Autumn at Karins Sportbod

The winter site will be available shortly.

Opening Hours

Wed – Sat 09:00 – 17:00

Summer at Karins Sportbod

Best rental prices and friendliest staff in Lofsdalen

Rental at Karins Sportbod

Rent bicycle

Hyr cykel på Karins Sportbod
Go for a bike ride in the beautiful mountain surroundings. We have electric and regular bikes for young cyclists, asphalt, dirt road and terrain. The bikes can be rented by the hour, day or week.

Rent Canoe & Kayak

Hyr kajak & kanot på Karins Sportbod
Rent Kayak or Canoes at Karins Sportbod and go explore lake Lofssjön. Leisure kayaking, canoeing or angling is a great way to spend at day in Lofsdalen.

Rent boat

Hyr båt på Karins Sportbod
Rent a boat in Lake Lofssjön for fishing and exploring. You are treated great angling opportunities for trout, perch and pike. Go exploring in the 2-mile-long lake. Fish, swim and have a pleasant time.

Bear watching

Spend the night in Lofsdalen Bear’s Den with good chances of seeing the European brown bear and other large Nordic predators. It is an experience you will never forget.

Rent SUP Board

Experience Lofsdalen in a new exciting way. Standup paddling is a great way to get out on the water for relaxation or a workout. The board is inflatable and very stable. The SUP board is easy to drive forward and feels safe.


Fiske Lofsdalen 2023

Fishing in Lofsdalens lakes and streams for Trout, Grayling, Char, Perch and Pike. Karins Sportbod sell fishing permits and baits, lures and .fishing equipment. Ask for tips and advice about good spots to fish. Children under 15 years of age fish for free.

Fun at Karins Sportbod

New bikes

Scott Genius 930 eRide MTB
full suspension

Lofsdalen is investing heavily for the summer of 2023 with several new mountain bike trails and the new Lofsdalen Fjällpark MTB. To delight visitors to Karins Sportbod, the bike rental now offers the new full suspension Scott Genius 930 eRide, full suspension Scott Spark 960 and Scott Aspect 950 and 750. We also rent out Scott Roxter bikes for youth and children, as well as Scott Contessa for the youngest cyclists.

A well-stocked store and rental service in Lofsdalen

Opening Hours

Wed – Sat 09:00 – 17:00

Living the life and breathing the mountain air

Emil Backman
Emilia Head
Emilia Hed
Kicki Penders
Kiki Penders
Rasmus Johansson
Rasmus Johansson

Our story

Karin Sportbod is a family business with roots in Lofsdalen. In our shop you’ll find fashion, interior design, fishing gear and sports clothing for children and adults. In addition to the store, we accommodate a well-stocked bike rental with Electric MTB’s and regular MTB’s from Scott.Karins Sportbod was founded by Karin and Sven-Emil Backman in the late 1970s. Today the company is headed by their son Emil Backman, CEO, along with Emila Hed, store manager. Throughout 40 great years, we have helped our customers make their stay in Lofsdalen both fun and memorable. We hope you become one of them!

Find us

Karins Sportbod is located right in the center of Lofsdalen close to every­thing. You just drive straight ahead as you enter in Lofsdalen until you see the center. Karins Sportbod resides on the seaside near Ica Lofsdalen, the camping and tourist office.

Address and telephone
Lofsdalsvägen 41
842 96 Lofsdalen
+46 680-410 12

Opening Hours

Wed – Sat 09:00 – 17:00