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Pilgrim Trail Stage

Helgonleden, The Saints Trail, Färila to Hovra

Pilgrim Trail · Hälsingland
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  • The Church of Färila
    / The Church of Färila
    Photo: Elisabeth Andersson, Paxwalk
  • / Flottarstigen
    Photo: Färila,
m 500 400 300 200 16 14 12 10 8 6 4 2 km Hovra Vandrarhem Kakfén, Färila

From the Church of Färila, the trail runs down through the centre of Färila. Near the campsite you will find the Fleet Path (Flottarstigen) that follows Ljusnan – an amazingly beautiful stretch! Flottarstigen is the crown of the hiking trails in Färila – with the sound of rushing streams and the sights of green-glowing nature. You might also get a chance to spot beavers in the area.
16.9 km
4:14 h
70 m
47 m
From the Church of Färila, you walk through the centre of Färila, with the grocery stores, patisserie, pharmacy, etc. The road leads down to the beach of Ljusnan, the campsite, and there you will find Flottarstigen. Follow it to the turnoff road that leads to the hostel in Hovra – Hovra Vandrarhem.


About Flottarstigen (in Swedish)

The trail runs on the south side of Ljusnan, following the river. The trail is marked with orange markings on the trees, and in some cases posts.


The stretch of Flottarstigen (in Swedish)

Brochure on Flottarstigen (in Swedish) User
Ulf Sighede
Updated: December 13, 2019

Highest point
204 m
Lowest point
136 m

Rest Stop

Hovra Vandrarhem - Hovra Hostel
Kakfén, Färila

Safety information

Bring a lunch pack and something to drink!


all notes on protected areas

Arrival by train, car, foot or bike

Related Events

7/16, 10:00 AM–2:00 PM
Pre-registration required
Event Organiser: Färila församling och Pilgrimstid | Source: Paxwalk

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16.9 km
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