Himmelbjerget Ruten – High Route

This route is not strictly the Himmelbjerget ruten because the northern and southern track actually covers all the high points of the surrounding Silkeborg lake area diverting from Himmelbjerget ruten. Denmark might not be a land comprising mountainous landscape but don't be fooled, this route offers some challenging climbs and beautiful views. I hike with …

Skåneleden Trail SL3 Sections 2, 3 and 4 – Söderåsen Nationalpark

Pack weight 7.8kg Photos on Flickr Friday May 20th 2016 I did this same section of the trail back in January this year only the other way around and different camp sites. This time we took the train from Copenhagen central at 14:00 pm to Klippan station in Sweden arriving at about 16:30 pm. We …

Himmelbjerget Ruten – hiking around the Silkeborg lakes

The hiking route, Himmelbjerget Ruten, runs from Ry Station along the northern side of the Himmelbjerg Lakes to Silkeborg Station and from here south of the lakes to Himmelbjerget. Halfway along this stretch you can get across the lakes on a solar-powered passenger ferry. Himmelbjerget was acquired for the Danish people by King Christian VIII …

Skåneleden Trail SL1 parts of section 3 (which is also Blekingeleden Trail stage 3), section 3A (the old discontinued section) and section 4

Pack weight 8.8kg Photos on Flickr Friday April 15th 2016 We meet at Bökestad parking area at 3pm. The drive from Copenhagen takes about 2.5 hours. The first stage takes us along the SL1 trail from Bökestad to an area near Bäen and about 5-6km. This is a primitive camping area with no facilities and …

Skåneleden Trail SL3 Sections 2, 3, 4 and part of 5 – Söderåsen Nationalpark

Total pack weight aprox. 9.5kg Photos on Flickr Saturday 30th January 2016 We all met at Röstånga at 9:00 am. After driving 3 cars up to Klöva Hallar, where we will be ending the trip, we all drove back to Röstånga in one vehicle and started the hike at 10:00 am. I have never been …