Autumn at Karins Sportbod

Best rental prices and friendliest staff in Lofsdalen

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 bicycle

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 Canoe & Kayak

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.

Rent boat

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.

Bear watching

Fishing in Lofsdalens lakes and streams for Trout, Grayling, Char, Perch and Pike. We sell fishing permits and bait. Children under 15 years of age fish for free.


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.

Rent SUP Board

New bikes

Scott Genius eRide 920 Electric MTB

Scott Aspect 950 MTB full suspension

Lofsdalen is investing greatly with several new cycle tracks for mountain biking and the new Lofsdalen Fjällpark MTB. To delight this year's visitors to Karin's Sportbod, we have filled the bike rental with this year's models of all bikes. The electric MTB Scott Genius eRide 920 and 930 are the top models. We have also brought in a full suspension Scott Sparc 960 which we know will be wholeheartedly greeted by our most enthusiastic MTB riders.

Regarding Corona Covid-19

Special rules summer season 2021

A well-stocked store and rental service in Lofsdalen

Open Thurs-Sat 10-17. Between 25/11 and 1/12 the store is completely closed due to remodeling but the rental is open Thurs-Sat 10-17.

Living the life and breathing the mountain air

Emil Backman
Emilia Hed
Kicki Penders
Kiki Penders
Simon Danielsson

Out 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 Open Thurs-Sat 10-17. Between 25/11 and 1/12 the store is completely closed due to remodeling but the rental is open Thurs-Sat 10-17.