google pin to the meeting point.

Route

Stockholms Södra – Eriksdalslunden – Tanto strandbad – Pålsundsparken – Högalidskyrkan – Skinnarviksberget (short stop) – Slussen – Mandelparken – Tullgårdsparken – Nytorget (fika) – station Stockholms södra (see the map below for details).

If you live a bit outside central Stockholm, you can catch commuter train (pendeltåg) to station Stockholms södra. Bikes are aloud on commuter trains during the weekends and there is a designated place in the front/back of each wagon. Please note that you cannot take your bike on/off the train at commuter train stations Stockholm City, Arlanda or the main entrance at station Odenplan. Bikes are not allowed on the metro (tunnelbanan) or T-centralen.
SL: Cykel ombord (Bike onboard, only in Swedish)

How far are we going?

On 23 October: 15 km in a slow pace around Södermalm ("Söder"). We'll finish the tour with a fika at the cafe Gildas rum (Skånegatan 79).
Gildas rum

  • Shorter trips: 15–25 km, slower pace, afternoons, one–two fika breaks.
  • One-day excursions: 40–60 km, a little bit faster tempo, lunch and fika breaks, in combination with commuter train.

Earlier routes

16 October: Västerhaninge commuter train station – Västerby (fika) – Grödby – Väggarö – Ösmö (lunch at a restaurant) – Norsbol – Nynäshamn commuter train station

2 October: Rosersbergs commuter train station – Steninge slottsby (fika) – Sigtuna (lunch) – Wenngarns slott – Märsta commuter train station (32 km).

18 September: Frescati – Gärdet – Djurgården (fika) – Albano – Frescati (15 km).

Should you bring anything?

Bike, water bottle, warm clothes, possibly rainwear, money for transports, fika and lunch, mobile phone and possibly a powerbank. A repair kit in case of a flat tyre might be a good idea, and a first aid kit – Milena brings both, as well as a bicycle pump (with two different valve adapters).

What about the weather?

Trips will be cancelled in case of very bad weather.

Any costs?

Participants themselves bear transport, lunch and fika costs.

Would you like to come along?

Would you like to be involved in arranging a ride or do you just want to come along? Please note that pre-registration is required. Also, feel free to contact Milena Podolšak, should you have any questions or suggestions: milena.podolsak@su.se

Karta cykelturen 23 okt/Map cycling tour 23 Oct.
Cykelturen den 23 oktober. / The cycling route on 23 October. Google maps