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Hikes in North Jutland

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You are not the only one who has opened your eyes to North Jutland as a hiking destination. The nature of North Jutland is absolutely eminent, and therefore the area is also fantastic for experiencing good local and unique hiking routes.

There is no better way to experience beautiful natural areas, get up close to the culture and local people, than by hiking. Experience the unique natural gems such as the power and winds of the North Sea, the beautiful landscapes of the fjords, the gentle waters and beaches of the east coast, as well as the beautiful natural areas inland. Here you will walk along North Jutland's most beautiful hiking routes and experience fantastic landscapes and beautiful views. And rarely does a lunch taste as good as a picnic in the open air or at the local cafe.

There is a large selection of different accommodation options such as shelter sites, campsites, holiday homes, hotels, North Jutland youth hostels, etc.

Hikes in North Jutland

The North Jutland nature is unique, but for some also overlooked as an opportunity for a solid hiking holiday. The landscape is characterized by the forces and history of the ice age, it provides a very large variety of coasts, hills, valleys, and natural areas which are fantastic for hiking. You can get inspiration and a guide to some of the hiking trails:

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Hiking in Rold Skov / Rold Forest

With an abundance of trails and sights in Rold Forest and Rebild Bakker, there is something for everyone! The hiking trails are marked with yellow or white markings on trees and posts, to make navigat...

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The North Sea Trail
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The North Sea Trail

The North Sea Trail is a coastline hiking trail through the seven countries surrounding the North Sea; Denmark, Norway, Sweden, Netherlands, Germany, England and Scotland.

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Dronningestien Nature Trail
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Dronningestien Nature Trail

Nature trail that stretches some 5 km from Pikkerbakken in the south along the edge of the Bangsbo Fort area.

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Trail of Vilsted Sø / Vilsted Lake
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Trail of Vilsted Sø / Vilsted Lake

Hiking trail around Vilsted lake


Vilsted lake is a great area for outdoor activities.
The area around the lake is one of Denmark's finest restoration projects with a rich birdlife, good access for dis...

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Læsø Rundt Vandrerute
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Læsø Rundt Vandrerute

A 58 km long hike that gets you around Læsø

The Coastal Route on Mors
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The Coastal Route on Mors

The Coastal Route is a unique opportunity to spend one or more days in natural beauty, sleeping in shelters. The coastal route is the only place in Denmark where a coherent network of shelters allows ...

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Kløverstier i Hjørring (Hiking trails)
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Kløverstier i Hjørring (Hiking trails)

Kløverstier, Springvandspladsen Hjørring

If you enjoy the outdoors and want to combine this with exercise Kløverstierne offers this opportunity.

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Hiking along the Ancient Road Hærvejen
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Hiking along the Ancient Road Hærvejen

The Ancient Road Hærvejen in Northern Jutland was opened in May 2014 and is a joined Nordic project.

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Trail 100 - Løkken-Blokhus
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Trail 100 - Løkken-Blokhus

Trail 100 is a trail system along the North Sea from Blokhus to Løkken, which is suitable for hikers, cyclists, mountain bikers and runners. Trail 100 is available as a leaflet and can be purchased at...

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Kastbjerg Ådal - hiking routes
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Kastbjerg Ådal - hiking routes

In 2017 different hiking trails, that were not open to the public in the scenic river valley, were opened. The trails give you opportunity to either go for a small walk or a longer hike – both in love...

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Sensory Hiking for adults at Lildstrand
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Sensory Hiking for adults at Lildstrand

The aim is to find peace in nature, that you focus on the senses, getting new experiences and impressions of what is already known - get a mindful experience and find peace by just being, and enjoy th...

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Hiking routes in northern Jutland

You can easily go hiking in North Jutland on your own, with family or friends. It is important to know some of the unique hiking routes that the North Jutland areas have to offer. The routes are generally well structured with signage, the option to download or purchase maps, there may also be an option to download specific apps.

'Kløver' trails (Kløverstierne)

'Kløverstierne' are built with a centrally located starting point, from which four different routes originate. The routes have different lengths of, for example, 2.5 km, 5 km, 7.5 km, and 10 km. There are several different local trails and definitely one that is just right for what you need.

Attractions in northern Jutland

North Shore Surf Løkken familie
Outdoor activities
Telt under stjernehimmel i Nationalpark Thy
Spend a night under the stars
Værelse på Blokhus Strandhotel
Accommodation
Hirtshals fyr
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