Trails and outdoor life
Today, Himmelbjerget is one of the most visited natural areas in Denmark. Several thousand visitors arrive every year by car, boat, bicycle or on foot.
There are numerous possibilities for you to experience the area of Himmelbjerget, whether you hike or bike.
If you take the many car parks or the jetties of the Hjejle excursion boats as your starting point, you can experience the unique and hilly glacial landscape.
The hike around the Himmelbjerg Lakes is approximately 50 km. The more than 40-km-long hiking trial Himmelbjergruten has its starting point at Himmelbjerget and runs south of the Himmelbjerg Lakes to Silkeborg and from Silkeborg north of the lakes to Ry. From Ry to Himmelbjerget, you can follow the hiking route Aarhus-Silkeborg back to Himmelbjerget.