Welcome to Riksgränsen, Sweden’s northernmost and most legendary ski resort. Nowhere else will you be so pampered in terms of feeling of freedom, natural snow and varied skiing terrain, on both the piste and off-piste. If you haven’t been here already, you really have something to look forward to. If you have been here, you know what we are talking about. On a good day, there is no ski resort in Sweden that can match skiing in Riksgränsen.
SWEDEN’S NORTHERNMOST & RENOWNED SKI RESORT
Welcome to Riksgränsen
- Open slopes12 / 17
- Open offpists2 / 2
- Open lifts6 / 6
- Snow depth166 cm
- Open slopes11 / 15
- Open offpists8 / 8
- Open lifts5 / 5
- Snow depth88 cm
Rooms and Accomodation
Hotel Riksgränsen is the heart of the village, centrally located only 100 meters from the ski system and just as close to the train station. At Hotell Riksgränsen you live comfortably in our hotel or ski in ski out rooms, or in a self-catered apartments! Here you will also find Restaurant Lapplandia, the bar Grönan, sports shop and Relaxen SPA & Sauna with views of the Lapland mountain world and Lake Vassijaure. The meteorologist ski lodge is located directly adjacent to the hotel in the old customs house, which after a careful renovation has become a cozy and cozy ski lodge. Hostel Riksgränsen is located in the middle of Riksgränsen, a stone’s throw from the hotel, the train station and our ski area. The campsite in Riksgränsen is beautifully situated next to Lake Vassijaure and with a view of the entire facility. For an experience beyond the ordinary, we recommend a night at Låktatjåkko Mountain Station. Låktatjåkko has been a popular destination for hikers and skiers since 1939. The mountain station is Sweden’s highest located at 1228 m above sea level and is spectacularly located in a pass between two mountain peaks, 14 km from Riksgränsen and 9km from Björkliden.See all Accomodation
Events in Riksgränsen
You can already book events and competitions in Riksgränsen for Winter season 2021!
31/3-1/4 After ski & nattklubbRead more
Easter Program RiksgränsenRead more
21-22/4 Afterski & Night ClubRead more
Getting to Riksgränsen & Björkliden
By flight – By plane you travel from Stockholm to Kiruna in about 1.5 hours. From there, you take a bus, train or car on to Riksgränsen. The transfer between Kiruna and Riksgränsen takes about 1.5 hours, so it takes no more than about four hours from Stockholm to Riksgränsen.
By train – Step onboard the train in Stockholm or Gothenburg at night and wake up amidst the fantastic mountain scenery the next day. You will reach Riksgränsen by lunch time. VY runs the leg between Stockholm and Björkliden, which takes approximately 18 hours. From Riksgränsen train station, it’s only 100 metres down to Hotell Riksgränsen.
By car – While driving north on the E4 highway, turn left at Töre and take the E10 highway towards Kiruna and Narvik. You will find us just before you reach the Norwegian border.
Get here by train
With Vy you can travel by night train from Stockholm all the way to Björkliden. Choose if you want to book a seat, or buy a ticket to sleeping car – the night train has two departures every day in both directions. Make it easy for you and go by train! The most climate friendly option to travel by.Book ticket
Riksgränsen – Sweden’s northern-most and most legendary ski resort
Riksgränsen is a special place, with a long and special history. The amount of snow that once depopulated the town has today attracted hundreds of thousands of visitors.Read more about our history