Find where to run in Hässelby strand, Sweden -
Scroll up to edit or save
> Sweden > Hässelby strand > SE >

Running in Hässelby strand

Show on the map
About sea level About sea level

Introduction to running in Hässelby strand

Hässelby is the home of Hässelby SK; one of the most notable track clubs in Sweden. Their home track is Hässelby IP which is the only track in the area.

Read more about running in Sweden.

Scenic runs in Hässelby strand

Riddersvik is a small park area by the water behind the Riddersvik castle that is recommended for a run.

Riddersvik (image source)

Best places for workouts in Hässelby strand

Grimstafältet is a popular area for interval training. It is a rather flat area with tarmac and gravel roads in addition to a big grass field. Close by is Grimstaspåret where you can find hilly gravel trails for a challenging run.

Johannelundstoppen is one of the longer hills in greater Stockholm with about 400m from the southeastern entry to the top. It posts a challenge for your hill workout and offers a nice view at the top.


Johannelundstoppen (image source)

Read more about working out in Sweden.

Winter running in Hässelby strand

Running in a new city in the winter time can be tricky. Bad weather and darkness makes it hard to find good places to run.

Hässelby IP, Grimsta 2.3km and Lövstaspåret has lighting.

Highly rated places to run in Hässelby strand

Hässelby IP is a popular place to run in this area.

Your favourite running surface in Hässelby strand

For those who like to run on soft surfaces, these are recommended: Grimsta 4.8km and Lövstaspåret.

A bit further away you have Järva sågspånsloop, Drottningholms slottspark and Järvafältet at your disposal.

Some routes for trail runners to try that are not to far from Hässelby strand are Skogsrundan 3.3km and Fornstigen 18km.

Fornstigen 18km

18km hilly trail running route
Image by RUN:TRACK:RUN on Flickr

Ängby IP

400m synthetic track
Image by Martin Öhman on Flickr


Created by Martin Öhman 2295 - @runtrackrun

Martin Öhman - Creator of RUN:TRACK:RUN and 2:21-marathoner
Creator of RUN:TRACK:RUN and 2:21-marathoner

Running tracks in Hässelby strand

Hässelby IP

Show 1 track on the map

Hässelby IP is missing some info

Please fill out the form below if you have the local knowledge to help your fellow runners.
Status in winter conditions

Close to Hässelby strand

Lambarudd | Canton village | Kungshättan | Sundbybergs kommun | Rocksta | Solna | Ekerö | Solna kommun | Parksidan | Stockholm