Hiking in the Lake District

The lake district is home to some of the best hiking trails in Denmark! So why not spend a day out exploring these beautiful tracks? Take time to breathe in the scents of the forest and enjoy the sights of our colorful heather. Simply bring your walking boots and camera – and come enjoy the scenery.

Top Trails of the Silkeborg Area

Pack your rucksack and head off on a walk near Silkeborg. The rambling trails in and around Silkeborg vary in severity and length – just as the landscape alternates between woodland, heath, hills and valleys. See descriptions and maps of the various routes below.


Take a guided tour with a Silkeborg Guide, nature guide or fish expert and receive useful information, guidance and funny stories about the nature, history in Silkeborg City. The Silkeborg Guides is an association of authorised tourist guides. The guides organise guided tours throughout th...