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Discover The Ancient Road in Himmerland on foot

Photo: Jens Kirkeby

In Himmerland we are happy that we can offer two hiking routes. The Ancient Roads splits north of Aars into a northeastern route towards Aalborg and Frederikshavn, and a northwestern route towards Løgstør and Hirtshals. Now it´s your turn to choose the hiking route you prefer.
 

The landscape is typical for Middle Jutland with the Limfjord, forests and open areas as well as several smaller and larger green gems of nature along the way.

This route has a wide range of attractions on offer: from small to large. If there was enough space on this page, we would love to tell you about every single one of them! 
Instead we chose a smaller selection. At the top you can find information regarding the cities, the nature and the history as well as detailed suggestions for different hiking sections. 
At the bottom of the page there is information to help you plan your trip. Please note that you can also find a lot of interesting information in “Hærvejen – Guide for hikers and cyclists”, the print version of our map.
 

Nature|culture
The Ancient Road
Himmerland

Photo: Jens Kirkeby

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Hiking sections

Photo: Jens Kirkeby

Restaurants | Accommodation | Find your way

In the interactive map of The Ancient Road there is information about accommodation and restaurants along the way. In our printed map and in our app, you can find all the information you need to find the correct path 
or to prepare your route beforehand.  

Restaurants|Accomodation|Attractions

The interactive map of the The Ancient Road

Hostels on the Ancient Road

Hostels on the Ancient Road

Does half-board, accommo-dation and luggage transfer sound like a great offer? Take a look at our ”booking” page at the top

The maps of the The Ancient Road

Download the maps of the The Ancient Road here